Welcome to the Department of Surgery at the Ohio State University Medical Center. Established in 1914, the department has a long and respected tradition of excellence in clinical care, research, and education. The department is composed of eight surgical specialty divisions:
The mission of the Department of Surgery is consistent with that of the Ohio State University College of Medicine. Our mission includes the delivery of high-quality patient care, the contribution to innovations in medicine through translational research and clinical outcomes studies, and the education of medical students and postgraduate trainees.