Daniel DeUgarte, MD, MS, FACS, FAAP



Professor of Surgery
Director of Global Health Equity Pathway, UCLA Global Health Program
Surgical Director, UCLA Fit Program


Bacherlor’s Degree: Harvard College
Medical Degree
: UCLA School of Medicine
Internship: UCLA
Residency: UCLA
Fellowship: Pediatric Surgery, University of Michigan – Ann Arbor

Board Certifications

General Surgery
Pediatric Surgery

Awards and Honors

UCLA Golden Scalpel Award for Teaching Excellence

Research Focus

Global Surgery; Non-Operative Management of Appendicitis; Pediatric Surgery Outcomes, Quality Improvement, and Cost-Effectiveness; Gastroschisis; Childhood Obesity

Professional Service

American Pediatric Surgical Association – Committee on Global Surgery