The Department of Surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital is among the most highly regarded surgical services in the world with a proud history of clinical and academic achievement. Our internationally renowned surgeons create pioneering breakthroughs that make a difference for patients today as well as for generations to come. We are committed to delivering world-class, collaborative patient care with a profoundly human touch, while advancing scientific research and training the surgical innovators of tomorrow.
2018 By The Numbers
15 Clinical Divisions & Sections
4 ACGME-Accredited Surgical Residency Programs
5 ACGME-Accredited Surgical Fellowships
30,314 operations performed each year
121,227 office visits per year
Research Spending: $33,005,959
Research Funds: 435
47 Research Fellows
202 Active Grants and Contracts
379 Active Protocols
2018 Annual Report
Over the past year, the Department of Surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital has continued to build on our proud history of clinical and academic achievement. This report highlights just some of the many examples of our ongoing commitment to excellence in clinical care, research and surgical education.