University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Portrait

Physician

Ronald Weigel, MD, PhD, MBA

Professor, Surgery (view Academic Profile)

About

"Even as a child I was interested in medicine, particularly, surgery. I remember watching television and someone would be sick or shot or injured I always thought that if you were a physician and had the modern equipment and the ability to treat people you could do something to help fix it, save them."

Clinics

Specialties

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Parathyroidectomy
  • Oncology
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy

Education and Training

Degrees

  • MD, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • PhD, Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, Yale University Graduate School, New Haven, CT
  • MBA, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Residency

Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

Fellowship

Microbiology-Immunology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

Certifications

  • American Board of Sugery

Awards

  • America's Best Doctors: 2013
  • U.S. News and World Report: 2012

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