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About the Journal

Annals of Surgery, the world's most highly referenced surgery journal, provides the international medical community with information on significant contributions to the advancement of surgical science and practice. Surgeons look to Annals of Surgery first for innovations in practice and technique. Special editorial features include "Advances in Surgical Technique", which provides up-to-the-minute coverage of current clinical issues, and monthly review articles that cover the most current practice concerns.

Affiliated Societies:

  • American Surgical Association
  • European Surgical Association

Publication & Editorial Staff Contacts

Celia Braithwait

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Dee Bolognini
Phone: 646-674-6645

Advertising Sales - Classified
Victor Kane
Phone: 215-251-8406

Production Editor
Heather Jefferson

Translation, Rights & Licensing
Silvia Serra

Permission Requests
Gwen Johnson

Commercial Reprint Sales
Connor Winther
Phone: 215-521-8797

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Keith D. Lillemoe, MD
Annals of Surgery
Massachusetts General Hospital 
Professor of Surgery
Harvard Medical School
55 Fruit Street, WHT 506
Boston, MA 02114

Emeritus Editor-in-Chief
Layton F. Rikkers, MD
5103 WIMR Bldg. 1485
1111 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI, 53705