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Michael S. Greer, MD, FACS, RPVI

Dr. Greer, board certified through the American Board of Surgery (ABS) and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS), and a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS) and specializes in vascular surgery. Dr. Greer joined University Surgical Associates in 1985.

Dr. Greer has office hours at USA's Surgical Specialties Building on Tuesday 
(8:30-10:20 am) and Thursday (1-2:50 pm). Dr. Greer performs procedure at Erlanger Hospital, the Plaza Surgery Center at Erlanger, Parkridge Hospital, CHI Memorial Hospital and USA's Surgical Specialties Building (SSB).

Dr. Greer is an associate professor of surgery, Department of Surgery, for the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga, and is the medical student clerkship director. He also serves as Medical Director and managing partner for University Surgical Associates.

Nurse: Robin Hawkins, CCMA  
Contact: (423) 493-2317

Education

Undergraduate
University of Tennessee
Knoxville, TN
1975

Graduate
University of Tennessee
Memphis, TN
1975 – 1978

Internship
General Surgery
UT College of Medicine
Chattanooga, TN
1979

Residency
General Surgery
UT College of Medicine
Chattanooga, TN
1980 – 1984

Fellowship
East Birmingham Hospital
Birmingham, England
Honorary Senior Registrar
1981

Fellowship
Cardiovascular and General Surgery
Universitatsspital Zurich-Chirungische
Dr. Ake Senning - Dr. Marko Turina
1981

Fellowship
Vascular Surgery
Methodist Hospital and Veteran`s 
  Administration Medical Center
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX
1984 – 1985

Academic Appointments

2002 – present
Medical Student Clerkship Director
Department of Surgery
UT College of Medicine
Chattanooga, TN

1995 – present
Associate Professor in Surgery
Department of Surgery
UT College of Medicine
Chattanooga, TN

1992 – 1995
Assistant Professor in Surgery
UT College of Medicine
Chattanooga, TN

1989 – 1992
Clinical Asst. Professor in Surgery
UT College of Medicine
Chattanooga, TN

1988 – 1989
Clinical Instructor in Surgery
UT College of Medicine
Chattanooga, TN

 

Certifications

ABS, 1985
  Recertified, 1994
ABS, General/Vascular Surgery, 1990
  Recertified, 2009
Medical License - Tennessee, 1979

Honors/Awards
Baroness Award for Teaching Excellence:
1986, 1995, 1998, 1999, 2006, 2007, 2009
Golden Apple Award: 2009, 2010.


Professional Organizations: American College of Surgeons; Chattanooga-Hamilton County Medical Society; American Medical Association; Tennessee Medical Society; Southeastern Surgical Congress; DeBakey International Surgical Society, Society of Vascular Surgeons.