Chair, Surgery
Michael S. Nussbaum, M.D., F.A.C.S. is the Senior Vice President, Professor, and Chair of the Department of Surgery at Carilion Clinic and Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine. Dr. Nussbaum previously was an endowed, tenured Professor and Chief of the Division of General Surgery at the University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville, where he also served as Chair of the Department of Surgery and the Surgeon-in-Chief from 2008-2013, Program Director for the surgery residency, and Program Director for the advanced gastrointestinal/minimally invasive surgery fellowship. Prior to going to Florida, he held numerous roles at the University of Cincinnati including Interim Chair of the Department of Surgery and Program Director of the surgery residency. He was also a tenured Professor of Surgery, Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs for the Department of Surgery, Program Director for the minimally invasive surgery fellowship and Chief of Staff for the University of Cincinnati Hospital. <br/><br/>

Dr. Nussbaum is a nationally recognized expert in the area of gastrointestinal, endocrine and minimally invasive surgery and brings with him an extensive background in education and leadership. He is currently a Senior Director on the American Board of Surgery. He has served as President of the Ohio Chapter of the American College of Surgeons and the Central Surgical Association. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, the American Surgical Association, and the Southern Surgical Association and is an Associate Member of the Academy of Master Surgeon Educators of the American College of Surgeons. He is a member of the editorial boards for the Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery and The American Surgeon and is an ad-hoc reviewer for numerous other journals.
Providing comprehensive surgical care using minimally invasive approaches (laparoscopic, endoscopic, robotic) whenever feasible.
In Practice Since
Thu Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 1987
Procedures Performed
Gallbladder
Bowel obstruction
Laparoscopic and open heller myotomy
Bowel resection
Laparoscopic and open colostomy
Hernia repair
Appendix surgery
Endoscopy (colonoscopy, upper endoscopy)
Laparoscopic and open nissen fundoplication
Gallbladder surgery
Thyroid gland surgery
Adrenal surgery
Affiliations
Carilion Clinic
VTC Affiliate
Medical Education
University of Pennsylvania
Certifications
American Board of Surgery (General Surgery)
American Board of Surgery (Surgical Critical Care)
Degree
M.D.
Schools
University of Pennsylvania
Internships
University of Cincinnati Hospital
Residencies
University of Cincinnati Hospital
Interests
Parathyroid disease
Hernias
Peptic ulcer disease
Achalasia & gastroesophageal reflux
Gallbladder and gallstone disease
Inflammatory bowel disease
Thyroid disease
Adrenal disease
Given Name
Michael S.
Surname
Nussbaum
Gender
Male
Accepts Children
false
false
false
Accepts New Clients
true
true
true
Accepts Mychart Appointments
true
false
false
Accepts New Appointments
false
false
false
Average Rating
4.9
Rating Count
30
Accepts Children
false
Accepts New Clients
true
Accepts MyChart Appointments
true
Accepts New Appointments
false
Should Be Deleted
no
Explained Clearly Slug
Explained Clearly
Explained Clearly Rating
4.9
Listened Carefully Slug
Listened Carefully
Listened Carefully Rating
4.9
Easy Instructions Slug
Easy Instructions
Easy Instructions Rating
4.9
Knew History Slug
Knew Medical History
Knew History Rating
4.8
Showed Respect Slug
Showed Respect
Showed Respect Rating
5.0
Spent Enough Time Slug
Spent Enough Time
Spent Enough Time Rating
5.0