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Our Faculty

Our expert team of faculty make sure you receive quality patient care.

About our Faculty

Our faculty, at the Michigan State University Department of Surgery, are leaders in the community, within the University, and at national and international levels within the profession of surgery. As experienced teachers, they continually stay abreast of current practice standards, apply evidence-based medicine and become proficient in the newest technological advancements. They are willing to teach others how to continually learn and improve, based on principles of life-long learning. They also teach young students to be human and relate to each patient in a personal, professional, and compassionate manner. All of our general surgeons in our practice are either Board Certified or Board Eligible

Faculty Directory

Clinical & Educational Research

Pam Haan, RN, BSN's Profile Photo

Pam Haan, RN, BSN

Research Coordinator MSU Breast Center

Foot & Ankle Surgery

Ruby Chahal, DPM, FACFAS's Profile Photo

Ruby Chahal, DPM, FACFAS

Assistant Professor of Surgery

General Surgery

Michael K. McLeod, MD, MBA, FACS's Profile Photo

Michael K. McLeod, MD, MBA, FACS

Professor of Surgery Endocrine Surgery
Srinivas Kavuturu, MD, FRCS, FACS's Profile Photo

Srinivas Kavuturu, MD, FRCS, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery Hepato-Pancreato Biliary Surgery
Miranda Cristales, PA-C, MPAS's Profile Photo

Miranda Cristales, PA-C, MPAS

Physician Assistant Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

MSU Breast Center

Harvey L. Bumpers, MD, FACS's Profile Photo

Harvey L. Bumpers, MD, FACS

Professor of Surgery Surgical Oncology
Jessica Henderson, DO's Profile Photo

Jessica Henderson, DO

Assistant Professor of Surgery Surgical Oncology
Mary Smania, DNP, FNP-BC, AGN-BC's Profile Photo

Mary Smania, DNP, FNP-BC, AGN-BC

Assistant Professor of Surgery Genetics

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

James H.W. Clarkson, MD, FRCSC, FRCS.plast, MSC's Profile Photo

James H.W. Clarkson, MD, FRCSC, FRCS.plast, MSC

Assistant Professor of Surgery Hand Surgery
Ashley Day, PA-C, MPAS's Profile Photo

Ashley Day, PA-C, MPAS

Physician Assistant Breast & Cosmetic Surgery

Trauma & Critical Care

Paul D. Schneider, MD's Profile Photo

Paul D. Schneider, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Vascular Surgery

Jordan Knepper, MD, MSc's Profile Photo

Jordan Knepper, MD, MSc

Assistant Professor of Surgery