Welcome to the Department of Surgery

Established in 1954, the Unified Department of Surgery has over 130 surgeons based in Saskatoon, Regina and Prince Albert supported by a dedicated administrative staff and over 50 residents and fellows in our postgraduate training programs.  Our commitment is to provide world-class care to the citizens of Saskatchewan and beyond by the creation of an educational environment of innovation and collaborative research; we strive to be one of the leading surgical departments worldwide... read more

Meet Dr. I. Mendez, Chairman of Surgery

Chairman's Message

Dr. Ivar Mendez

It is my great honour and privilege to assume the responsibility as Fred H. Wigmore Professor and Chair of the Department of Surgery at the University of Saskatchewan ... read more

Surgical Humanities ...

Dr. Daryl Fourney

Department of Surgery in association with the Surgical Humanities Program presented Yann Martel as the Grand Rounds speaker on January 23rd at the Rependa Centre in Saskatoon City Hospital ... read more

News & Events

Dr. Tanner Gurney-Dunlop, Orthopaedic Surgery

2014 Department of Surgery Research Day was held on January 17th. The day featured both platform and poster presentations from faculty, residents and students. Third year Orthopaedic Surgery resident, Tanner Dunlop-Gurney was presented one of the top awards for best overall platform presentations ... read more