Our Surgery Divisions


Abdominal Transplantation

Since 1981, more than 12,000 transplants have been performed at UPMC Presbyterian and Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, distinguishing UPMC as the largest transplant center in the world.
Pediatric Surgery

Pediatric Surgery

The Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery at UPMC provides comprehensive care to infants and children of all ages via Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.​

Minimally Invasive and Metabolic Surgery
The Minimally Invasive and Metabolic Surgery Division treats the highest number of bariatric cases within the UPMC health system and conducts extensive research and teaching activities. ​
Trauma and General Surgery

Trauma and General Surgery

The Division of General and Trauma Surgery at UPMC offers world-class comprehensive trauma and burn care as well as general surgery procedures by a team of experts who work together in the study, development, and implementation of new procedures and devices.​
Vascular Surgery

Vascular Surgery

The Division of Vascular Surgery delivers high-quality patient care and provides consultation services, both outpatient and inpatient endovascular interventions, as well as surgical procedures for the full range of vascular-related diseases and conditions.​

​Surgical Oncology Services

Surgical Oncology

Breast Surgical Oncology

The Division of Surgical Oncology provides state-of-the-art surgical care to the patient with cancer and includes16 surgical oncologists who have diverse expertise in all types of cancers.

Colon and Rectoal Surgery

Colon and Rectal Surgery

Using sophisticated technology, new therapies, and minimally invasive surgeries, the experts at The UPMC Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery can help diagnose and treat conditions to help patients return to leading a normal lifestyle.

Endocrine Surgical Oncology

As one of the leading programs in the country for the treatment of endocrine disease, the Division of Endocrine Surgical Oncology offers expert, comprehensive surgical care for diseases of the thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal glands, and the endocrine pancreas.

Gastrointestinal (GI) Surgical Oncology

The Division of GI Surgical Oncology comprises faculty surgeons who have dedicated their careers to the treatment of patients with gastrointestinal diseases and cancers. The division’s goal is to provide comprehensive, state-of-the-art care for patients with cancers of the distal esophagus, stomach, duodenum, small intestine, and large intestine.
Hepato-Pancreato_Biliary Surgery

Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary (HPB) Surgery

The HPB Division’s surgical oncologists specialize in treating patients with liver or pancreatic cancer, as well as benign liver diseases. Patients are seen in one of several UPMC Liver Cancer Center clinics throughout the region

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