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Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine
Florida Atlantic University
777 Glades Road, BC-71
Boca Raton, FL 33431
(561) 297-4828

Message from Surgery Department Chair

Headshot of Lawrence Lottenberg, M.D.

It is our first and foremost goal to train highly qualified surgical specialists and future leaders that can draw from a broad-based educational experience to provide evidence-based, high-quality, cost-effective care to patients with a wide range of surgical diseases. To this end we have designed a surgical training program that emphasizes education over service, strong academic affiliations and opportunities for scholarship, exposure to all major surgical sub-specialties, as well as deep ties to the community and our patients.

A well-chosen blend of community-based and academic hospitals and faculty expose our residents and students to all facets of modern-day surgery that will allow them to make well-informed career choices in both academic and non-academic settings.

Lawrence Lottenberg, M.D., FACS
Interim Chair, Department of Surgery, Interim Program Director, General Surgery Residency, Clinical Affiliate Professor of Surgery, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs/St. Mary's Medical Center

Last Modified 6/21/22