Welcome from the Chair

Image: Leigh A. Neumayer, M.D., M.S., F.A.C.S.
Leigh A. Neumayer, M.D., M.S., F.A.C.S.
Chair

The Department of Surgery at the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville offers inpatient and outpatient services at several locations. Our faculty provide outstanding clinical care while educating and training the next generation of physicians and surgeons. We work to expand knowledge in our field through discovery and integration.

We have training programs in general surgery, surgical critical care and minimally invasive surgery. Our trainees graduate with a high level of competence in all aspects of their specialty.

Thank you for your interest in our department. It is my honor and privilege to lead this talented group of surgeons, residents and staff. I invite you to explore our site further by visiting our divisions. Please contact us us with any additional questions.

Leigh A. Neumayer, M.D., M.S., F.A.C.S.
Chair, Department of Surgery
University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville


Associate Chairs

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

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

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

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