Director of Emergency General Surgery - Trauma, General Surgery & Surgical Critical Care Expert
Medical expert consulting & testimony.
Areas of Expertise
Perforated diverticulitis, perforated appendicitis, multiorgan failure, acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), penetrating trauma, blunt trauma, deep vein thrombosis (DVT), extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), acute lung injury (ALI), respiratory failure, ventilator, pneumothorax, hemothorax, rib fractures, pulmonary contusion, empyema, perforated gastric ulcer, perforated duodenal ulcer, intestinal ischemia, mesenteric ischemia, perforated viscus, perforated small bowel, perforated colon, scientific method.
I am a full-time clinically active academic surgeon at Level 1 Trauma Center in Omaha, Nebraska. In addition to clinical activities, my responsibilities include teaching residents, medical students, and advanced practice providers (APPs, or "midlevels") in the areas of general surgery, trauma, and surgical critical care. I am actively engaged in basic science research and have my own lab, which focuses lung injury, respiratory failure and acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS).
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Medical Degree (MD): University of Texas Health Science Center - San Antonio
Residency: University of Nebraska Medical Center
Fellowship: Surgical Critical Care Fellowship at Washington University, St. Louis, MO