Surgery C Clinics Educate Patients


A focus on education improves patient satisfaction and reduces readmission. Joselin Anandam, M.D. created two clinics to address the needs of ostomy and IBD patients.

U.S. News recognizes UT Southwestern


U.S. News & World Report recently named William P. Clements Jr. University Hospital and Zale Lipshy University Hospital as the top medical facilities in the Dallas / Fort Worth area, beating out a number of other major hospital systems in the Metroplex.

Surgery Resident Wellness Committee

Research resident Audra Clark is serious about burnout. In fact, Dr. Clark’s concern for the well-being of her fellow residents prompted her to form the General Surgery Resident Wellness Committee, a resident-run group that advocates for health initiatives that prevent burnout.

Bariatric Surgery Gets New Section Head

Benjamin Schneider, M.D., FACS, has joined UT Southwestern Medical Center as the section head of bariatric surgery.

New Program Director

Dr. Kareem AbdelFattah has been named director of the general surgery residency program, making him one of the youngest program directors in the country.