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Timothy M. Farrell, MD, FACS

Professor; Director, Minimally Invasive Surgery

Department of Surgery
    Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery

Surgery, Gastrointestinal and Laparoscopic Surgery
Surgery, Bariatric Surgery
Surgery, General Surgery

Minimally invasive foregut surgery, gastroesophageal reflux disease, achalasia, hiatal hernias, morbid obesity, and Barrett's esophagus.
Clinical Appointment Phone:  919-966-8436

Timothy M. Farrell, MD

Surgery - Board Certified  (1998)

Education and Training
Medical School: MD, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway,NJ, 1990
Fellowship: Emory University, Atlanta,GA, 1997 - 1999
Area: Laparoscopic Surgery
Residency: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, 1990 - 1997
Area: Surgery

  1. SAGES Recognition of Excellence Award, 2012

  2. Philip J. Wolfson Outstanding Teacher Award, Association for Surgical Education, 2012

  3. H. Fleming Fuller Award, UNC-Chapel Hill, 2010

  4. Medical Alumni Distinguished Teaching Professorship, Unviversity of North Carolina, School Of Medicine, 2009-2012

  5. Fellow, Academy of Educators, UNC School of Medicine, 2007-2012

  6. Who's Who in America nomination, 2007

  7. Hyman Battle Excellence in Teaching Award in the Clinical Sciences, UNC School of Medicine, 2006

  8. Teaching Excellence Award, UNC School of Medicine, 2001, 2003, 2004

  9. James W. Woods Junior Faculty Award, UNC-CH, 2001

  10. Alpha Omega Alpha, Emory University School of Medicine, 1997

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