Welcome to UC San Diego Center for the Future of Surgery

At UC San Diego Center for the Future of Surgery, our surgeons and scientists are advancing surgical techniques by investigating, developing, testing and teaching procedures that will revolutionize the field of surgery.

About the Center

The Center for the Future of Surgery, situated in the newly opened Medical Education and Telemedicine (MET) Building in La Jolla, offers medical simulation training. It is dedicated to educating surgeons and testing new operating room equipment, procedures and techniques.

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Host Your Lab

The Center for the Future of Surgery is the ideal location to host your lab, conference, meeting or CME course. Located in the beautiful Medical Education and Telemedicine building on the UC San Diego School of Medicine campus, the CFS can accommodate groups from five to 350.

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Our Leaders

Under the leadership of Santiago Horgan, MD, the Center strives to continually improve and expand surgery options using emerging technology so that patients experience less pain and achieve better outcomes.

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