Our division, while breathtakingly diverse in interests and geographic locations for a surgical division, is united by our aim to provide the highest quality of care to our patients, as exemplified by our mission and vision.


To promote the health of British Columbians through the provision of integrated, high-value surgical care, comprehensive surgical education, visionary research, and population-based health systems design.


To become a united and diverse surgical division that supports a culture of unparalleled clinical excellence and continuous exploration in all aspects of surgical care, education, research, and health advocacy and that consistently promotes the creative potential of its surgeons and trainees