Faculty

Ziad T. Awad, MD, F.A.C.S.

Ziad T. Awad, MD, F.A.C.S.

Professor
Associate Chair, Clinical Operations; Chief, Division of General Surgery; Medical Director, Minimally Invasive Surgery Program; Program Director, Advanced GI Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship

William E. Bolger, MD

William E. Bolger, MD

Professor
Interim Chief, Division of Otolaryngology

David J. Chesire, PhD

David J. Chesire, PhD

Associate Professor
Director, Center for Healthy Minds and Practice

Marie Crandall, MD, MPH, FACS

Marie Crandall, MD, MPH, FACS

Professor
Associate Chair, Research; Chief, Division of Acute Care Surgery; Program Director, General Surgery Residency

Adeline Deladisma, MD, MPH

Adeline Deladisma, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor
Clerkship Director

James W. Dennis, MD

James W. Dennis, MD

Professor
Associate Chair, Educational and Faculty Affairs; Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery

David J. Ebler, MD, FACS

David J. Ebler, MD, FACS

Associate Professor
Medical Director, Trauma Program; Medical Director, Trauma One Flight Services

Rui P. Fernandes, MD, DMD, FACS, FRCS

Rui P. Fernandes, MD, DMD, FACS, FRCS

Professor
Associate Chair, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; Chief, Division of Head and Neck Surgery; Program Director, Head and Neck Oncologic Surgery and Microvascular Fellowship; Director, UF Center for Reconstructive Surgery; Co-Director, UF Health Skull Base Team

Bharti Jasra, MBBS (MD), F.A.C.S

Bharti Jasra, MBBS (MD), F.A.C.S

Assistant Professor

Matthew P. Kochuba, MD

Matthew P. Kochuba, MD

Assistant Professor
Assistant Medical Director, Extracorporeal Life Support Services

Firas Madbak, MD, FACS, FCCM

Firas Madbak, MD, FACS, FCCM

Associate Professor
Program Director, Surgical Critical Care Fellowship

John D. Murray, MD

John D. Murray, MD

Associate Professor
Chief, Division of Plastic Surgery

Leigh A. Neumayer, MD, MBA, MS, F.A.C.S.

Leigh A. Neumayer, MD, MBA, MS, F.A.C.S.

Professor
Chair, Department of Surgery

Ruchir Puri, MBBS (MD), MS, FACS

Ruchir Puri, MBBS (MD), MS, FACS

Associate Professor
Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency; Associate Program Director, Advanced GI Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship

Joseph R. Shiber, MD

Joseph R. Shiber, MD

Professor
Co-Medical Director, Intensive Care Unit at UF Health North

David J. Skarupa, MD, FACS, FCCM

David J. Skarupa, MD, FACS, FCCM

Associate Professor
Associate Chief Medical Officer, UF Health Jacksonville

Benny K. Tan, MB BCh BAO (MD)

Benny K. Tan, MB BCh BAO (MD)

Associate Professor
Associate Chair for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion; Medical Director, UF Health Jacksonville Center for Transgender Health

Henry C. Veldenz, MD, FACS

Henry C. Veldenz, MD, FACS

Associate Professor

Fern J. Webb, PhD

Fern J. Webb, PhD

Associate Professor
Co-Director, Center for Health Equity and Engagement Research

Cassandra Q. White, MD, FACS

Cassandra Q. White, MD, FACS

Associate Professor
Associate Chair, Quality

Brian Yorkgitis, DO

Brian Yorkgitis, DO

Associate Professor
Associate Chair for Commmunity Outreach, Department of Surgery; Associate Director, Trauma One Flight Operations; Medical Director, Pediatrics Trauma

Thomas J. Zeyl, MD

Thomas J. Zeyl, MD

Assistant Professor
Chief, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Jeanette Zhang, MD

Jeanette Zhang, MD

Assistant Professor
Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency