Dr. Peter M Rhee MD Surgeon

Dr. Peter Rhee is a surgeon in Tucson, Arizona and is affiliated with University of Arizona Medical Center - University Campus. He received his medical degree from Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Rhee accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 30 doctors at University of Arizona Medical Center - University Campus who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of California at Irvine
Residency, General Surgery, 1988–1992

Naval Medical Center, San Diego
Residency, General Surgery, 1987–1988

Harborview Medical Center
Fellowship, Surgical Critical Care, 1993–1995

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 21 years in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 18 years in Surgical Critical Care

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Prothrombin Complex Concentrate Versus Fresh-Frozen Plasma for Reversal of Coagulopathy of Trauma: Is There a Difference?
Joseph, B.,Aziz, H.,Pandit, V.,Hays, D.,Kulvatunyou, N.,Yousuf, Z.,Tang, A.,O'Keeffe, T.,Green, D.,Friese, R. S.,Rhee, P.

Levothyroxine therapy before brain death declaration increases the number of solid organ donations.
Joseph, B.,Aziz, H.,Pandit, V.,Kulvatunyou, N.,Sadoun, M.,Tang, A.,O'Keeffe, T.,Green, D. J.,Friese, R. S.,Rhee, P.

The BIG (brain injury guidelines) project: Defining the management of traumatic brain injury by acute care surgeons.
Joseph, B.,Friese, R. S.,Sadoun, M.,Aziz, H.,Kulvatunyou, N.,Pandit, V.,Wynne, J.,Tang, A.,O'Keeffe, T.,Rhee, P.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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