The Department of Surgery of the Prisma Health is proud to be a partner in the education of medical students as the “upstate” campus of the University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine.
The department is composed of over 50 physicians and scientists representing both general surgery and sub-specialty disciplines including Surgical Oncology, Pediatric Surgery, Bariatric Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Minimal Access Surgery, Vascular Medicine and Vascular Surgery. Our department provides comprehensive surgical procedures and services to the Upstate of South Carolina, and supports an ACGME accredited residency in General Surgery. We have fellowship programs in vascular surgery, vascular medicine, colon and rectal surgery, surgical critical care and minimally invasive surgery. Our faculty is engaged in a wide range of research activities including basic science, clinical and educational research topics. Education and research within the department is facilitated through dedicated faculty and residents, strong administrative support, and access to a comprehensive health science library.