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General Surgery Residency:  Faculty

Hird
R. Barry Hird MD, FACS
Program Director

Medical School: Wayne State University
Residency: Medical University of South Carolina 1992-1997
Fellowship: Breast Surgery University of Michigan
Conference: Weekly Surgery M & M, SESAP review
Clinical Interests: Benign and Malignant Breast Diseases
Membership: Fellow American College of Surgeons, Society of Surgical Oncology, American Society of Breast Surgeons, and the American Society of Breast Disease

MorrowCharles Morrow, Jr. MD, FACS

Co-Chief Medical Officer and Surgery Faculty

MD: University of South Carolina
Residency: SMC 1993-1998
Fellowship: Trauma and Critical Care - Orlando Regional Medical Center
Clinical Interests: Trauma and Critical Care
Conference: Trauma M & M
Membership: Chair of the South Carolina ACS Committee on Trauma, ATLS and National Trauma Databank sub-committees of the national ACS Committee on Trauma, Eastern Association for Surgery on Trauma (EAST) Careers in Trauma Committee and the Society of Critical Care Medicine Patient.

Orr

Richard K. Orr MD, MPH, FACS

Medical School: University of South Florida
Residency: University of South Florida
Fellowship: Medical College of Virginia
MPH: University of Massachusetts
Clinical Interests: Breast Surgery
Surgical Oncology, especially melanoma, esophagus, liver, Endocrine Surgery, Laparoscopic Approaches to Surgical Oncology, and Bloodless Medicine

Lombardozzi
Kristine Lombardozzi MD, FACS

Associate Program Director

Director, Surgical and Trauma ICU
Assistant Director of Trauma
MD: University of Minnesota
Residency: Indiana University
Fellowship: Orlando Regional Medical Center
Membership: Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM), board member of the state chapter of SCCM, Eastern Association for Surgery on Trauma (EAST).

Ashley
Thomas Ashley MD, FACS
Director, Skills Lab

Medical School: Wayne State University
Residency: Henry Ford Hospital 1983 -1988
Fellowship: Colorectal Surgery - Henry Ford Hospital
Conference: Weekly Surgical Skills Lab
Clinical Interests: GI surgery, Endoscopy, Trauma Surgical Skills
Membership: Fellow American College of Surgeons, SAGES
Appointment: Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery at MUSC

Nguyen
Christophe L. Nguyen MD, FACS

Medical School: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX.
General Surgery Residency: Medical University of South Carolina
Research Fellowship: Hollings Cancer Center, Charleston, SC.
Surgical Oncology Fellowship: Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA.
Membership: Society of Surgical Oncology, the American College of Surgeons, and the American Society of Clinical Oncology.
Links: Nguyen Fox Chase, Two years Additional Research
Clinical Interests: General Surgical Oncology; Foregut- esophagus/stomach cancer; Hepato-biliary and Pancreas; Liver metastases; RFA, pancreatic cancer; Thoracic Oncology
(Lung cancer, VATS, mediastinoscopy)

Calton
W. Cuyler Calton MD, FACS

Director of the Vascular Surgery Section
Medical Director of the Vascular Lab
Member of the Foothills Cardiothoracic and Vascular
Medical School: Duke University
Residency: Dwight David Eisenhower Army Medical Center
Fellowship: Geisinger Medical Center
Membership: Society of Vascular Surgery, Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society, Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery, and the South Carolina Vascular Society
Appointment: Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery at MUSC.

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