USA Department of Surgery Faculty

Academic Faculty

William O. Richards, M.D., F.A.C.S.

William O. Richards, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Professor and Chairman
Bariatric Surgeon

Specialty: Gastrointestinal Surgery, Bariatric Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery

 

Hanna Alemayehu, M.D.

Hanna Alemayehu, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Assistant Professor
Pediatric Surgeon

Specialty: Surgery, Pediatrics

 

William H. Barber IV, M.D., D.Phil., F.A.C.S.

William H. Barber IV, M.D., D.Phil., F.A.C.S.

Professor
Trauma/Critical Care Surgeon

Specialty: Trauma/Critical Care 

 

 

Sidney B. Brevard, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.S.

Sidney B. Brevard, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.S.

Professor
Trauma/Critical Care Surgeon
Director, Surgical Critical Care Fellowship
CO-Director, Surgery Intensive Care Unit

Specialty: Trauma/Critical Care

 

 

Andrew C. Bright, D.O.

Andrew C. Bright, D.O, F.A.C.S.

Assistant Professor
Burn/Trauma
 Surgeon
Director, Burn Intensive Care Unit

Specialty: Trauma, Burn Care

 

Ronald M. Brooks, M.D.

Ronald M. Brooks, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.B.P.S.

Assistant Professor
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon

Specialty: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

  

Caleb Butts, M.D.

Caleb Butts, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Trauma Surgeon

 

Van Crocker, M.D.

Van Crocker, M.D.

Assistant Professor
ENT Surgeon

Specialty: Surgery, Pediatrics

 

Linda Ding, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Linda Ding, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Assistant Professor
General Surgeon
Co-Director, Clerkship Program

Specialty: Trauma Critical Care

 

 

D. Lynn Dyess, M.D.

D. Lynn Dyess, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Professor
Breast/Endocrine Surgeon

Specialty: Breast/Endocrine Surgery

 

 

Annabelle L. Fonseca, M.D., M.H.S.

Annabelle L. Fonseca, M.D., M.H.S.

Assistant Professor
Surgical Oncologist

Specialty: Surgery, Cancer Care

 

Leander (Lee) Grimm, Jr., M.D.

Leander (Lee) Grimm, Jr., M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.S.C.R.S.

Associate Professor
Colorectal Surgeon
Residency Program Director

Specialty: Colon and Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications: American Board of Surgery, American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery

 

Curtis N. Harris, M.D.

Curtis N. Harris, M.D.

Associate Professor
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon

Specialty: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

 

Charles Hartin, Jr., M.D.

Charles Hartin, Jr., M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.A.P.

Associate Professor
Pediatric Surgeon
Chief, Division of Pediatric Surgery

Specialty: Surgery, Pediatrics

 

J. Harrison Howard, M.D., F.A.C.S.

J. Harrison Howard, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Associate Professor
Surgical Oncologist

Specialty: Surgery, Cancer Care

 

John D. Hunter III, M.D.

John D. Hunter III, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.S.C.R.S.

Assistant Professor
Colorectal Surgeon
Co-Director, Clerkship Program

Specialty: Surgery

Board Certifications: American Board of Surgery, American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery

 

  

Christopher M. Kinnard, M.D.

Christopher M. Kinnard, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Trauma/Critical Care Surgeon
Associate Program Director, Surgery Critical Care Fellowship

Specialty: Trauma, Surgery

 

Larry Lee, M.D.

Larry Lee, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Trauma/Critical Care Surgeon 

Joe S. Liles, M.D.

Joe S. Liles, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Assistant Professor
Surgical Oncologist

Specialty: Surgery, Cancer Care

 

Paul Rider, M.D.

Paul Rider, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.S.C.R.S.

Associate Professor
Colorectal Surgeon
Chief, Division of Colon & Rectal Surgery

Specialty: Colorectal Surgery

Board Certifications: American Board of Surgery, American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery

 

  

Frederick M. Silver, M.D.

Frederick M. Silver, M.D.

Associate Professor
ENT Surgeon

Specialty: Ear, Nose, and Throat Surgery

  

Jon D. Simmons, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Jon D. Simmons, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Associate Professor
Trauma Surgeon
Chief, Division of Trauma & Acute Care Surgery
Trauma Medical Director

Specialty: Trauma/Critical Care Surgery

 

  

Katrina Weaver, M.D.

Katrina Weaver, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Pediatric Surgeon

 

Adjunct Faculty

Michael Damrich, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeon
Board Certification: American Board of Surgery

Carl Maltese, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Cardiovascular and Thoracic 
Board Certification: American Board of Surgery

Ronald O'Gorman, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeon

Dimitris Kyriazis, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeon

David Mull, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeon

Lee W. Thompson, M.D.
Surgical Oncologist

Glenn Esses, M.D.
Vascular Surgeon

Ralph B. Pfeiffer Jr., M.D.
Vascular Surgeon

Gerhard A. Boehm, M.D.
General Surgeon 

William M. Lightfoot, M.D.
General Surgeon

Richard Hwang, M.D.
General Surgeon

E. Gaylon McCollough, M.D.
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon

Dan Taylor, Ph.D.
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