Patient Resources


Welcome to the Columbia University Department of Surgery. Our Department is dedicated not only to providing the most advanced and thorough medical care, but also to educating patients and families about health conditions and options for treatment. In addition to the detailed information found throughout this site, please use the following resources for further help in understanding your health condition, treatment options, and related research.

These educational resources, including both NYP/Columbia and external sites, provide reliable, up-to-date health information: