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Meet Our Faculty

Gamal Mostafa, MD, FRCS, FACS

Professor of Surgery (Clinician Educator), Chief of Surgery, John D Dingell VA Medical Center
Associate Program Director, Wayne State University School of Medicine
Office Address:
John D Dingell VA Medical Center
4646 John R C4684
Detroit, MI 48201
Phone: (313) 576-3598
Fax: (313) 576-1002

Administrative Assistant: Jamie Carson
Administrative Email: jcarson@med.wayne.edu

SPECIALTY: Surgery, Surgical Critical Care
CLINICAL INTERESTS:

Abdominal Pain: Acute/Chronic, Colonoscopy, Liver Biopsy, Liver Cancer, Liver Disease

Education

BOARD CERTIFICATION:
– American Board of Surgery – Board Certified
– Surgical Critical Care – Board Certified

EDUCATION:
– MB. Bch, Cairo University School of Medicine, Cairo Governorate, Egypt

TRAINING:
– Chief Resident, General Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC

RESIDENCY:
– General Surgery Residency, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC
– Research Resident General Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC
– Resident in General Surgery, Howard University, Washington, DC
– Resident in General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN
– Military Surgical Resident, The Egyptian Army, Suez Canal, Egypt

FELLOWSHIP:
– Thoracic Surgery Fellow, Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN
– Trauma and SICU Fellow, Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN
– Trauma and SICU Fellow, Jersey Shore Medical Center, Neptune, NJ

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:
– Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists United Kingdom
– American College of Surgeons
– Society of Critical Care Medicine
– Southeastern Surgical Society

Publications

  1. Complications of spilled gallstones after laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
    Dida K, Mostafa G.
  2. Emphysematous gastritis with delayed gastric perforation.
    Wormer BA, Mostafa G.
  3. A review of factors that affect mortality following colectomy.
    Klima DA, Brintzenhoff RA, Agee N, Walters A, Heniford BT, Mostafa G.
  4. Images in clinical medicine. Ileocecal intussusception.
    Whitfield JD, Mostafa G.
  5. Evaluation of selective treatment of penetrating abdominal trauma.
    Schmelzer TM, Mostafa G, Gunter OL Jr, Norton HJ, Sing RF.

Teaching

MEDICAL STUDENTS:
General surgery clerkship

RESIDENTS:
Board review sessions, weekly M&M, weekly Journal Club