Department of Surgery



R. Daniel Beauchamp, M.D.
John Clinton Foshee Distinguished Professor of Surgery
Chairman, Section of Surgical Sciences
Surgeon-in-Chief, VUMC

Seth Karp

Seth J. Karp, M.D.
Professor & Chairman, Vanderbilt Department of Surgery
H. William Scott Jr. Chair in Surgery

Naji N. Abumrad, M.D.
John L. Sawyers Professor of Surgery
Executive Medical Director, Surgery Patient Care Center

Sharp Kenneth

Kenneth W. Sharp, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Vice-Chair for Faculty Affairs, Department of Surgery, VUMC


Kyla Terhune, M.D.
Vice Chair for Education
Program Director, General Surgery Residency
Associate Professor of Surgery
Department of Surgery, Section of Surgical Sciences


John L. Tarpley, M.D.
Professor of Surgery and Anesthesiology
Assistant Chief of Surgical Service,
VA Tennessee Valley Health Care System, Nashville Campus
Program Director Emeritus, General Surgery Residency


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