Chair and Vice Chairs: Surgery

Todd Rosengart, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Professor of Surgery and Chairman

Phone

  • (713) 798-3020

Cardiothoracic Surgery; Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery; Off-pump Surgery; Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery; Closure of ASD or VSD…

Samir Awad, M.D., M.P.H.

Professor of Surgery

Phone

  • (713) 794-8017

Severe sepsis; Multisystem organ dysfunction; Acute Care Surgery

Scott Anthony LeMaire, M.D.

Professor of Surgery

Phone

  • 832-355-9910

Aortic surgery; Aortic root replacement; Ascending aortic replacement; Aortic arch replacement; Heart valve repair and replacement…

Bradford Glenn Scott, M.D.

Professor of Surgery

Phone

  • (713) 873-2000

Abdominal wall reconstruction; Trauma resuscitation; Surgery of the foregut

Division Chiefs: Surgery

Changyi Johnny Chen, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Surgery and Chief

Phone

  • 713-798-4401

Pancreatic cancer; PLGA-PEI based nanotechnology; Endothelial dysfunction and vascular disease; Angiogenesis; Atherosclerosis; Cardiovascular disease…

Joseph S Coselli, M.D.

Professor of Surgery and Chief

Phone

  • 832-355-9910

Ascending aortic aneurysm repair; Abdominal aortic aneurysm repair; Endovascular repair of aortic aneurysms; Arch aneurysm repair…

Steven Curley, M.D.

Professor of Surgery and Chief

Phone

  • (713) 798-2262

Surgical Oncology; Liver, bile duct, and gallbladder cancer surgery; Neuroendocrine tumor surgery; Colorectal cancer surgery

William E Fisher, M.D.

Professor of Surgery and Chief

Phone

  • (713) 798-2262

Pancreaticoduodenectomy (Whipple procedure); Minimally invasive/laparoscopic/robotic pancreatic surgery; Pancreatitis; Pancreas cancer…

Charles D Fraser Jr, M.D.

Professor of Surgery and Chief

Phone

  • 832-826-1929

Congenital Heart Surgery; Fontans procedure; Heart and lung transplants; Norwood operation; Patent ductus arteriosus ligation; Rastelli procedure…

John A Goss, M.D.

Professor of Surgery and Chief

Phone

  • 832-355-1400

Liver transplantation; Liver resection; Radio frequency ablation; Surgical management of portal hypertension; Biliary resection

Larry Harold Hollier Jr, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Chief of Plastic Surgery

Phone

  • 832-822-3190

Maxillofacial and Craniofacial Surgery; Craniofacial Surgery; Pediatric Plastic Surgery; Hand Surgery

Joseph L. Mills, M.D., FACS

Professor and Chief

Phone

  • 713-798-5700

Limb salvage; Diabetic Foot; Peripheral artery disease (PAD); Carotid disease and stroke; Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm; Peripheral Vascular Disease…

Jeffrey Adam Morgan, M.D.

Chief, Division of Cardiothoracic Transplantation and Circulatory Support

Phone

  • (832) 355-9304

Mechanical circulatory support; Heart and lung transplantation

Jed Gregory Nuchtern, M.D.

Professor of Surgery and Chief

Phone

  • 832-822-3135

Pediatric surgical oncology; Adrenal tumors

David J Sugarbaker, M.D.

Professor and Chief, Division of General Thoracic Surgery

Phone

  • 713.798.6376

Mesothelioma; General thoracic surgery; Minimally invasive surgery; Lung volume reduction surgery; Video-assisted thoracic surgery; Esophageal cancer

Section and Program Leaders: Surgery

William E Cohn, M.D.

Professor of Surgery

Phone

  • 832-355-3000

Cardiothoracic Surgery; Laparoscopic procedures; Heart Failure; Heart Transplantation; LVAD; TAH

Juliet Holder-Haynes, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Phone

  • 713-798-2262

Weight-loss Surgery; General Surgery and Surgical Oncology; Bariatric Surgery; Gastric Sleeve; Lap-band; Gastric Bypass; Nissen fundoplication…

Shayan Izaddoost, M.D., Ph.D, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery

Phone

  • (713) 798-6305

Plastic Surgery; Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Breast Augmentation; DIEP Flap; Body Contouring After Massive Weight Loss…

Kenneth L Mattox, M.D.

Distinguished Service Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-4557

Trauma; Acute Care Surgery

Nilson Alcadio Salas, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Barbara Wells Trautner, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Urinary tract infections; Healthcare-associated infections; Antimicrobial stewardship

Samual Robert Todd, M.D., FACS, FCCM

Associate Professor of Surgery

Phone

  • (713) 798-8051

Trauma; Emergency Surgery; Surgical Critical Care

David E Wesson, M.D.

Professor of Surgery

Phone

  • 832-822-3135

Pediatric trauma care; Minimally invasive thoracic and abdominal surgery.; Inflammatory bowel disease; Hirschsprung’s disease; Biliary atresia…