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Kristin Oliveira, MD, FACS

General Surgery, Trauma & Surgical Critical Care, Colorectal Surgery
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Patient type treated
Child, Adult
Accepting new patients
Referral required
From patients or physicians
Board Certified in
General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care Surgery


Dr. Oliveira is an Assistant Professor who provides coverage in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU) as well as Emergency and Elective General Surgery coverage at the Chapel Street campus. In addition, Dr. Oliveira provides General Surgery, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care coverage at the Yale-New Haven Hospital campus as needed. Dr. Oliveira received her medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas Texas and received her fellowship training in Trauma and Surgical Critical Care here at Yale University. Her interest and dedication to general surgery and medical education are clearly evident to everyone who has had the pleasure of working with her. She has a passion for providing excellent medical care to all patients, especially the underserved. Dr. Oliveira is a remarkably skilled surgeon, an outstanding educator and an evolving researcher with an impressive publication list for a junior faculty member.


  • Assistant Professor of Surgery (Trauma)
  • Associate Program Director General Surgery Residency, Yale Medicine

Education & Training

  • Surgical Critical Care Fellowship
    Yale School of Medicine (2016)
  • General Surgery Resident
    Methodist Dallas Medical Center (2013)
  • MD
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical School (2008)
  • BA
    Texas Tech University (2004)

Additional Information

  • Yale Surgery Office
    Orchard Medical Center
    330 Orchard Street, Wing Orchard Medical Building Fl 2nd Floor Ste E2100
    New Haven, CT, 06511