General Surgery and Surgical Oncology

Ziad T. Awad, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Ziad T. Awad, M.D., F.A.C.S. Chief

Welcome to the website for the division of general surgery and surgical oncology in the department of surgery at the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville. As the largest division in the department of surgery, our faculty members represent several disciplines. All faculty members are certified by the American Board of Surgery.

Patient Care

University of Florida faculty surgeons provide an extensive array of specialized surgical services at UF Health Jacksonville, UF Health North and UF Health East. Our highly qualified and board-certified surgeons are responsible for the evaluation and management of a diverse list of surgical diseases, and are committed to excellence in all aspects of patient care.

The division of general surgery has subspecialty programs in:


This division provides the core training for the Surgery Residency Program and the Advanced Gastrointestinal and Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship.

We hope you find our site interesting and informative. We have included contact information below if you have questions that are not answered on our page.

Contact Us

For information on the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville division of general surgery, please contact:


Division of General Surgery
UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville
653 West 8th Street, FC12
3rd Floor, Faculty Clinic
Jacksonville, FL 32209