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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Faucher is certified by the American Board of Surgery, with certifications of additional qualification in Advanced Trauma Life Support, Focused Abdominal Ultrasound in Trauma, Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support. He specializes in the surgical treatment of trauma and burns, and surgical critical care.

Specialties

Surgery (General)

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UW Hospital and Clinics
(608) 263-7502 | (800) 323-8942 | Map
UW Hospital and Clinics
(608) 263-7502 | (800) 323-8942 | Map

Hospital Affiliation(s)

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (primary)
Veterans Hospital - Wm. S. Middleton Memorial (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Surgery

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Surgery
Fellowship Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA

Fellow, Burn Trauma, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 2001-2002
Residency University of Utah School of Medicine
Internship University of Utah School of Medicine
Medical School University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, WI, 1996

Awards/Honors

Madison Magazine Top Docs 2012


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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

  • Wound Care
Research

Dr. Faucher's research interests include burn epidemiology, the clinical aspects of burn care and nonpharmacologic adjuncts for the treatment of burn pain.


PubMed Articles
Hickerson WL Ryan CM Conlon KM Harrington DT Foster K Schwartz S Iyer N Jeschke M Haller HL Faucher LD Arnoldo BD Jeng JC . What's in a Name? Recent Key Projects of the Committee on Organization and Delivery of Burn Care. J Burn Care Res. 2014 Nov 24;
[PubMed ID: 25423435]
Giretzlehner M Haller HL Faucher LD Pressman MA Salinas J Jeng JC . One burn, one standard. J Burn Care Res. 2014 Sep-Oct;35(5):e372
[PubMed ID: 25144809]
Hanson SE Kleinbeck KR Cantu D Kim J Bentz ML Faucher LD Kao WJ Hematti P . Local delivery of allogeneic bone marrow and adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stromal cells for cutaneous wound healing in a porcine model. J Tissue Eng Regen Med. 2013 Feb 18;
[PubMed ID: 23418160]
Jonker MA Sauerhammer TM Faucher LD Schurr MJ Kudsk KA . Bilateral versus unilateral bronchoalveolar lavage for the diagnosis of ventilator-associated pneumonia. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2012 Dec;13(6):391-5
[PubMed ID: 23240724]
Schurr MJ Foster KN Lokuta MA Rasmussen CA Thomas-Virnig CL Faucher LD Caruso DM Allen-Hoffmann BL . Clinical Evaluation of NIKS-Based Bioengineered Skin Substitute Tissue in Complex Skin Defects: Phase I/IIa Clinical Trial Results. Adv Wound Care (New Rochelle). 2012 Apr;1(2):95-103
[PubMed ID: 24527287]
Gibson A Faucher L Schurr M . Molten copper inhalation. Burns. 2011 Sep;37(6):e50-3
[PubMed ID: 21726951]
Faucher LD . Is there still a shortage of burn surgeons? J Burn Care Res. 2011 Jul-Aug;32(4):e156
[PubMed ID: 21577135]
Russ AJ Faucher LD Gordon DB Pellino TA Schurr MJ . Functional implications of long-term pain following outpatient inguinal herniorrhaphy--a prospective evaluation. J Surg Res. 2011 Jul;169(1):25-30
[PubMed ID: 20080256]
Centanni JM Straseski JA Wicks A Hank JA Rasmussen CA Lokuta MA Schurr MJ Foster KN Faucher LD Caruso DM Comer AR Allen-Hoffmann BL . StrataGraft skin substitute is well-tolerated and is not acutely immunogenic in patients with traumatic wounds: results from a prospective, randomized, controlled dose escalation trial. Ann Surg. 2011 Apr;253(4):672-83
[PubMed ID: 21475006]
Faucher LD . Editorial comments: Burn disasters--an audit of the literature. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2010 Nov-Dec;25(6):581
[PubMed ID: 21181693]
Kleinbeck KR Faucher LD Kao WJ . Biomaterials modulate interleukin-8 and other inflammatory proteins during reepithelialization in cutaneous partial-thickness wounds in pigs. Wound Repair Regen. 2010 Sep-Oct;18(5):486-98
[PubMed ID: 20731797]
Faucher LD . Pediatric FAST and elevated liver transaminases: an effective screening tool in blunt abdominal trauma. J Surg Res. 2010 Mar;159(1):486
[PubMed ID: 19592013]
Faucher LD Kleinbeck KR Kao WJ . Multifunctional photopolymerized semiinterpenetrating network (sIPN) system containing bupivacaine and silver sulfadiazine is an effective donor site treatment in a swine model. J Burn Care Res. 2010 Jan-Feb;31(1):137-45
[PubMed ID: 20061849]
Markus LA Willems KE Maruna CC Schmitz CL Pellino TA Wish JR Faucher LD Schurr MJ . Virtual reality: feasibility of implementation in a regional burn center. Burns. 2009 Nov;35(7):967-9
[PubMed ID: 19447555]
Schurr MJ Faucher LD . A prospective, randomized, comparative trial of a COX-2 selective nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug versus placebo in inguinal herniorrhaphy patients. Hernia. 2009 Oct;13(5):491-7
[PubMed ID: 19301086]
Derrick AJ Faucher LD . Motorcycle helmets and rider safety: a legislative crisis. J Public Health Policy. 2009 Jul;30(2):226-42
[PubMed ID: 19597455]
Schurr MJ Foster KN Centanni JM Comer AR Wicks A Gibson AL Thomas-Virnig CL Schlosser SJ Faucher LD Lokuta MA Allen-Hoffmann BL . Phase I/II clinical evaluation of StrataGraft: a consistent, pathogen-free human skin substitute. J Trauma. 2009 Mar;66(3):866-73; discussion 873-4
[PubMed ID: 19276766]
Kleinbeck KR Faucher L Kao WJ . Multifunctional in situ photopolymerized semi-interpenetrating network system is an effective donor site dressing: a cross comparison study in a swine model. J Burn Care Res. 2009 Jan-Feb;30(1):37-45
[PubMed ID: 19131760]
Hermsen JL Schurr MJ Kudsk KA Faucher LD . Phenotyping Clostridium septicum infection: a surgeon's infectious disease. J Surg Res. 2008 Jul;148(1):67-76
[PubMed ID: 18570933]
Hermsen JL Ibele AR Faucher LD Nale JK Schurr MJ Kudsk KA . Retrievable inferior vena cava filters in high-risk trauma and surgical patients: factors influencing successful removal. World J Surg. 2008 Jul;32(7):1444-9
[PubMed ID: 18264826]