Tejal Sudhirkumar Brahmbhatt, MD

Assistant Professor, Surgery

Tejal Brahmbhatt
88 East Newton Street


Tejal Brahmbhatt, MD, received his medical degree from Windsor University School of Medicine in St. Kitts, West Indies. He completed his residency in General Surgery at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN and a Fellowship in Trauma and Surgical Critical Care at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA.

His clinical and research interests include trauma and emergency surgery resource appropriation in an environment of dwindling resource allocation.

Classes Taught

  • 012.1
  • 400.3


  • Published on 9/1/2018

    Byrge N, Heilbrun M, Winkler N, Sommers D, Evans H, Cattin LM, Scalea T, Stein DM, Neideen T, Walsh P, Sims CA, Brahmbhatt TS, Galante JM, Phan HH, Malhotra A, Stovall RT, Jurkovich GJ, Coimbra R, Berndtson AE, O'Callaghan TA, Gaspard SF, Schreiber MA, Cook MR, Demetriades D, Rivera O, Velmahos GC, Zhao T, Park PK, Machado-Aranda D, Ahmad S, Lewis J, Hoff WS, Suleiman G, Sperry J, Zolin S, Carrick MM, Mallory GR, Nunez J, Colonna A, Enniss T, Nirula R. An AAST-MITC analysis of pancreatic trauma: Staple or sew? Resect or drain? J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2018 Sep; 85(3):435-443. PMID: 29787527.

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  • Published on 7/1/2018

    Brahmbhatt TS, Martin MJ. Subtotal cholecystectomy as an effective and safe option for complicated cholecystitis: A 2018 EAST Master Class Video Presentation. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2018 Jul; 85(1):235-238. PMID: 29787552.

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  • Published on 7/1/2018

    Nunn A, Prakash P, Inaba K, Escalante A, Maher Z, Yamaguchi S, Kim DY, Maciel J, Chiu WC, Drumheller B, Hazelton JP, Mukherjee K, Luo-Owen X, Nygaard RM, Marek AP, Morse BC, Fitzgerald CA, Bosarge PL, Jawa RS, Rowell SE, Magnotti LJ, Ong AW, Brahmbhatt TS, Grossman MD, Seamon MJ. Occupational exposure during emergency department thoracotomy: A prospective, multi-institution study. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2018 Jul; 85(1):78-84. PMID: 29664893.

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  • Published on 11/13/2017

    Benson C, Weinberg J, Narsule CK, Brahmbhatt TS. A comparison of alcohol positive and alcohol negative trauma patients requiring an emergency laparotomy. Am J Emerg Med. 2018 Jul; 36(7):1139-1144. PMID: 29273354.

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  • Published on 6/1/2017

    Brahmbhatt TS, Hernon M, Siegert CJ, Plauché L, Young LS, Burke P. Trauma and BMI Mortality. Curr Obes Rep. 2017 Jun; 6(2):211-216. PMID: 28547122.

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  • Published on 1/1/2017

    Huang JY, Rothkrug A, Ghio M, Narsule C, Brahmbhatt TS, Kasotakis G, Sarkar B. Conference of the American College of Surgeons. Increased cytokine mRNA stability by TOLL-like receptor ligands. 2017.

  • Published on 1/1/2017

    Narsule CK, Sarkar B, Kasotakis G, Brahmbhatt TS, Sanchez SE, Dechert TA, Schulze RW, Burke PA. Conference of the American College of Surgeons. Efficacy of intrapleural thrombolysis for the treatment of traumatic retained hemothorax: A single-center experience. 2017.

  • Published on 1/1/2017

    Brahmbhatt TS, Smith BP. Hemorrhagic shock: recognition, pathophysiology, and management (Pascual J, ed.). Surgical approaches to active bleeding in the chest. Nova Science Publishers. Hauppauge. 2017.

  • Published on 3/13/2008

    Robertson CM, Perrone EE, McConnell KW, Dunne WM, Boody B, Brahmbhatt T, Diacovo MJ, Van Rooijen N, Hogue LA, Cannon CL, Buchman TG, Hotchkiss RS, Coopersmith CM. Neutrophil depletion causes a fatal defect in murine pulmonary Staphylococcus aureus clearance. J Surg Res. 2008 Dec; 150(2):278-85. PMID: 18621398.

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  • Published on 10/29/2007

    Schwulst SJ, Muenzer JT, Chang KC, Brahmbhatt TS, Coopersmith CM, Hotchkiss RS. Lymphocyte phenotyping to distinguish septic from nonseptic critical illness. J Am Coll Surg. 2008 Feb; 206(2):335-42. PMID: 18222389.

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