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Levi D. Procter, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery, VCU School of Medicine

Levi D. Procter, MD, FACSContact Information:
Box 980454
Richmond, VA 23298-0454

Surgical Specialty Areas:
General Surgery, Trauma & Surgical Critical Care

University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

University of Kentucky—General Surgery

Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Ryder Trauma Center, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL

Clinical Specialities:
Abdominal wall reconstructions; Robotic hernia repair; Robotic gallbladder surgery; Laparoscopic and open hernia repair

Research Interests:
• Acute Care Surgery, Outcomes and System
• Surgical Resident Education
• Sepsis Resuscitation and Screening

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Selected Publications:

  • Timoney N, Procter LD, Liau J, Chang PK, Pittman T. The effects of surgeons and anesthesiologists on operating room efficiency. Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery. 2016(5)38-42.
  • Smith JW, Nash N, Procter L, Benns M, Franklin GA, Miller K, Harbrecht BG, Bernard AC. Not All Abdomens are the Same: A Comparison of Damage Control Surgery for Intra-Abdominal Sepsis Versus Trauma. The American Surgeon.(82)5:427-32.
  • Oyler DR, Parli SE, Bernard AC, Chang PK, Procter LD, Harned ME. Nonopioid Management of Acute Pain Associated with Trauma: Focus on Pharmacologic Options. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 2015(79).3.475-483.
  • Irani TM, Procter LD, Schulman C, Kaming L, Lineen E, Byers PM. A Look at Motorcycle Crash Recidivism and a Teachable Moment. Panamerica Journal of Trauma, Critical Care and Emergency Surgery. May-August.2014;3(2):43-46.
  • Long K, Woodward J, Procter LD, Ward MS, Meier C, Williams D, Bernard AC. In vitro transfusion of red blood cells results in decreased cytokine production by human T cells. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery 77.2 (2014): 198-201.
  • Bailey MB, Davenport DL, Procter LD, McKenzie S, Vargas DH. Morbid Obesity and Diverticulitis: Results from ACS NSQIP Dataset. JACS.2013(217)5:874-880.
  • Procter LD, Draus JM, Minion D. External Iliac Artery Injury After Bicycle Accident. The American Surgeon. 2013. Vol 79, issue 3.
  • Procter LD, Ryan Korosec, CPA, MBA, Pamela Chipko, RN, MBA, MD, Paul A Kearney, MD, Joseph Zwischenberger, MD and Andrew C Bernard, MD An Acute Care Surgery Service Generates a Positive JACS, 2013Feb;216(2):298-301.
  • Procter LD, Meier CF, Hamilton C, Gerughty AR, Overall P, Santapuram P, Davenport DL, McNamara P, Woodward J, Bernard AC. y+ cationic amino acid transport of arginine in packed red blood cells. J Surg Res. 2013 Jan;179(1):e183-7.
  • Carmichael SP, Procter LD, Bernard AC. A Novel Treatment for inferior mediastinal abscess via abdominal laparoscopy. J Surg Case Rep. 2012(4):7.
  • Stanley M, Davenport DL, Procter LD, Perry J, Kearney PA, Bernard AC. Acute Care Surgery Rotation Contributes Significant General Surgical Operative Volume to Residency Training Compared to Other Rotations. Journal of Trauma. 2011. March: 70(3)590-594.
  • Procter, LD, Bernard A, Kearney P. Strangulated Appendix after Transabdominal Preperitoneal (TAPP) Inguinal Hernia Repair. Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech. 2010 Feb;20(1)e43-3.
  • Procter LD, Bernard AC, Ginn G, Kearney PA, Pienkowski D. Plank Fence Penetration into Automobiles – Implications for Prevention Initiatives, Journal of Forensic Sciences. 2011. Jan: 56 (S1), S105-S108
  • Procter, LD, Davenport DL, Bernard AC, Zwischenberger JB. General Surgical Operative Duration is Associated with Increased Risk-Adjusted Infectious Complication Rates and Length of Hospital Stay. Jan;2010(1):60-5.e1-2..

Professional Affiliation(s):
American Hernia Society
American College of Surgeons (ACS)
The Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma (EAST)


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