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Mark Talamini Professor and Chairman of Surgery, Chief of Surgical services, Founding Director of Medical Innovation Institute, President of Stony Brook Surgical Associates, Co-Director of SOAR Collaborative Surgery Renaissance School of Medicine

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Mark Talamini is recognized for his expertise in advanced laparoscopic surgery. He specializes in gastrointestinal surgery, with an emphasis on the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis). He is considered a pioneer in minimally invasive abdominal surgery, and is recognized as one of the leading authorities on laparoscopic and robotic-assisted surgery in the United States.


  • Fellowship, University of Cincinnati
  • MD and Residency, John Hopkins University