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Michel M. Murr, MD - General Surgery, Gastrointestinal


Michel M. Murr, MD - General Surgery, Gastrointestinal

Dr. Michel Murr reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Murr is the Chief of Surgery at Tampa General Hospital and Director of Bariatric Surgery at Tampa General Hospital and the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida.

Education and Training

MD: American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon, 1986

Internship in Pathology: University of Iowa Hospitals, Iowa City, IA, 1987–1988

Residency in General Surgery: University of Iowa Hospitals, Iowa City, IA, 1988–1993

Research Fellowship in Gastrointestinal Surgery: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 1993–1995

Gastrointestinal Surgery Scholar: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 1997–1998


American Board of Surgery

Academic Appointments

University of South Florida, Tampa, FL:

  • Professor, 2007–present
  • Associate Professor, 2004–2007
  • Assistant Professor, 1998–2004

Instructor in Surgery, Mayo Medical School, Rochester, MN, 1998

Financial Disclosure

This reviewer reported no financial conflicts.

Current as of: January 10, 2014

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