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Hee Soo Jung, MD

Surgical Services

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(608) 262-6246

MADISON, WI 53792-0001

Hee Soo Jung, MD

Assistant Professor
Director of the Surgical ICU
Director of the Surgical Critical Care Fellowship
Division of Trauma, Acute Care Surgery, Burn and Surgical Critical Care
Divisions of General Surgery


  • MD, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL, 2007
  • Residency in Surgery, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 2012
  • Fellowship, Surgical Critical Care, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 2013

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Hee Soo Jung practices in the trauma, burn and acute care surgery programs.

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

Research Interests

Dr. Jung’s research focuses on organ failure, acute respiratory distress syndrome, and trauma/emergency general surgery systems and clinical outcomes.

Recent Publications
  • Identifying Nontechnical Skill Deficits in Trainees Through Interdisciplinary Trauma Simulation.
    Sullivan S, Campbell K, Ross JC, Thompson R, Underwood A, LeGare A, Osman I, Agarwal SK, Soo Jung H
    J Surg Educ 2017 Oct 31.
    [PubMed ID: 29100919]
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  • Patient-Centered Outcome Spectrum: An Evidence-based Framework to Aid in Shared Decision-making.
    Ingraham AM, Agarwal SK, Jung HS, Liepert AE, O'Rourke AP, Scarborough JE
    Ann. Surg. 2017 Sep 15.
    [PubMed ID: 28922208]
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  • Management of Patients on Non-Vitamin K Antagonist Oral Anticoagulants in the Acute Care and Periprocedural Setting: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association.
    Raval AN, Cigarroa JE, Chung MK, Diaz-Sandoval LJ, Diercks D, Piccini JP, Jung HS, Washam JB, Welch BG, Zazulia AR, Collins SP, American Heart Association Clinical Pharmacology Subcommittee of the Acute Cardiac Care and General Cardiology Committee of the Council on Clinical Cardiology; Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young; and Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research
    Circulation 2017 Mar 07; 135(10):e604-e633.
    [PubMed ID: 28167634, PMC ID: 5404934]
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  • Number of rib fractures thresholds independently predict worse outcomes in older patients with blunt trauma.
    Shulzhenko NO, Zens TJ, Beems MV, Jung HS, O'Rourke AP, Liepert AE, Scarborough JE, Agarwal SK
    Surgery 2017 Apr; 161(4):1083-1089.
    [PubMed ID: 27932031]
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  • 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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    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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  • Evidence-based protocol for prophylactic antibiotics in open fractures: improved antibiotic stewardship with no increase in infection rates.
    Rodriguez L, Jung HS, Goulet JA, Cicalo A, Machado-Aranda DA, Napolitano LM
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2014 Sep; 77(3):400-7; discussion 407-8; quiz 524.
    [PubMed ID: 25159242]
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  • Reviewing the studies of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Network: outcomes and clinical findings.
    Jung HS, Kaplan LJ, Park PK
    Curr Probl Surg 2013 Oct; 50(10):451-62.
    [PubMed ID: 24156843]
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  • Renal Dysfunction in Liver Transplant Candidates: Evaluation, Classification and Management in Contemporary Practice
    Gleisner AL, Jung HS, Lentine KL, Tuttle-Newhall J
    J Nephrol Therapeutic 2012-03-30; S4:006():doi:10.4172/2161-0959.S4-006.
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