Joseph V Sakran, M.D., M.P.A., M.P.H., is a trauma surgeon, known for his remarkable contributions in the field of surgery. Holding the titles of Vice Chair, Clinical Operations and Associate Professor of Surgery at the esteemed John Hopkins, Dr. Sakran’s expertise and dedication have left an indelible mark on the medical community.
Dr. Sakran’s expertise spans a myriad of surgical areas, including but not limited to appendectomy, diverticulitis, elective general surgery, emergency general surgery, gallbladder diseases, and more. His proficiency in procedures such as laparoscopic cholecystectomy, splenectomy, and ventral hernia repair showcases his commitment to employing cutting-edge techniques for the benefit of his patients.
Beyond his surgical prowess, Dr. Sakran’s research interests stand as a testament to his dedication to improving public health. His focus on critical topics like gun violence, injury prevention, trauma system development, and public policy has highlighted his role as a vocal advocate for positive change. His endeavors extend even further, encompassing the advancement of surgical practices in resource-challenged settings, demonstrating his commitment to making a global impact.