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Hee Soo Jung, MD

Surgical Services

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(608) 265-3982

MADISON, WI 53792-0001

Hee Soo Jung, MD

Assistant Professor
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
  • 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):261-71.
    [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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  • Clinical and radiographic outcomes of thoracic and lumbar pedicle subtraction osteotomy for fixed sagittal imbalance.
    Yang BP, Ondra SL, Chen LA, Jung HS, Koski TR, Salehi SA
    J Neurosurg Spine 2006 Jul; 5(1):9-17.
    [PubMed ID: 16850951]
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