Department of Surgery

Andrew B. Peitzman, MD

  • Executive Vice-Chair and Vice-Chair for Clinical Services
  • Distinguished Professor of Surgery
  • Mark M. Ravitch Chair in Surgery
  • Chief, Division of General Surgery
  • Vice-President for Trauma and Surgical Services, UPMC

Education & Training

  • BS (cum laude), University of Pittsburgh
  • MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  • General Surgery Residency, University Health Center of Pittsburgh
  • Research Fellowship, The New York Hospital-G. Thomas Shires, MD Cornell Medical Center

Representative Publications

​Dr. Peitzman's publications can be viewed through PubMed.

Research, Clinical, and/or Academic Interests

  • Study of hemorrhagic shock and trauma and the response to injury

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