Meet Ohio State's team of surgery experts


The Department of Surgery comprises a comprehensive team of surgeons and staff, all focused on delivering high quality patient care, contributing to innovations in medicine and educating medical students and postgraduate trainees.

Our Leaders

Our leaders

Timothy Pawlik

Timothy M. Pawlik, MD, MPH, PhD

Chair, Department of Surgery

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Mark W. Arnold, MD

Vice Chair, Surgical Education

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William Carson

William E. Carson, III, MD

Vice Chair, Academic Affairs

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R. Lawrence Moss, MD

Vice Chair, Children's Surgical Services

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Raphael E. Pollock, MD, PhD

Vice Chair, Clinical Affairs

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Carl R. Schmidt, MD

Vice Chair, Quality and Patient Safety

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Chandan K. Sen, PhD

Vice Chair, Research

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Division and Center Leaders

Our leaders

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Juan A. Crestanello, MD

Chief, Division of Cardiac Surgery

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Mark W. Arnold, MD

Chief, Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery

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Bradley Needleman, MD, FACS

Director, Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery

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Sylvester M. Black, MD, PhD

Co-Director, COPPER Laboratory

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Whitson

Bryan A. Whitson, MD, PhD

Co-Director, COPPER Laboratory

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Jeffrey W. Hazey, MD

Chief, Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery

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Gail E. Besner MD

Chief, Division of Pediatric Surgery

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Raphael E. Pollock, MD

Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology

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Robert Merritt, MD

Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery

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Washburn_Kenneth

W. Kenneth Washburn, MD

Chief, Division of Transplantation

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Steinberg

Steven M. Steinberg, MD

Chief, Division of Trauma, Critical Care and Burn

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Larry Jones, MD

Director, Burn Center

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David Evans MD

Director, OSU Level 1 Trauma Center

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Patrick S. Vaccaro, MD

Chief, Division of Vascular Diseases and Surgery

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Our Doctors

Nationwide Children's Hospital Faculty

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Contact

Department of Surgery 
614-293-8701 

Suite 670 
395 W. 12th Avenue 
Columbus, OH 43210-1267