Clinical Surgery

About us

Our strategy, history and location, and information about visiting us.


Our overriding strategy is to provide excellence in surgical education, research and clinical training.


The history of the School of Surgery, the Regius Chair of Clinical Surgery, and surgical teaching and research in Edinburgh.


Our main clinical and research facilities are at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh and the Western General Hospital.

Surgery Questions and Answers

Clinical positions within the department are generally advertised nationally through the British Medical Journal Careers section.

Visit us

Occasionally we are able to accept suitably qualified visitors and clinical observers to the unit.


Posts within Clinical Surgery are advertised primarily through the British Medical Journal.


Enquiries about Clinical Surgery.

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