In the News

Recent news from the Center for the Future of Surgery at UC San Diego School of Medicine.


Dalai Lama Tours Center for the Future of Surgery 

UC San Diego, June 2017

UC San Diego facility built to make better doctors

UT San Diego, May, 2013

New Imaging Agent Enables Better Cancer Detection, More Accurate Staging

Innovations Report, March 2013

Study Shows Effectiveness of Magnetic Device for Treatment of Reflux Disease

HealthCanal, February 2013

Optimal Care for Surgical Weight Loss Confirmed at UC San Diego Health System

HealthCanal.com, November 2012

Sci-Fi Style Technology to Change the Way We Do Surgery

Spark, July 2012

La telemedicina da un nuevo paso entre la Argentina y los EE.UU

Cronista, July 2012

Stop Heartburn with Magnets
KTLA Television, April 2012

Dr. Santiago Horgan First to Implant Magnets
NBC Latino, April 18, 2012

Introducing SD METRO Movers to Watch in 2012
Sandiegometro.com, Feb. 7, 2012

Dr. Santiago Horgan performs single incision robotic gallbladder removal
UCSD Health System, Dec. 21, 2011

San Diego Magazine’s 50 People to Watch – Dr. Santiago Horgan
San Diego Magazine, Jan. 20, 2012

Center for Future of Surgery Opens at UC San Diego School of Medicine
UCSD Health System, Oct. 18, 2011

Opening Celebration of The Center for the Future of Surgery
UCSD Health System, Nov. 30, 2011

New Technique to Remove Large Colon Polyps, California First
UCSD Health System, Aug. 18, 2011

Christopher Kane, MD, Appointed C. Lowell & JoEllen Parsons Endowed Chair
UCSD Health System, May 26, 2011

Radical Surgery Removes Half of Pelvis, Saves Leg
UCSD Health System, Mar. 21, 2011 

Novel Cancer Surgery Enabled by NOTES Tools
UCSD Health System, Feb. 07, 2011

Dr. Santiago Horgan Talks About Acid Reflux
KUSI San Diego, July 26, 2010

Groundbreaking Obesity Surgery Performed by UC San Diego Center for Future of Surgery, U.S. First
UCSD Health System, Sept. 24, 2008

First “Scarless” Hernia Repair Performed by Center for the Future of Surgery at UC San Diego Medical Center
UCSD Health System, Oct. 22, 2008

UC San Diego Medical Center Reports United States’ First Oral Appendix Removal
UCSD Health System, Mar. 14, 2008

Performs New Incision-free Procedure to Treat Weight Regain After Gastric Bypass
UCSD Health System, May 20, 2008