Dr. Craig M Coopersmith MD Surgeon

Dr. Craig Coopersmith is a surgeon in Atlanta, Georgia. He received his medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and has been in practice for 23 years. Dr. Coopersmith accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Trauma Surgery & Surgical Critical Care

Clinical Interests: Sepsis

Education & Medical Training

Washington University
Residency, General Surgery, 1991–1999

Washington University
Fellowship, Surgical Critical Care, 1999–2000

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgical Critical Care

GA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FCCM), American College of Critical Care Medicine

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Outstanding faculty mentor award, Washington University Postdoctoral Society
2009

Publications & Presentations

Daily Bathing with Chlorhexidine-Based Soap and the Prevention of Staphylococcus aureus Transmission and Infection.
Viray, M. A.,Morley, J. C.,Coopersmith, C. M.,Kollef, M. H.,Fraser, V. J.,Warren, D. K.

Redefining the gut as the motor of critical illness.
Mittal, R.,Coopersmith, C. M.

Inhibition of IKKβ in Enterocytes Exacerbates Sepsis-Induced Intestinal Injury and Worsens Mortality.
Dominguez, J. A.,Samocha, A. J.,Liang, Z.,Burd, E. M.,Farris, A. B.,Coopersmith, C. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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