University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

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Graeme Pitcher, MB, BCH

Clinical Associate Professor, Surgery (view Academic Profile)

About

"There’s got to be compassion. Parents have to trust you. So you have to demonstrate to parents that you are capable and that you can succeed with the venture you are proposing."

Clinics

Specialties

  • Neonatal Surgery (Pediatric)
  • Thoracic Surgery (Pediatric)
  • Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Surgery (Pediatric)
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery (Pediatric)
  • Emergency and Trauma Surgery (Pediatric)
  • Surgery (Pediatric)

Procedures

  • Pediatric surgery
  • Cancer and benign tumors
  • Chest wall anomalies
  • Congenital newborn malformations
  • Emergencies and urgencies
  • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Skin and neck
  • Vascular problems

Education and Training

Degree

MB, BCH, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

Residency

Surgery, Johannesburg Hospital, Johannesburg, South Africa

Fellowships

  • Pediatric Surgery, Johannesburg Hospital, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Pediatric Surgery, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • Transplant Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE

Awards

  • America's Best Doctors: 2013

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