Clinical Information

Specialties

Rebecca A. Busch, MD

Assistant Professor

busch@surgery.wisc.edu
(608) 265-3982

600 Highland Ave
MC 3236
Madison, WI 53792

Education

  • BA, John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, 2007
  • MD, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis MO, 2011
  • Residency, University of Wisconsin Hospitals & Clinics, Madison WI, 2018
  • NIH T32 Postdoctoral Surgical Oncology Research Fellow, University of Wisconsin, Madison WI, 2015
  • Surgical Critical Care Fellow, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI, 2019
  • Nestlé Nutrition Institute Clinical Nutrition Fellowship Program for Physicians, 2019

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Busch is certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Surgical Critical Care. Dr. Busch specializes in trauma, surgical critical care, surgical nutrition, and adult general surgery.

Dr. Busch provides a wide range of services including Appendectomy, Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder Removal), Excision of Lipoma, Open Groin Hernia Repair, Sebaceous Cyst Removal.

Research Interests

Dr. Busch’s current research interests focus on perioperative nutrition support, nutrition support in the critically ill, and identification of nutrition risk and intervention among trauma patients.

Recent Publications

    • An Institutional Change in Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy: Nutrition Support Team Resolves Resultant Severe Hypophosphatemia.
    • Busch RA, Curtis CS, Kight CE, Leverson GE, Ma Y, Maursetter L, Kudsk KA
    • Nutr Clin Pract 2017 Apr; 32(2): 245-251
    • [PubMed ID: 29927525]
    • Variation in the Types of Providers Participating in Breast Cancer Follow-Up Care: A SEER-Medicare Analysis.
    • Neuman HB, Schumacher JR, Schneider DF, Winslow ER, Busch RA, Tucholka JL, Smith MA, Greenberg CC
    • Ann. Surg. Oncol. 2017 Mar; 24(3): 683-691
    • [PubMed ID: 27709403]
    • An Institutional Change in Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy.
    • Busch RA, Curtis CS, Kight CE, Leverson GE, Ma Y, Maursetter L, Kudsk KA
    • Nutr Clin Pract 2017 Apr; 32(2): 245-251
    • [PubMed ID: 27589256]
    • The gastrointestinal immune system: Implications for the surgical patient.
    • Pierre JF, Busch RA, Kudsk KA
    • Curr Probl Surg 2016 Jan; 53(1): 11-47
    • [PubMed ID: 26699624]
    • The gastrin-releasing peptide analog bombesin preserves exocrine and endocrine pancreas morphology and function during parenteral nutrition.
    • Pierre JF, Neuman JC, Brill AL, Brar HK, Thompson MF, Cadena MT, Connors KM, Busch RA, Heneghan AF, Cham CM, Jones EK, Kibbe CR, Davis DB, Groblewski GE, Kudsk KA, Kimple ME
    • Am. J. Physiol. Gastrointest. Liver Physiol. 2015 Sep 15; 309(6): G431-42
    • [PubMed ID: 26185331]

All Publications on PubMed