Surgery Faculty & Administrative Staff


Adult and Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery

ANASTASIOS POLIMENAKOS, MD

Director, Pediatric & Congenital Cardiothoracic Surgery
 VIJAY PATEL, MD

Adult Cardiac Surgery
 M. VINAYAK KAMATH, MD

Director, Heart & Cardiovascular Health Services
706-721-6679
amath@augusta.edu

 

Minimally Invasive and Digestive Diseases Surgery

ALAN HERLINE, MD

Vice Chair, Department of Surgery, Section Chief, MIDDS
 SEAN LEE, MD

* Assistant Professor of Surgery, Section of MIDDS*Director of Center of Obesity and Metabolism* *
706-721-4686
sealee@augusta.edu

 

Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery

CHARLES G. HOWELL, MD

*Chairman, Department of Surgery Section Pediatric Surgery*Surgeon in Chief, Children's Hospital of Georgia* *
 ROBYN HATLEY, MD

Professor of Surgery & Pediatrics Section of Pediatric Surgery
 WALTER PIPKIN, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery Chief of Pediatric Surgery
 CHRISTIAN WALTERS, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery* *Section of Pediatric Surgery*

  

Adult and Pediatric Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

JACK YU, MD

*Professor of Pediatric Plastic Surgery *
706-721-2198
jyu@augusta.edu
ROBERT C. DINSMORE, MD

Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery
G. MABEL GAMBOA, MD

Professor of Plastic Surgery
KENNA GIVEN, MD

*Professor of Surgery*Section Chief of Plastic Surgery *
706-721-2198
kgiven@augusta.edu
 MIRSAD MUJADZIC, MD

Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery
EDMOND F. RITTER, MD

Professor of Plastic Surgery

 

Surgical Oncology, Breast Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery

 

KAREN DRAPER, MD

*Assistant Professor of Surgery*Section of Surgical Oncology*
 EDWARD KRUSE, MD

* Assistant Professor of Surgery*Section of Surgical Oncology *
706-721-4726
kruse@augusta.edu
 CARSTEN SCHROEDER, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery* *Thoracic Oncology *
 DANIEL ALBO, MD

*Professor of Surgery*Section of Surgical Oncology*Director of the Cancer Service Line *
706-721-6744
dalbo@augusta.edu

 

Adult and Pediatric Transplant Surgery

TODD MERCHEN, MD

* Associate Professor of Surgery *Chief of Transplant Surgery and Immunology*Program Director, AU Transplant Program *
 MUHAMMAD SAEED, MD
MUHAMMAD SAEED, MD

*Assistant Professor of Surgery*Section of Transplant and Immunology*
706-721-2888
msaeed@augusta.edu

 

Trauma-Critical Care-Acute Care Surgery

 

ADIL ABUZEID, MD

*Assistant Professor of Surgery*Section of Trauma/Surgical Critical Care/Acute Care Surgery*
706-721-3153
abzeid@augusta.edu
 COLVILLE FERDINAND, MD

*Associate Professor of Surgery*Chief of Trauma/Surgical Critical Care/Acute Care Surgery *Medical Director of Bloodless Medicine and Surgery Program*
 
MICHAEL HAWKINS, MD

*Professor of Surgery*Section of Trauma/Surgical Critical Care/Acute Care Surgery*
 
STEVEN B. HOLSTEN, JR., MD

*Associate Professor of Surgery*Director, Surgical Critical Care Fellowship*Director, General Surgery Residency Program *
 KEITH O'MALLEY, MD, FACS

*Professor of Surgery*Section of Trauma/ Surgical Critical Care/ Acute Care Surgery* *
CASSANDRA WHITE, MD

*Assistant Professor of Surgery*Section of Trauma/ Surgical Critical Care/ Acute Care Surgery*

LESTER YOUNG, MD 

*Assistant Professor of Surgery Section of Trauma/Surgical Critical Care/Acute Care Surgery*

 

Adult and Pediatric Urology

MARTHA TERRIS, MD

*Professor of Surgery*Section Chief of Urology*Program Director of Urology Residency Program*
 RONALD LEWIS, MD

Professor of Surgery* *Section of Urology*
706-721-9977
rlewis@augusta.edu
 BOBBILYN H. LEE, MD

Professor of Surgery* *Section of Urology*
706-721-9977
bolee@augusta.edu
 RABII MADI, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery* *Director of Urologic Oncology and Robotic Surgery *
706-721-9977
rmadi@augusta.edu
 ARTHUR SMITH, MD

*Professor of Surgery*Section of Urology* *
706-721-9977
asmith@augusta.edu
DURWOOD NEAL, MD

*Professor of Surgery *Section of Urology and Pediatric Urology* *
706-721-9977
duneal@augusta.edu

 

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

 

GAUTAM AGARWAL, MD

Associate Professor Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery
 DAVID HARDY, MD

Assistant Professor of Vascular Surgery

 

MCG-UGA Medical Partnership

NANCY HOCKLEY

MCG-UGA Medical Partnership

 

Administrative Staff

JOE HALL, MBA
JOE HALL, MBA

Department Administrator
  DEBORAH  ELLIS
DEBORAH ELLIS

Office Manager
706-721-4831
dellis@augusta.edu
 SHOBHA SHIVASWAMY
SHOBHA SHIVASWAMY

Accountant
706-721-2296
shobha@augusta.edu
ROBERT  R.  NESBIT, JR. MD
ROBERT R NESBIT, JR MD

* Professor Emeritus of Surgery*Director of Medical Student Education* *
  MEGAN  MUMFORD
MEGAN MUMFORD

Administrative Assistant to the Chairman
  ELAINE  LORD
ELAINE LORD

PPG Billing Coordinator
706-721-2545
ellord@augusta.edu