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Amy E. Liepert, MD

Surgical Services

Contact Dr. Liepert

E-mail:
liepert@surgery.wisc.edu

Phone:
(608) 262-6246

Mail:
600 HIGHLAND AVE
G5/340 CSC
MADISON, WI 53792-0001

Amy E. Liepert, MD

Assistant Professor
Section of Trauma, Acute Care Surgery, Burn and Surgical Critical Care
Division of General Surgery

Education

  • MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 2006
  • Residency in General Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 2012
  • Fellowship in Surgical Critical Care, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, 2013

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Liepert practices in the trauma and burn programs and in the acute care surgery and surgical critical care programs.

Dr. Liepert provides a wide range of services including Burn Surgery, Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder Removal), Excision of Lipoma, Laparoscopic Groin Hernia Repair, Muscle Biopsy, Open Groin Hernia Repair, Sebaceous Cyst Removal, Subcutaneous Tumor Removal, and Ventral / Abdominal Hernia Repair.

Research Interests

Dr. Liepert’s research interests include patient safety, health quality and outcomes research as well as improving clinical process by evaluating current practice patterns and system standards.

Recent Publications
  • Insurance status and race affect treatment and outcome of traumatic brain injury.
    McQuistion K, Zens T, Jung HS, Beems M, Leverson G, Liepert A, Scarborough J, Agarwal S
    J. Surg. Res. 2016 Oct; 205(2):261-271.
    [PubMed ID: 27664871]
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  • Nonoperative Management Is as Effective as Immediate Splenectomy for Adult Patients with High-Grade Blunt Splenic Injury.
    Scarborough JE, Ingraham AM, Liepert AE, Jung HS, O'Rourke AP, Agarwal SK
    J. Am. Coll. Surg. 2016 Aug; 223(2):249-58.
    [PubMed ID: 27112125]
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  • Applying advocacy skills: Gaining influence from the statehouse to Capitol Hill.
    Liepert AE
    Bull Am Coll Surg 2016 Mar; 101(3):25-9.
    [PubMed ID: 27051934]
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  • The Effect of Previsit Education in Breast Cancer Patients: A Study of a Shared-decision-making Tool.
    Serpico V, Liepert AE, Boucher K, Fouts DL, Anderson L, Pell J, Neumayer L
    Am Surg 2016 Mar; 82(3):259-65.
    [PubMed ID: 27099063]
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  • 1143: SOCIOECONOMIC DISPARITIES IN THE TREATMENT OF TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY (TBI).
    McQuistion K, Jung HS, Zens T, Beems M, Liepert A, O'Rourke A, Scarborough J, Agarwal S
    Crit. Care Med. 2015 Dec; 43(12 Suppl 1):287.
    [PubMed ID: 26570804]
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  • Surgeons and social media: Threat to professionalism or an essential part of contemporary surgical practice?
    Azoury SC, Bliss LA, Ward WH, Liepert AE, Leichtle SW
    Bull Am Coll Surg 2015 Aug; 100(8):45-51.
    [PubMed ID: 26419055]
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  • Protecting trauma patients from duplicated computed tomography scans: the relevance of integrated care systems.
    Liepert AE, Bledsoe J, Stevens MH, Cochran A
    Am. J. Surg. 2014 Oct; 208(4):511-6.
    [PubMed ID: 25152252]
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  • A composite index for predicting readmission following emergency general surgery.
    Muthuvel G, Tevis SE, Liepert AE, Agarwal SK, Kennedy GD
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2014 Jun; 76(6):1467-72.
    [PubMed ID: 24854317, PMC ID: 4806856]
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  • Surgery at the end of life: for love or money?
    Liepert AE, Leichtle SW, Santin BJ
    Bull Am Coll Surg 2012 Aug; 97(8):36-40.
    [PubMed ID: 22973747]
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  • The future of surgery: autonomy or employment?
    Liepert A, Babu M, Leichtle S
    Bull Am Coll Surg 2011 Aug; 96(8):33-8.
    [PubMed ID: 22319910]
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