Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Michael Pucci, MD, FACS

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Assistant Professor
Associate Director, Undergraduate Education
Co-Director, Advanced Gastrointestinal Surgery Fellowship

Specialties
Surgery
Surgery - Alimentary Tract
Surgery - Gastrointestinal
Surgery - General
Surgery - Hepato-Pancreatic-Biliary
Surgery - Minimally Invasive
Surgery - Oncology

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Office Locations

Philadelphia
1100 Walnut Street, 5th Floor
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-8666
Fax: (215) 923-8222
Philadelphia
1300 Wolf Street
1st Floor
Philadelphia PA 19148
Phone: (215) 551-0360
Fax: (215) 551-8725

Medical Services

Years in Practice

4

Board Certifications

  • Surgery

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Notes

I am a general and alimentary track surgeon with interests in benign and malignant diseases of the upper gastrointestinal and pancreaticobiliary tracts. I have specialized training in minimally invasive techniques for the treatment of these disorders, along with solid organ disease and abdominal wall hernias.

Education

  • Jefferson Medical College, Medical School

Internship

  • St Vincent's Medical Center

Residency

  • St Vincent's Medical Center
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Fellowship

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Recent Publications

Total parenteral nutrition in patients following pancreaticoduodenectomy: lessons from 1184 patients

Comparative Quantitative Lymph Node Assessment in Localized Esophageal Cancer Patients After R0 Resection With and Without Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation Therapy

Surgical approaches to adenocarcinoma of the gastroesophageal junction: the Siewert II conundrum

A standardized comparison of peri-operative complications after minimally invasive esophagectomy: Ivor Lewis versus McKeown

The Difficult Gallbladder: A Safe Approach to a Dangerous Problem

Do intraoperative pyloric interventions predict the need for postoperative endoscopic interventions after minimally invasive esophagectomy?

Increasing resident utilization and recognition of the critical view of safety during laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a pilot study from an academic medical center

Acute complications of antireflux surgery

Cholecystotomy with stone retrieval: A novel approach for the management of gallstone ileus

A brief overview of the life and work of Lyon Henry Appleby, M.D. (1895-1970)

Long-term functional outcomes of laparoscopic resection for gastric gastrointestinal stromal tumors

A Modern Approach to the Surgical Treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Modified Appleby Procedure with Arterial Reconstruction for Locally Advanced Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma: A Literature Review and Report of Three Unusual Cases

Safety First, Total Cholecystectomy Second

Subtotal Cholecystectomy-"Fenestrating" vs "reconstituting" Subtypes and the Prevention of Bile Duct Injury: Definition of the Optimal Procedure in Difficult Operative Conditions

An approach to the diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal bleeding secondary to jejunal diverticulosis

The influence of transection site on the development of pancreatic fistula in patients undergoing distal pancreatectomy: A review of 294 consecutive cases

Complex cystic lesions in the liver causing abdominal pain

Does Resident Experience Affect Outcomes in Complex Abdominal Surgery? Pancreaticoduodenectomy as an Example

Intraoperative Pancreatoscopy: A Valuable Tool for Pancreatic Surgeons?