The Department of Surgery is committed to fulfilling Stony Brook Medicine's mission of excellence in patient care, education, research, and community service. Here at our website, you will find information about our clinical services and academic programs that define us and distinguish us.

Whether you come to Stony Brook for clinical or academic reasons — to be healed; or, to learn how to heal — you can be assured the Department of Surgery is determined to meet your expectations at the highest possible level of performance and success. — Chairman's Welcome

In the News
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Dr. Mark A. Talamini Appointed Chief of Surgical Services at Stony Brook Medicine: Our Chairman Expands His Leadership
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Ventricular Assist Device Program for Heart Failure Earns Recertification and Joint Commission's Seal of Approval
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First Bout Post-Op Is Big Win for Hard-Hitting Patient and Olympic Hopeful — We Told Her We'd Get Her Back in the Ring
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Residency & Fellowship Programs
The Department of Surgery provides residency and fellowship training programs that are fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, which is responsible for the accreditation of post-MD medical training programs within the United States, based on established standards and guidelines.
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