Ann O'Rourke, MD, MPH Print Friendly PageFaculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Dr. O’Rourke earned her medical degree at the University of Wisconsin and completed her residency in general surgery at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. She then completed a fellowship in trauma and emergency surgery, and surgical critical care at the University of Tennessee in Memphis.
Dr. O’Rourke is certified by the American Board of Surgery. She specializes in trauma surgery, emergency general surgery and surgical critical care.
UW Health Clinics
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UW School of Medicine and Public Health
|Department of Surgery|
Professional Certifications and Education
Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, University of Tennessee, Memphis
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, 2002
Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.
Programs & Conditions
- Trauma and Life Support Center (TLC)
- Wound Care
Birnbaum ML Daily EK O'Rourke AP Loretti A .
Disaster Research/Evaluation Frameworks, Part 1: An Overview. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2014 Mar 14;:1-12
[PubMed ID: 24625734]
Wu JY Sun H O'Rourke AP Huebner SM Rahko PS Will JA Webster JG .
Taser blunt probe dart-to-heart distance causing ventricular fibrillation in pigs. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2008 Dec;55(12):2768-71
[PubMed ID: 19126456]
Wu JY Nimunkar AJ Sun H O'Rourke A Huebner S Will JA Webster JG .
Ventricular fibrillation time constant for swine. Physiol Meas. 2008 Oct;29(10):1209-19
[PubMed ID: 18812645]
Kim C O'Rourke AP Will JA Mahvi DM Webster JG .
Finite-element analysis of hepatic cryoablation around a large blood vessel. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2008 Aug;55(8):2087-93
[PubMed ID: 18632371]
Schutt DJ O'Rourke AP Will JA Webster JG Mahvi DM Haemmerich D .
An electrode array that minimizes blood loss for radiofrequency-assisted hepatic resection. Med Eng Phys. 2008 May;30(4):454-9
[PubMed ID: 17588799]
O'Rourke AP Lazebnik M Bertram JM Converse MC Hagness SC Webster JG Mahvi DM .
Dielectric properties of human normal, malignant and cirrhotic liver tissue: in vivo and ex vivo measurements from 0.5 to 20 GHz using a precision open-ended coaxial probe. Phys Med Biol. 2007 Aug 7;52(15):4707-19
[PubMed ID: 17634659]
O'Rourke AP Haemmerich D Prakash P Converse MC Mahvi DM Webster JG .
Current status of liver tumor ablation devices. Expert Rev Med Devices. 2007 Jul;4(4):523-37
[PubMed ID: 17605688]
Kim C O'Rourke AP Mahvi DM Webster JG .
Finite-element analysis of ex vivo and in vivo hepatic cryoablation. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2007 Jul;54(7):1177-85
[PubMed ID: 17605348]
Wu JY Sun H O'Rourke AP Huebner S Rahko PS Will JA Webster JG .
Taser dart-to-heart distance that causes ventricular fibrillation in pigs. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2007 Mar;54(3):503-8
[PubMed ID: 17355063]
Yang D Bertram JM Converse MC O'Rourke AP Webster JG Hagness SC Will JA Mahvi DM .
A floating sleeve antenna yields localized hepatic microwave ablation. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2006 Mar;53(3):533-7
[PubMed ID: 16532780]
Kohl PA O'Rourke AP Schmidman DL Dopkin WA Birnbaum ML .
The Sumatra-Andaman Earthquake and Tsunami of 2004: the hazards, events, and damage. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2005 Nov-Dec;20(6):355-63
[PubMed ID: 16496614]