Medical/Surgical Nursing At UVA

Nurses are essential to helping patients recover, learn to manage their chronic illnesses, or transition to the end of their lives with dignity and comfort. Medical/Surgical Nurses at UVA use an interdisciplinary collaborative approach to provide innovative and evidence-based care to patients with complex needs.

Medical/Surgical Nursing at UVA includes a vast array of specialties, patient populations and emerging technologies.

Adult Medical/Surgical specialty units include:

  • Digestive Health Center of Excellence, providing comprehensive medical and surgical care for patients in need of bariatric surgery and treatments for a variety of digestive diseases, including IBD, IBS, pancreatic and liver disease
  • Medical Cardiology with a special focus on heart failure care and research
  • Medical Cardiology and Vascular Surgery
  • General Medicine
  • Geriatric and Palliative Care
  • Neurology, including state-of-the-art continuous EEG/video monitoring, a primary stroke center certified by JCAHO, and an epilepsy unit
  • Neurosurgery, including a 6-bed Intermediate Care Unit
  • Oncology on an NCI-certified unit
  • Orthopedic and Trauma, including groundbreaking research on ACL repair
  • Short-Stay Unit for observation and post-procedure care
  • Thoracic-cardiovascular
  • Transplant, including our Islet Cell Transplantation Center
  • General Surgery
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