Healthcare Professionals

Welcome to the Department of Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. We consider referring physicians valuable members of every patient’s healthcare team; our faculty work closely with referring physicians before and after treatment in our department in order to facilitate optimal care.

Patient Care

See the extensive list of adult and pediatric surgical specialties offered by the Department of Surgery. 

Education and Training

Extensive resources for medical students and postgraduate surgical residents, including Continuing Medical Education events, CollectedMed, and Grand Rounds schedules. 

Columbia HeartSource

Columbia HeartSource, a service organization established by physician leadership at NYP/Columbia, works to establish cardiovascular centers of excellence and to help affiliate hospitals (in both the U.S. and abroad) to improve the quality of their cardiovascular surgery services.

Research & Clinical Trials

Find clinical trial information as well as information about NYP/Columbia’s broad basic and translational research program. 


Books, journal articles, and other publications by Department of Surgery faculty. 

Faculty Directory

Easily look up a surgeon by name to find contact and biographical information.

Patient Referral

  • To refer elective patients, call 855.CU.SURGE (855.287.8743).
  • Urgent and emergency referrals: 1.800.NYPSTAT
  • Physician Referral Form »