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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 T​echnique," which provides up-to-the-minute coverage of current clinical issues, and monthly review articles that cover the most current practice concerns.

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Publication & Editorial Staff Contacts

Dawn Angel
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Production Editor​​​
Corey Brooks
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​​​Advertising Sales

Dave Wiegand
Phone: 646-674-6322​
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Commercial Reprint Sales
Connor Winther
Phone: 215-521-8797
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LWW Business Offices 

Two Commerce Square 
2001 Market Street     ​​​                        

Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-521-8300

Keith D. Lillemoe, MD
Annals of Surgery
Massachusetts General Hospital 
Professor of Surgery
Harvard Medical School
55 Fruit Street, WHT 506
Boston, MA 02114
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Emeritus Editor-in-Chief
Layton F. Rikkers, MD
5103 WIMR Bldg. 1485
1111 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI, 53705

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