Dr. Rainer Gruessner Surgeon, Physician and Scientist


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Dr. Rainer Gruessner got his medical degree from the Johannes Gutenberg University School of Medicine in Mainz, Germany, 1983. He completed his Doctoral thesis at the same institution. His education has not ceased since then. He has published over 600 abstracts, manuscripts, and book chapters. He has also edited two widely-used textbooks on transplantation and is at work on a third one on innovation in surgery. His groundbreaking research has contributed to a new trend to noninvasive, patient-oriented treatment.


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Dr. Rainer Gruessner Surgeon Physician and Scientist Dr. Rainer Gruessner is an expert in the field transplantation surgery. He is the former Chairman of the Department of Surgery Chief of the Division of Transplantation and Director of Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery at the University of Arizona. Although he has spent most of his career practicing within the United States of America he received his education in Germany

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He obtained his medical degree and his medical thesis “summa cum laude from the Johannes Gutenberg University School of Medicine in Mainz Germany in 1983. He obtained his professorial thesis “Habilitation” from the Philipps University in Marburg Germany in 1991. Rainer Gruessner did his residency at the Johannes Gutenberg University before completing a fellowship in transplantation surgery at the University of Minnesota.

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He also received clinical training in vascular and endocrine surgery at Philipps University in Germany and in living donor liver transplantation at Kyoto University in Japan. He is a member of the most prestigious surgical societies and has published over 600 manuscripts abstracts and book chapters. He is widely regarded as one of the most innovative surgeons practicing today and his been credited with performing a number of firsts in the field.

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Dr. Rainer Gruessner is an expert surgeon physician and scientist. He has devoted his career to the innovation and implementation of new surgical procedures resulting in less invasion and higher success rates. His work within the School of Medicine at the University of Arizona was pivotal to the success the school now enjoys.

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Dr. Rainer Gruessner was responsible for completely rebuilding the Department of Surgery through the recruitment of over 60 new faculty members and the establishment of three new divisions. He was also instrumental in implementing various new clinical programs within all surgical divisions as well.

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For More Visit Dr. Rainer Gruessner http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Rainer_Gruessner http://drrainergruessner.blogspot.com http://re.vu/DrRainerGruessner

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