Department and Faculty

Photo of Mayo Clinic surgeons in operating room

Surgical procedures of the breast, endocrine system, gastrointestinal tract, colon, liver, pancreas, rectum and vascular system are performed within the Division of General Surgery at Mayo Clinic's campus in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona. Modern, comprehensive surgical care is provided for both routine and critically ill patients.


Our teaching faculty members are highly respected and recognized leaders in many fields of general and specialty surgery. Mayo Clinic surgeons are committed to the convergence of clinical patient care, education and research.

The surgical faculty at Mayo Clinic's campus in Arizona consists of dynamic teachers with a passion for improving surgical care in the U.S. through training future leaders in general surgery. They enjoy the direct mentoring and teaching that our model of education provides to our residents.

All faculty members of Mayo Clinic's Division of General Surgery in Arizona are board certified or board eligible in their fields.

Visiting professors

Residents training at Mayo Clinic's campus in Arizona not only have access to and receive teaching from prominent, recognized surgeons on our faculty, but also have the opportunity to interact with many outstanding visiting professors who visit Mayo Clinic each year. They present their work during various didactic programs and dinners, and participate in hospital rounds and conferences. The residents have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with visiting faculty members throughout their stay at Mayo Clinic.

Sept. 20, 2016