About Us

The East Bay Department of Surgery consists of an academic surgical department located at Alameda Health System (Highland Hospital) in Oakland with extensive clinical and administrative responsibilities to AHS and an interactive academic and administrative relationship with the UCSF Department of Surgery.

The purpose of the UCSF - East Bay Department of Surgery is twofold:

  • To serve as the site for an RRC-approved residency training program in General Surgery
  • To deliver surgical care to the patients of the Alameda Health System in the primary components of general surgery.