Mary Wolfe, MD

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    Mary Wolfe M.D., FACS
    Associate Clinical Professor, UCSF
    Program Director, UCSF Fresno General Surgery Residency

    Mary Margaret (Meg) Wolfe, MD, FACS, is an Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Surgery at the University of California, San Francisco Fresno and the Program Director of the General Surgery Residency Program at UCSF Fresno Center for Medical Education and Research.

    Dr. Wolfe received her Bachelors of Science degree in Biology at University of California, San Diego and went on to obtain her Medical degree at Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri. Her General Surgery residency was completed at Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois. She then completed the Trauma/Surgical Critical Care fellowship at UCSF Fresno. She is Board Certified in both General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care.

    Dr. Wolfe joined the UCSF Fresno Department of Surgery Faculty in 2007. She performs Acute Care Surgery, Trauma Surgery, Burn Surgery and Surgical Critical Care at Community Regional Medical Center, the primary teaching hospital. In her role as teaching faculty, she teaches a wide variety of educational levels, including medical students, residents and fellows.

    In 2012, Dr. Wolfe became the Program Director for the General Surgery Residency Program. In this capacity, she oversees didactic and clinical education in all sites, monitors resident supervision and progress, and ensures resident competence and progressive responsibility toward independence. She established the Surgical Skills and Simulation Lab and is active in teaching surgical skills to the residents.

    Dr. Wolfe is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and a member of the Association for Surgical Education, California Medical Association, Fresno Madera Medical Society, and the Association of Program Directors in Surgery.

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    1. Higginson SM, Sheets NW, Sue LP, Wolfe MM, Kwok AM, Dirks RC, Doggett RS, Gopal VC, Davis JW. Changes in splenic capsule with aging; beliefs and reality. Am J Surg. 2019 Sep 28. PMID: 31623879.
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    2. Siada S, Jeffcoach D, Dirks RC, Wolfe MM, Kwok AM, Sue LP, Davis JW. A predictive grading scale for acute cholecystitis. Trauma Surg Acute Care Open. 2019; 4(1):e000324. PMID: 31392281.
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    3. Kwok AM, Davis JW, Dirks RC, Wolfe MM, Kaups KL. Time is now: venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in blunt splenic injury. Am J Surg. 2016 Dec; 212(6):1231-1236. PMID: 27810135.
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    4. Kohlbrenner A, Dirks R, Davis J, Wolfe M, Maser C. Of duty hour violations and shift work: changing the educational paradigm. Am J Surg. 2016 Jun; 211(6):1164-8. PMID: 26520873.
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    5. Dinan KA, Davis JW, Wolfe MM, Sue LP, Cagle KM. An acute care surgery fellowship benefits a general surgical residency. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014 Aug; 77(2):209-12. PMID: 25058243.
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    6. Jackson LS, Davis JW, Kaups KL, Sue LP, Wolfe MM, Bilello JF, Lemaster D. Percutaneous tracheostomy: to bronch or not to bronch--that is the question. J Trauma. 2011 Dec; 71(6):1553-6. PMID: 22182866.
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    7. Wolfe MM, Davis JW, Parks SN. Is surgical airway necessary for airway management in deep neck infections and Ludwig angina? J Crit Care. 2011 Feb; 26(1):11-4. PMID: 20537506.
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