The Department of Surgery at the University of Cape Town forms part of the School of Adult Clinical Medicine in the University's Faculty of Health Sciences.
The Department of Surgery is made up of the following divisions:
- General Surgery
- Cardiothoracic Surgery
- Emergency Medicine
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
The Department of Surgery prides itself on providing an outstanding clinical service, excellent teaching to both undergraduate and postgraduate students, and world-class research.