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Ann O'Rourke, MD, MPH Print Friendly Page

Faculty, 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.

Specialties

Surgery (General)

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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University Hospital (primary)
UnityPoint Health - Meriter, Veterans Hospital - Wm. S. Middleton Memorial (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Surgery

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Surgery
Surgical Critical Care
Fellowship

Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, University of Tennessee, Memphis


Residency University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Medical School University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, 2002

Awards/Honors

Madison Magazine Top Docs 2016

Madison Magazine Top Docs 2014

UW Health Patient Experience Physician Champion Award 2014

Madison Magazine Top Docs 2012


Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

Procedures

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

PubMed Articles
Scarborough JE Ingraham AM Liepert AE Jung HS O'Rourke AP Agarwal SK . Nonoperative Management Is as Effective as Immediate Splenectomy for Adult Patients with High-Grade Blunt Splenic Injury. J Am Coll Surg. 2016 Aug;223(2):249-58
[PubMed ID: 27112125]
Birnbaum ML Daily EK O'Rourke AP Loretti A . Research and Evaluations of the Health Aspects of Disasters, Part IX: Risk-Reduction Framework. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2016 Jun;31(3):309-25
[PubMed ID: 27033777]
Birnbaum ML Loretti A Daily EK O'Rourke AP . Research and Evaluations of the Health Aspects of Disasters, Part VIII: Risk, Risk Reduction, Risk Management, and Capacity Building. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2016 Jun;31(3):300-8
[PubMed ID: 27025980]
Sullivan SA Bingman E O'Rourke A Pugh CM . Piloting Virtual Surgical Patient Cases with 3rd-year medical students during the surgery rotation. Am J Surg. 2016 Apr;211(4):689-696.e1
[PubMed ID: 26879419]
Birnbaum ML Daily EK O'Rourke AP . Research and Evaluations of the Health Aspects of Disasters, Part VII: The Relief/Recovery Framework. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2016 Apr;31(2):195-210
[PubMed ID: 26837189]
Birnbaum ML Daily EK O'Rourke AP Kushner J . Research and Evaluations of the Health Aspects of Disasters, Part VI: Interventional Research and the Disaster Logic Model. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2016 Apr;31(2):181-94
[PubMed ID: 26830875]
Birnbaum ML Daily EK O'Rourke AP . Research and Evaluations of the Health Aspects of Disasters, Part IV: Framework for Societal Structures: the Societal Systems. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2015 Dec;30(6):633-47
[PubMed ID: 26568075]
Birnbaum ML Daily EK O'Rourke AP . Research and Evaluations of the Health Aspects of Disasters, Part V: Epidemiological Disaster Research. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2015 Dec;30(6):648-56
[PubMed ID: 26555764]
Birnbaum ML Daily EK O'Rourke AP . Research and Evaluations of the Health Aspects of Disasters, Part III: Framework for the Temporal Phases of Disasters. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2015 Dec;30(6):628-32
[PubMed ID: 26555671]
Birnbaum ML Daily EK O'Rourke AP Loretti A . Research and Evaluations of the Health Aspects of Disasters, Part II: The Disaster Health Conceptual Framework Revisited. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2015 Oct;30(5):523-38
[PubMed ID: 26451782]
Birnbaum ML Daily EK O'Rourke AP Loretti A . Research and Evaluations of the Health Aspects of Disasters, Part I: An Overview. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2015 Oct;30(5):512-22
[PubMed ID: 26451781]
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]