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Michael A. Burchett

Clinical Interests

General surgery with emphasis in minimally invasive surgery and advanced laparoscopy
Foregut: GERD, hiatal hernia, paraesophageal hernia, achalasia, peptic ulcer disease
Gastrointestinal surgery: stomach, gallbladder, small and large intestine
Hernia: laparoscopic and open inguinal, ventral, incisional, and abdominal reconstruction
Additional areas: breast, skin and soft tissue, solid organ
Acute care surgery and trauma
Endoscopy: diagnostic and therapeutic. Colon and rectal cancer screening.

Postgraduate training

Henry Ford Macomb Hospitals. Completed 2008.
General surgery. 2008-2012. Chief surgery resident. 2011-2012.
Henry Ford Macomb Hospitals. Macomb County, Michigan (Detroit area).
Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery. 2012-13
Indiana University School of Medicine. Indianapolis, IN


Medical School:
Des Moines University – Osteopathic Medical Center
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine. Class of 2007.  Des Moines, Iowa.

University of Iowa
Bachelor of Sciences with Honors in Exercise Science. Class of 2003
Iowa City, Iowa.

Society Memberships

American College of Osteopathic Surgeons (ACOS)
American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)
Society of Surgery for the Alimentary Tract (SSAT)
American Hernia Society
Illinois Osteopathic Medical Society


General Surgery