George W. Allman, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Assistant Clinical Professor
Division of General Surgery
Division of Thoracic Surgery
University of California, San Francisco


  • 1962-1969 University of Sydney, M.D., B.S.
  • Faculty of Medicine
  • Sydney, Australia


  • 1969 Goulburn Base Hospital Internship, Rotating Goulburn N.S.W., Australia
  • 1970-1972 Prince Henry Hospital, Residency, General Surgery,
  • Sydney, Australia
  • 1972-1973 Prince Henry Hospital, Junior Surgical Registrar
  • 1977-1980 Cleveland Clinis Foundation,Residency,General Surgery
  • 1980-1982 Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Residency, Cardiothoracic Surgery,
    Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1991-1992 University of Chicago, Senior Resident, General Surgery
  • Chicago, Illinois


  • 1996-1998 Beth Israel Hospital, Fellowship, Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

Postdoctoral Training

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Program Affiliations

  • Surgical Hospitalist Program
  • Thoracic Oncology Program

Clinical Expertise

  • Acute Care Surgery
  • Carcinoid Tumors
  • Chest Wall Tumors
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Lung Metastases
  • Malignant Mesothelioma
  • Mediastinal Masses
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Abdominal Surgery

Research Interests


George W. Allman, M.D., F.A.C.S., is an Assistant Professor
in the UCSF Department of Surgery and is board certified in both general surgery
and thoracic surgery. Dr. Allman performs surgery at the UCSF Medical Center as
a member of the Surgical Hospitalist Program and Thoracic Oncology Program.

Dr. Allman received his M.D. from University of Sydney in Sydney, Australia. He
completed general surgery residencies at Goulburn Base Hospital, Prince Henry
Hospital, in Sydney, Australia, Cleveland Clinic, and University of Chicago.
A cardiothoracic surgery residency at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. He also completed a
fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery at Harvard Medical School.

As a general surgeon, Dr. Allman performs surgeries to treat diseases of the
gastrointestinal tract and abdomen, both benign and malignant conditions. As a
thoracic surgeon, Dr. Allman treats patients with diagnosed with lung cancer,
esophageal cancer, mediastinal tumors, mesothelioma, and other thoracic

Dr. Allman is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of
numerous professional organizations.