Chair: Joseph “Jay” Zwischenberger, MD  

Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers • Call UK•MDs: 800-888-5533
Fax: 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

The UK Department of Surgery provides a full range of surgical and consultative services and maintains an active referral service in support of the private practitioner. Subspecialty clinics are offered, along with a variety of interdisciplinary clinical programs, ensuring that all aspects of patient care related to each field of surgery are served. As a result of the high volume of complex cases treated at UK Chandler Hospital, the faculty brings outstanding expertise to both the routine and specialized surgical needs of patients. UK Chandler Hospital is known for innovative minimally invasive surgical techniques and state-of-the-art pain management.

Divisions and sections

Cardiothoracic Surgery
General Surgery
   • Acute Care Surgery, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care
   • Colorectal Surgery
   • Endocrine Surgery
   • Gastrointestinal and Minimally Invasive Surgery
   • Surgical Oncology
   • Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Pediatric Surgery
Plastic Surgery


Center for Advanced Training and Simulation 

Mailing address

Department of Surgery
UK Chandler Hospital, MN264
800 Rose St.
Lexington KY 40536

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