Department of Surgery

The Department of Surgery, Alberta Health Services, and the University of Calgary are committed to high quality patient care and academic excellence and research.

The Department is comprised of 14 Sections that are overseen by the Zone Clinical Department Head. The Department of Surgery Executive Committee serves to make decisions, recommendations and develops policies regarding research, education and clinical practice, as well as resource utilization and allocation. Our members are committed to a professional and academic culture that is continually progressing and improving; we are dedicated to providing excellence in clinical care, teaching and research.

Key Contacts

Dr. Elijah Dixon
Professor & Interim Head, Department of Surgery

Foothills Medical Centre
North Tower 10th Floor
1403 - 29th Street NW
Calgary, AB T2N 2T9

Phone: 403-944-3045
Fax: 403-270-8409
E-Mail: elijah.dixon@ahs.ca

Katiane Ummels
Administrative Assistant to Dr. Dixon

Foothills Medical Centre
North Tower 10th Floor
1403 - 29th Street NW
Calgary, AB T2N 2T9

Phone: 403-944-3045
Fax: 403-270-8409
E-Mail: katiane.ummels@ahs.ca

Michelle Jeong
Manager, Department of Surgery

Foothills Medical Centre
North Tower 10th Floor
1403 - 29th Street NW
Calgary, AB T2N 2T9

Phone: 403-944-1073
Fax: 403-944-8639
E-Mail: michelle.jeong@ahs.ca

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