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About Us

Weill Cornell Surgical Associates is a group of nationally and internationally renowned surgeons who treat and consult with prospective patients prior to surgery. These surgeons aid in making the surgical experience easier and more stress-free for the patient and their family.

We provide our patients with the highest quality, most compassionate care, utilizing state-of-the-art, minimally invasive technologies and techniques to achieve the most successful surgical outcomes. The Weill Cornell Department of Surgery is internationally recognized for outstanding and innovative surgical expertise.

We have seven divisions: Critical Care and Trauma, General Surgery, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Dentistry, Pediatric Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Transplantation Surgery, and Vascular Surgery. There are also seven sections within General Surgery: Breast Surgery, Burn Surgery, Colon and Rectal Surgery, Endocrine Surgery, Gastrointestinal Metabolic Surgery, Laparoscopy and Bariatric Surgery, and Surgical Oncology.

How to Prepare for Surgery

Knowing what to expect before, during and after surgery can help alleviate anxiety and fear before a procedure. Being well-informed can also help patients take an active role in their treatment and help speed the recovery process.

To help patients prep before their procedures, our general surgery team recommends the following resources:

Our Locations

525 East 68th Street, Starr 8
New York, NY 10065
156 William Street, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10038

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