Julie Koffron, MD, FACS

Dr. Julie Koffron is a fellowship trained hepato-pancreato-biliary surgeon who specializes in the open and minimally-invasive resection and vascular reconstruction of the pancreas, liver and biliary system. She also performs minimally-invasive general surgery, including robotic surgery of the abdomen.

Dr. Koffron is a member of the American College of Surgeons, the American Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association and the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES). She will see patients at USA’s Surgical Specialties Building and performs surgery at Erlanger Hospital.

Nurse: Katie McNair, RN 

Education

Undergraduate (1988-1991)
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan
BS Neurobiology

Medical School (1991-1995)
University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Doctor of Medicine

Residency (1995-1998)
Resident, Emergency Medicine
William Beaumont Hospital
Royal Oak, Michigan

Resident, General Surgery (1998-2004)
William Beaumont Hospital
Royal Oak, Michigan

Chief Resident, General Surgery (2004)
William Beaumont Hospital
Royal Oak, Michigan

Postdoctoral Research Training (1990)
Research Assistant, Department of Pharmacology
University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Research Assistant, Department of Psychology (1991)
University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Postdoctoral Research Fellow: Vascular Surgery (2002)
University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Fellowship (2005)
Clinical Fellow, Pancreatic and Hepatobiliary Surgery
University of Pisa
Pisa, Italy

Certifications

1999 American Board of Emergency Medicine

2005 American Board of Surgery

Academic Appointments

2010-2020 Assistant Professor of Surgery
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, Royal Oak, Michigan

2004-2005 Visiting Professor of Surgery
Department of Surgery
University of Pisa

Honors & Awards

2002 Midwest Vascular Surgical Society, 26th Annual Meeting, Recognition, Basic Science Poster Presentation

2003 E. Emerick Szilagyi Vascular Award for Vascular Research

2004 Chief Administrative Resident
Department of Surgery
William Beaumont Hospital
Royal Oak, Michigan

Professional Organizations

American College of Surgeons, American College of Surgeons Oncology Group, American Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, Pancreas Club, Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, and Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract

Julie Koffron,
MD, FACS

Dr. Julie Koffron is a fellowship trained hepato-pancreato-biliary surgeon who specializes in the open and minimally-invasive resection and vascular reconstruction of the pancreas, liver and biliary system. She also performs minimally-invasive general surgery, including robotic surgery of the abdomen.

Dr. Koffron is a member of the American College of Surgeons, the American Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association and the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES). She will see patients at USA’s Surgical Specialties Building and perform surgery at Erlanger Hospital.

Nurse: Katie McNair, RN 

Education

Undergraduate (1988-1991)
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan
BS Neurobiology

Medical School (1991-1995)
University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Doctor of Medicine

Residency (1995-1998)
Resident, Emergency Medicine
William Beaumont Hospital
Royal Oak, Michigan

Resident, General Surgery (1998-2004)
William Beaumont Hospital
Royal Oak, Michigan

Chief Resident, General Surgery (2004)
William Beaumont Hospital
Royal Oak, Michigan

Postdoctoral Research Training (1990)
Research Assistant, Department of Pharmacology
University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Research Assistant, Department of Psychology (1991)
University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Postdoctoral Research Fellow: Vascular Surgery (2002)
University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Fellowship (2005)
Clinical Fellow, Pancreatic and Hepatobiliary Surgery
University of Pisa
Pisa, Italy

Certifications

1999 American Board of Emergency Medicine

2005 American Board of Surgery

Academic Appointments

2010-2020 Assistant Professor of Surgery
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, Royal Oak, Michigan

2004-2005 Visiting Professor of Surgery
Department of Surgery
University of Pisa

Honors & Awards

2002 Midwest Vascular Surgical Society, 26th Annual Meeting, Recognition, Basic Science Poster Presentation

2003 E. Emerick Szilagyi Vascular Award for Vascular Research

2004 Chief Administrative Resident
Department of Surgery
William Beaumont Hospital
Royal Oak, Michigan

Professional Organizations

American College of Surgeons, American College of Surgeons Oncology Group, American Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, Pancreas Club, Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, and Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract