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Gregory P. Victorino, M.D., FACS

Gregory P. Victorino, M.D., FACS

Professor of Surgery
Chief, UCSF-East Bay Surgery Program
Chair, Department of Surgery, Alameda Health System

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University of California, San Francisco - East Bay
1411 East 31st Street, QIC 22134
Oakland, CA 94602
(510) 437-4267
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  • 1982-86, University of California, Berkeley, B.S.
  • 1987-91, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, M.D.
  • 1991-92, University of California, Davis - East Bay, Intern, Surgery
  • 1992-98, University of California, Davis - East Bay, Resident, Surgery
  • 1994-96, University of California, Davis, Research Fellow, Surgery & Physiology
  • 1998-99, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Fellow, Trauma/Critical Care
  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery, Surgical Critical Care
  • Ischemia-reperfusion
  • Microvascular permeability and physiology
  • Sepsis
  • Shock
  • Trauma
  • Ischemia-reperfusion
  • Microvascular permeability and physiology
  • Sepsis
  • Shock
  • Trauma

Gregory P. Victorino, M.D. is Professor And Chief of the UCSF East Bay Surgery Program. He is also  Chair of the Department of Surgery for Alameda Health System and Director of Trauma Services at Highland Hospital.

Victorino, a highly regarded trauma surgeon, and professor of surgery is also Director of Trauma Services at Highland Hospital. His leadership  was crucial to the designation of Highland Hospital, the flagship of Alameda Health System, as a Level 1 Trauma Center serving the East Bay.

Victorino has deep roots in the community with a strong record of clinical outreach. In 2016, he was named Outstanding Physician of the Year by the Alameda Health System. He is also a dedicated teacher and mentor to UCSF-East Bay general surgery residents, and a respected thought leader. His body of professional work includes more than 80 peer-reviewed publications.

Victorino completed his undergraduate degree at UC Berkeley in 1986 and earned his MD at the University of Pittsburgh. He returned to the Bay Area in 1991, completing a general surgery residency at UC Davis-East Bay in 1998, followed by a trauma-critical care fellowship at UC Davis. Soon thereafter, he joined the UCSF Department of Surgery as a faculty member.

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  1. Beattie G, Cohan CM, Chomsky-Higgins K, Tang A, Senekjian L, Victorino GP. Is a chest radiograph after thoracostomy tube removal necessary? A cost-effective analysis. Injury. 2020 Jul 26. View in PubMed
  2. Cohan CM, Beattie G, Tang A, Mazzolini K, Farzaneh N, Senekjian L, Victorino GP. Does Abdominal Seat Belt Sign Warrant Admission After a Negative CT Scan? A Cost-Utility Analysis. J Surg Res. 2020 Jul 09; 255:619-626. View in PubMed
  3. Beattie G, Cohan CM, Ng VL, Victorino GP. Liquid plasma: A solution to optimizing early and balanced plasma resuscitation in massive transfusion. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2020 Sep; 89(3):488-495. View in PubMed
  4. Strumwasser A, Cohan CM, Beattie G, Chong V, Victorino GP. Autotaxin inhibition attenuates endothelial permeability after ischemia-reperfusion injury. Clin Hemorheol Microcirc. 2020 May 04. View in PubMed
  5. Cohan CM, Beattie G, Bowman JA, Galante JM, Kwok AM, Dirks RC, Kornblith LZ, Plevin R, Browder TD, Victorino GP. Repeat computed tomography head scan is not indicated in trauma patients taking novel anticoagulation: A multicenter study. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2020 Aug; 89(2):301-310. View in PubMed
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