The Section of General and Minimally Invasive Surgery is dedicated to high-quality surgical care of patients with gallbladder disease, abdominal wall hernias, gastroesophageal reflux, spleen and intestine disorders, and related conditions.

Our highly trained specialists have the expertise to perform surgeries for the rarest and most complicated diseases, such as gallbladder cancer and bile duct cancer. A nationally ranked cancer program, Duke is consistently recognized as among the best cancer programs in the country by U.S.News & World Report.

Our commitment to clinical excellence is supported through our fellowship programs as well as our research to advance minimally invasive surgical techniques and improve surgical outcomes for older adults.