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School of Medicine Surgeons

The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine boasts some of the best surgeons in Nevada, offering a broad range of surgery procedures in oncology surgery, ear nose and throat surgery, plastic and cosmetic surgery, weight loss surgery and pediatric surgery. Our surgeons lead the only ACS-certified level one trauma center in Nevada at University Medical Center in Las Vegas.

Our acute care surgeons are skilled in treating any major trauma injury on all patients. In addition, they are experienced in performing top-notch burn surgeries at Nevada's only Burn Center.

Gastrointestinal and endocrine surgeons at the School of Medicine use the latest medical techniques to treat hypothyroidism and a variety of other gastrointestinal disorders.

The School of Medicine's oncology surgeons are some of the state's best physicians in removing tumors and performing minimally invasive procedures for cancer resection.

The colon and rectal surgery department is skilled in treating rectal cancer, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis and other colon and rectal disorders. These physicians are trained in robotic surgery to make your visit as comfortable as possible.

Our vascular surgeons are proficient at treating vascular disease and arterial disease including aneurysms and deep vein thrombosis. These specialists are trained in removing blockages and healing the dilation of blood vessels.

The School of Medicine has some of the best pediatric surgeons who are dedicated to providing outstanding care for children. Physicians specialize in umbilical hernias and acid reflux in infants and adolescents.

Plastic surgeons are skilled in nose shaping, facelifts, eyelid surgery, breast augmentation, liposuction and body contouring. They also perform minimally invasive procedures such as Botox® and chemical peels. Our plastic surgeons have years of experience and are dedicated to making you feel and look your best. In addition, our bariatric surgeons are experienced in helping obese patients maintain a healthier lifestyle. The School of Medicine's bariatric surgeons perform minimally invasive weight loss surgery including gastric bypass and LAP-BAND® procedures.

Finally, our Ear, Nose and Throat surgery department boasts some of the most talented surgeons in providing relief from allergies and asthma. These physicians can mitigate sinus problems and perform surgical procedures to remove tumors and nasal obstructions.

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