General Surgery Residency


  • Center City Campus
  • Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Degree Earned

  • Residency

Program Length

6 - 7 years

Program Type

  • On Campus

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General Surgery Faculty

Kristin L. Brill, MD, FACS Associate Professor
Enterprise Director of Breast Oncology
Director, Breast Surgery Program
(215) 955-6999

Karen A. Chojnacki, MD, FACS Francis E. Rosato Professor of Surgery
Director, General Surgery Residency Program
Director, Division of General Surgery
Vice Chair for Clinical Operations
Associate Dean of Graduate Medical Education, Surgical Division

John C. Kairys, MD, FACS Associate Professor
Senior Vice President
Chief Medical Information Officer

Harish Lavu, MD, FACS Professor
Co-Vice Chair for Quality
Chief, Section of Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery
Director, Advanced Gastrointestinal Surgery Fellowship

Francesco Palazzo, MD, FACS Associate Professor
Chief of Surgery, Jefferson Methodist Hospital
Vice Chair of Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Associate Program Director, Graduate Education

Michael Pucci, MD, FACS Associate Professor
Deputy Co-Chair for Clinical Research
Associate Director, Surgical Undergraduate Education

Talar Tatarian, MD Assistant Professor
Deputy Co-Chair for Clinical Research
Associate Program Director, Advanced GI Surgery Fellowship

Renee M. Tholey, MD, FACS Assistant Professor
Director, Surgical Undergraduate Education

Alliric Willis, MD, FACS Professor
Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs
Vice Chair for Faculty Affairs and Faculty Development

Charles J. Yeo, MD, FACS Samuel D. Gross Professor and Chair of Surgery
Senior Vice President and Chair, Enterprise Surgery, Jefferson Health
Co-Director, Pancreas, Biliary and Related Cancer Center