KULLIYYAH OF MEDICINE
DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY
The Department of Surgery has always played a prominent role since the inception of the IIUM Kulliyyah of Medicine (School of Medicine). From training medical undergraduates in 1999, the department has expanded its role by offering master degree programme in General surgery to local as well as overseas graduates since 2011.
Currently, the Department of Surgery has 17 full-time members participating in teaching, research and clinical activities at IIUM campus, its IIUM Medical Centre (IIUMMC) and its major affiliated hospital, Hospital Tengku Ampuan Afzan (HTAA). The department has five trainee lecturers at the moment. A wide range of subspecialties are available including Upper Gastrointestinal, Colorectal, Hepatobiliary, Breast, Urology, Neurosurgery, Plastic & Reconstructive and Paediatric surgery.
Our mission is to achieve excellence in clinical care, teaching and research.