A tradition of excellence

Mission Statement

The Mission Statement of the Department of Surgery at the University of Nebraska Medical Center has four primary areas of focus:

  • Provide the highest quality surgical care in both primary and specialty surgical services to Nebraska and the Midwest.
  • Educate and train the next generation of physicians, surgeons, physician scientists and future leaders of academic medicine in the U.S.
  • Generate, communicate and apply new knowledge and innovations referable to surgical disease to improve outcomes.
  • Improve accessibility to health care and address any unmet health care needs of Omaha and the surrounding communities.

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Department of Surgery
University of Nebraska Medical Center
983280 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-3280

Phone: 402-559-8272
Fax: 402-559-3356