Excellence in Surgical Care

surgicalcareWVU Medicine surgeons, combined with our state-of-the-art surgical technologies, provide patients with some of the most advanced medical care available today.

Many of WVU’s general surgeons are specialists in minimally invasive techniques that reduce pain, have less scarring, and shorten recovery time for patients. Advanced imaging systems, specialized instruments, and computer-guided surgical navigation systems help surgeons provide the latest and best in surgical care and the best possible outcomes for patients.

Our surgeons offer procedures for a range of conditions, such as:

  • cardiovascular surgery for ischemic, valvular, and congenital heart disease
  • pacemaker implants
  • plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • gastrointestinal surgery
  • general pediatric, pediatric urology, and pediatric cardiothoracic surgery
  • thoracic surgery
  • surgery for injuries that result from trauma
  • vascular surgery involving vessels of the head, neck, extremities, and abdominal aorta
  • surgical oncology
  • urologic disorders

Ghulam Abbas, MD

Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery, WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Administration; Chief, of Thoracic Surgery; Surgical Director of Thoracic Oncology, WVU Heart and Vascular Institute, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Morgantown
877-988-4478

Samir Agarwal, MD, FACS

Associate Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center - Health Sciences Campus
877-427-2894

Osama Al-Omar, MD, MBA, FACS

Associate Program Director Urology Residency Program; Assistant Professor; Chief of Pediatric Urology, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, WVU Medicine Children's

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Urology - Physician Office Center
304-598-4880

Vinay Badhwar, MD, FACS, FACC

Executive Chair, WVU Heart & Vascular Institute;, WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Administration; Executive Chair, WVU Heart & Vascular Institute; Gordon F. Murray Professor and Chair, Department of Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery, WVU SOM, WVU Heart and Vascular Institute, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Morgantown
877-988-4478
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Suncrest Towne Centre
877-988-4478

Kimberly Bailey, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

George Bal, MD

Chief, Sports Medicine Service; Associate Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Sports Medicine Center - University Town Centre
304-598-4398

Sanjay Bhatia, MBBS, MD, FAANS

Associate Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

Eye Institute
304-598-4820
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Neurosurgery - Ohio Valley Medical Center
304-243-8916

Gregory Borah, MD, DMD, FACS

Professor and Chief of Division of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

David Borgstrom, MD, FACS

Associate Professor and Chief of Division of General Surgery, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

Michelle Bramer, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Orthopaedics - Physician Office Center
304-598-4830

Bryan Bush, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Heart and Vascular Institute - Morgantown; Assistant Professor of Surgery, WVU Heart and Vascular Institute, Camden Clark Medical Center, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

Camden Clark Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeons
304-424-4760
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Parkersburg
304-424-4760

Jon Cardinal, MD

Assistant Professor; General Surgery Residency Program Director, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center - Health Sciences Campus
877-427-2894

Riaz Cassim, MD

Associate Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

Christopher Cifarelli, MD, PhD, FAANS, FACS

Director, Gamma Knife Program; Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, United Hospital Center

Locations

Eye Institute
304-598-4820
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
WVU Medicine Neurosurgery, Spine and Pain Center
681-342-3500

David Cohen, MD

Assistant Professor, Wheeling Division, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, United Hospital Center

Locations

Eye Institute
304-598-4820
WVU Medicine Neurosurgery, Spine and Pain Center
681-342-3500

Shari Cui, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Spine Center
304-293-6325

Scott Daffner, MD

Associate Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Orthopaedics - Physician Office Center
304-598-4830
Spine Center
304-293-6325

Matthew Dietz, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

Center for Joint Replacement - University Town Centre
304-598-4830

Vidas Dumasius, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

Ossama Elsaccar, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

Obstetrics and Gynecology - Physician Office Center
304-598-4880

Sanford Emery, MD, MBA

Chairman; Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Spine Center
304-293-6325

Jared Feyko, DO

Instructor, Heart and Vascular Institute - Morgantown; Instructor, WVU Heart and Vascular Institute, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Suncrest Towne Centre
877-988-4478

Henry Fooks, MD, FACS

Associate Program Director Urology Residency Program; Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

Urology - Physician Office Center
304-598-4880

John France, MD

Chief, Spine Service; Professor and Vice Chairman, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, WVU Medicine Children's

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Spine Center
304-293-6325

Benjamin Frye, MD

Assistant Professor; Director, Adult Reconstruction Fellowship, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

Center for Joint Replacement - University Town Centre
304-598-4830
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

Daniel Grant, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, WVU Medicine Children's

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Orthopaedics - Physician Office Center
304-598-4830
Pediatric Orthopaedics - Summersville
844-862-4751
University Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
304-725-2663

Cynthia Graves, MD

Associate Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

Robert Gustafson, MD, FACS

Professor and Chief of Division of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, WVU Medicine Children's

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
WVU Medicine Children's - Health Sciences Campus
855-988-2273

Ronald Hargraves, MD, FACS

Associate Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

Neurosurgery - Ohio Valley Medical Center
304-243-8916

Mahreen Hashmi, MD

Physician, Cheat Lake Physicians; Professor, Vice Chair of Education & Medical Student Clerkship Director, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

Cheat Lake Physicians - Morgantown
304-594-1313

Hannah Hazard, MD

Associate Professor; Associate Chair of Surgery, Cancer Services, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center - Health Sciences Campus
877-427-2894

David Hubbard, MD

Chief, Orthopaedic Trauma Service; Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Orthopaedics - Physician Office Center
304-598-4830

Nezar Jrebi, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

Stanley Kandzari, MD, FACS

Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Urology - Physician Office Center
304-598-4880

Uzer Khan, MD

General Surgery Associate Program Director; Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

Adam Klein, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

Center for Joint Replacement - University Town Centre
304-598-4830
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

Jennifer Knight, MD, FACS

Associate Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

Brock Lindsey, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

Center for Joint Replacement - University Town Centre
304-598-4830
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Orthopaedics - Physician Office Center
304-598-4830

Melissa LoPinto, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

John Lubicky, MD

Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, WVU Medicine Children's

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Orthopaedics - Physician Office Center
304-598-4830
Pediatric Orthopaedics - Parkersburg
304-598-4830
Pediatric Orthopaedics - Summersville
844-862-4751

Adam Luchey, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Urology - Physician Office Center
304-598-4880

Luke Marone, MD

Co-Director Heart and Vascular Institute, WVU Medicine, Heart and Vascular Institute - Morgantown; Co-Director Heart and Vascular Institute WVU Medicine; Chief of Vascular Interventional Services, WVU Heart and Vascular Institute, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, United Hospital Center

Locations

WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Bridgeport
304-842-0007
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Glen Dale
304-845-0100
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Grafton
304-265-6416
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Morgantown
877-988-4478
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Oakland
844-424-0411
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute-Bridgeport
304-842-0007

Robert Marsh, MD/PhD, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, United Hospital Center

Locations

Eye Institute
304-598-4820
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Neurosurgery - Bridgeport
681-342-3500

Aaron Mason, MD, FACS, FAAP

Assistant Professor, Plastic Surgery Residency Program Director, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, WVU Medicine Children's

Locations

Cheat Lake Physicians - Morgantown
304-594-1313
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

Barry McDonough, MD

Associate Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

Center for Joint Replacement - University Town Centre
304-598-4830
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Sports Medicine Center - University Town Centre
304-598-4398

Richard McGough , MD

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Samantha Minc, MD

Vascular Surgeon, WVU Heart and Vascular Institute, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, United Hospital Center

Locations

WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Bridgeport
304-842-0007
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Morgantown
877-988-4478

Benjamin Moorehead, MD

Physician, Cheat Lake Physicians; Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

Spine Center
304-293-6325
Sports Medicine Center - University Town Centre
304-598-4398

Takashi Murashita, MD

Clinical Instructor, Heart and Vascular Institute, WVU Heart and Vascular Institute, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Morgantown
877-988-4478

T. Ryan Murphy, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

Center for Joint Replacement - University Town Centre
304-598-4830
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

John Nguyen, MD

Associate Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

Eye Institute
304-598-4820

Lakshmikumar Pillai, MD

Associate Professor, Heart and Vascular Institute - Morgantown; Associate Professor, WVU Heart and Vascular Institute, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, United Hospital Center

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute-Bridgeport
304-842-0007

Joseph Prudhomme, MD

Associate Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Orthopaedics - University Town Centre
304-598-4830

Rabia Qaiser, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, WVU Medicine Children's

Locations

Eye Institute
304-598-4820

Charles Rosen, MD, PhD

Chairman, Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, United Hospital Center

Locations

Eye Institute
304-598-4820
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Neurosurgery - Bridgeport
681-342-3500
Neurosurgery - Ohio Valley Medical Center
304-243-8916

Shon Rowan, MD

Residency Director & Medical Student Clerkship Co-Director, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, WVU Medicine Children's

Locations

Center for Reproductive Medicine - Morgantown
304-598-3100
Obstetrics and Gynecology - University Town Centre
304-598-4880

Jaiyoung Ryu, MD

Chief, Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery; Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Orthopaedics - University Town Centre
304-598-4830

Robert Santrock, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Orthopaedics - Physician Office Center
304-598-4830

Gregory Schaefer, DO

Associate Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

Cara Sedney, MD, MA

Assistant Program Director, Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, United Hospital Center

Locations

Eye Institute
304-598-4820
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

Cesar Serrano, MD, FRCSC, FAANS

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, United Hospital Center, WVU Medicine Children's

Locations

Eye Institute
304-598-4820
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Pediatric Spasticity Clinic - Health Sciences Campus
304-598-4835

Fawwaz Shaw, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, WVU Medicine Children's

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
WVU Medicine Children's - Health Sciences Campus
855-988-2273

Nicholas Shorter, MD

Professor and Chief of Division of Pediatric Surgery, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, WVU Medicine Children's

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

Jennifer Sivak, MD

Professor, Director, Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

Eye Institute
304-598-4820

Shafic Sraj, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Orthopaedics - University Town Centre
304-598-4830

Michael St Onge , DO

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Nova Szoka, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

Bariatric Surgery - Physician Office Center
855-988-2273
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

Alan Thomay, MD

Assistant Professor, MSIII Clerkship Director, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center - Health Sciences Campus
877-427-2894

Bradley Thuro, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

Eye Institute
304-598-4820

Kevin Tveter, MD

MD, Heart and Vascular Institute - Morgantown; Assistant Professor of Medicine, WVU Heart and Vascular Institute, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center - Health Sciences Campus
877-427-2894
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Suncrest Towne Centre
877-988-4478

Cristiane Ueno, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

Bill Underwood, MD, PhD

UHC, Neurosurgery, Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, United Hospital Center

Locations

WVU Medicine Neurosurgery, Spine and Pain Center
681-342-3500

Richard Vaughan, MD, FACS

Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, WVU Medicine Children's

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

Joseph Voelker, MD

Program Director, Associate Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, United Hospital Center

Locations

Eye Institute
304-598-4820
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
Neurosurgery - Ohio Valley Medical Center
304-243-8916

David Waxman, MD

Assistant Professor, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, United Hospital Center

Locations

Center for Joint Replacement - University Town Centre
304-598-4830
UHC Orthopaedics
681-342-3500

Lawrence Wei, MD

Co-Director, Center for Aortic Surgery and Director, Center for Aortic Valve Disease; Associate Professor of Medicine, WVU Heart and Vascular Institute, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Morgantown
877-988-4478

Alison Wilson, MD, FACS

Professor and Chief of Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery & Surgical Critical Care; Skewes Family Chair for Trauma Surgery, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000

Stanley Zaslau, MD

Professor and Chief of Division of Urology; Urology Residency Program Director, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Locations

Urology - Physician Office Center
304-598-4880

Pamela Zimmerman, MD

MD, Heart and Vascular Institute - Morgantown; Associate Professor of Surgery, WVU Heart and Vascular Institute, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, United Hospital Center

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Morgantown
877-988-4478
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Oakland
844-424-0411
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute-Bridgeport
304-842-0007

Alexandre d'Audiffret, MD

Program Director of Vascular Surgery Fellowship, Heart and Vascular Institute - Morgantown; Program Director, Vascular Surgery Fellowship, WVU Heart and Vascular Institute, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, United Hospital Center

Locations

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
304-598-4000
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Elkins
304-637-3897
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Morgantown
877-988-4478
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute-Bridgeport
304-842-0007

Rolando Garcia , PA-C

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Kiley Iams, MS, PA-C

, Advanced Practice Professionals; APP, Bariatric Surgery, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Carly Likar, PA-C

, Advanced Practice Professionals; APP, Surgical Oncology, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Forrest Olgers, PA-C

, Advanced Practice Professionals; APP, Bariatric Surgery, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Shannon Rossetti , FNP-BC

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital

Surgical Specialties – Physician Office Center

Address

1 Medical Center Dr. Morgantown, WV 26506