Robert P. Bertellotti, MD
Robert P. Bertellotti, MD

Robert P. Bertellotti, MD

Assistant Professor
School of Medicine

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Surgery

Position

  • Assistant Professor

Education

  • Creighton Universtiy,B.S.,1995-1999
  • Creighton University School of Medicine,M.D.,1999-2003
  • Intern, General Surgery (July 2003 – June 2004) Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL
  • Intern, General Surgery (July 2004 – June 2005) Creighton University Medical Center
  • Resident, General Surgery (July 2005 – June 2008) Creighton University Medical Center
  • Chief Resident, General Surgery (June 2008 – June 2009) Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE
  • Clinical Fellow, Burn Surgery (July 2012 – June 2013) UC Davis Medical Center/Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California, Sacramento, CA
  • Clinical Fellow, Adult Surgical Critical Care (July 2013-June 2014) Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL

Certifications

ABS certified, General Surgery, through 6/2020
            ABS certified, Surgical Critical Care, through 6/2025
            USMLE Step 3, passed 6/2006
            USMLE Step 2, passed 9/2002
            USMLE Step 1, passed 6/2001
            BLS certified
            ACLS certified
            ATLS certified, Instructor certified 5/2012
            ABLS certified through 8/2016

Publications and Presentations

Articles

  • Traumatic pulmonary pseudocyst: An underreported entity B. Phillips*, J. Shaw, L. Turco, D. McDonald, J. Carey, M. Balters, M. Wagner, R. Bertellotti, D.L. Cornell, D.K. Agrawal, J.A. Asensio, Injury, Int. J. Care Injured, 48, 214-220, 2017
  • “Panniculectomy as a pre-bariatric surgery procedure,” Natarajan, B; Pallati, PK; Bertellotti, RP; Forse, RA
     , Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 2011
  • “Beware of the aberrant innominate artery,” Upadhyaya, KP; Bertellotti, RP; Laeeq, A; Sugimoto, JT
     , Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 2008
  • “Intramesosigmoid hernia: a rare type of congenital internal hernia,” Puri, V; Bertellotti, RP; Garg, N; Fitzgibbons, RJ
     , Hernia, 2007

Presentations

  • “Plasma Exchange in Refractory Burn Shock,” Grand Rounds presentation, Creighton University Medical Center, 2015
  • “When Patients Want to Smoke at the Hospital,” Schwartz Center Rounds invited speaker, Creighton University Medical Center, 2015
  • “The Openings, the Fixings, & the Deliveries: Neurosurgeons, Orthopedic Surgeons, and Obstetricians/Gynecologists in Trauma,” Session Moderator, 2015 Trauma Symposium, Creighton University Medical Center, 2015
  • “Street Drugs and Burn Injuries: An Explosive Relationship,” Grand Rounds presentation, Creighton University Medical Center, 2014
  • “Pregnancy in Trauma,” Creighton Trauma Lecture Series, CHI – Creighton University Medical Center
     , 2014
  • “Honey Oil Burns: Not as Sweet as it Sounds,” Bertellotti, RP; Jensen, GW; Sen, S; Palmieri, TL; Greenhalgh, DG; Maguina, P; Abstract presented at ABA meeting
     , 2013
  • “Post-Acute TBI Management,” Grand Rounds presentation, Creighton University Medical Center, 2011
  •             “Negative Pressure Wound Therapy: Origins, Uses, Controversies” Grand Rounds presentation, Creighton University Medical Center
     , 2009
  • “Current Modalities for Burn Coverage and Skin Replacement,” Grand Rounds presentation, Creighton University Medical Center, 2008