General Surgery

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Division Chief: Jon S. Thompson, MD

Administrator: Kimberly R. Songster, BSBA, MBA

The Division of General Surgery, one of nine divisions within the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC), encompasses three sections:

Twenty-six faculty members and 17 advanced practitioners provide clinical services within the General Surgery Division at Nebraska Medicine and The Omaha Veteran’s Administration Hospital. The division is also backed by five Ph.D. researchers.
UNMC and its clinical partner, Nebraska Medicine, are a nationally renowned healthcare institution and are one of three major healthcare providers in the Omaha area serving eastern Nebraska and western Iowa. The main teaching hospital has a capacity of 718 beds.

The General Surgery Residency has five categorical positions at each level.

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