Daniel Kirgan, M.D.

Oct. 8, 2020

Dr. Daniel Kirgan, the UNLV School of Medicine Vice Chair of the Department of Surgery, was honored by Health Care Quarterly magazine as a Top Doctor 2020 in the General Surgery category. Kirgan also was honored with a Top Doctors 2020 award in Surgery from Nevada Public Radio’s Desert Companion magazine.

Kirgan, who also serves as UNLV Medicine’s Chief of the Division of Surgical Oncology, has served as a state liaison to the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer and has been on the American College of Surgeons Board of Governors.

A graduate of the George Washington University School of Medicine, Kirgan has previously been recognized by Newsweek magazine as one of the country's top cancer surgeons.