TTUHSC Lubbock Surgery Welcome
Welcome to the web pages of the Department of Surgery of Texas Tech Health Sciences Center. Use the links in the menu to the left or in the Quick Links to the right to help navigate our site. Patients looking for clinic or appointment information can find answers under the Patient/Clinic information section. In the Surgery Program Information section, prospective students can find out information about our Residency Program, including application information, curriculum, benefits and resident goals and expectations. Current faculty and staff can find commonly used pages under the Faculty/Staff links. We hope you easily find the information you are looking for and enjoy your experience here as you find all we have to offer patients, students and the community at large.
We train the best of the next generation of independent, confident surgeons ready for general surgery practice or to pursue advanced fellowship training upon graduation. We want to give you an insight into the Surgery Resident’s life in and out of the hospital, specifically emphasizing the resident’s collegiality and the strong personal relationships between faculty and residents.
Our mission is to provide excellence in health care to humankind through education,research, patient care and service, accomplished with honesty, integrity, compassion and intellectual curiosity.
Sharmila Dissanaike, M.D.
Professor and Peter C. Canizaro Chair Department of Surgery
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Administrative Offices (806) 743- 2370
Texas Tech Physicians clinics (806) 743-2373
Residency Program (806) 743-3720
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