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CT Surgery fellows to compete in finals of surgical association’s “Jeopardy” competition
A fellow and resident duo from the UK division of CT Surgery were named one of the top six two-person teams in the annual North American Cardiothoracic Surgery Resident “Jeopardy” competition...
UK establishes Vascular Medicine Clinic to address chronic disease
LEXINGTON, Ky , Sept. 21, 2015 – In response to the prevalence of cardiovascular disease in the Commonwealth, UK HealthCare announced the creation of the UK Vascular Medicine Clinic in the Kentucky...
Annual UK Healthcare CT Surgery Symposium to be held Saturday morning, October 3
The CT Surgery Symposium 2015, co-sponsored by the UK Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery (CT Surgery), UK HealthCare, and CE Central, will feature 10 presentations on advances in the surgical...
Cancer treatment developed in Department of Surgery approved for clinical trials
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Aug. 28, 2015) – The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved clinical trials for an investigational cancer treatment pioneered by University of Kentucky researchers in the...
Surgery education leader to be the featured lecturer at Schwartz Memorial Symposium
The 2015 recipient of the Distinguished Service Award from the American College of Surgeons, who is also of the nation’s leading voices in surgical education, will be offering his insights and...
Cardiothoracic Surgery welcomes new faculty
A reception was held Thursday afternoon in the Kentucky Clinic to welcome Alexis Shafii, MD, the first of three new faculty members to join the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery at UK Healthcare...
Hangin' With Zwisch Research...
2nd Annual Richard W. Schwartz...
Richard W. Schwartz Memorial...
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CT Surgery fellows to compete in finals of surgical association’...
Annual UK Healthcare CT Surgery Symposium to be held Saturday...
UK establishes Vascular Medicine Clinic to address chronic...
Candidates invited to participate in clinical trial of UK-...
Four Students Committed to Cardiovascular Health, Education...
Joseph B. Zwischenberger, MD
Welcome to the Surgery Department at the University of Kentucky. We are on a state supported mission to become a top 20 surgery department in the United States. As Chairman, my job is to ensure...
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