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General Surgeon

Orlando, Florida, United States
November 14, 2018

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Orlando, FL – 908-***-**** –


Board certified general surgeon highly skilled in a variety of laparoscopic and traditional surgical procedures. Dr. Tunis has almost seven years experience providing service at a busy level III trauma center. She enjoys training medical students, and has strong patient relationships. Dr. Tunis looks forward to working with other physicians and surgeons to achieve the best surgical outcomes for patients in the Orlando metropolitan area. SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

• Highly proficient in laparoscopy, endoscopy and traditional surgical procedures such as laparotomy, cholecystectomy, partial colectomy, abdominal wall reconstruction

• Excellence in mentoring and educating medical students

• Open minded, communicative surgeon, who enjoys great rapport with physicians of all specialties. Empathetic and courteous to all patients. CERTIFICATION

American Osteopathic Board of Surgery

Board Certification in General Surgery- November 2013 American College of Surgeons

Certified in Advanced Trauma Life Support – June 2018 EXPERIENCE

Berkeley Medical Center - West Virginia University Hospitals, Martinsburg, WV 195 bed rural community based university hospital serving two counties Assistant Professor of General Surgery – 2011 to 2018

• As the surgical clerkship director lead and implement the six core competencies for the third year medical student surgical clerkship

• Diagnosis and treat complex wounds with advanced wound care techniques and hyperbaric medicine

• Provide comprehensive care to breast, colon and skin cancer patients with up to date surgical techniques and collaboration with other specialists

• Instruct and lecture on surgical topics to medical students at West Virginia School of Medicine

• Thoroughly assess patients and provide appropriate outpatient services such as endoscopy, hernia repair, gallbladder removal and major gastrointestinal surgeries

• Efficiently diagnosis, treat and operate on trauma and acute care patients while on call

• Active committee member for the hospital’s surgical quality assurance committee, continued medical education committee, blood and tissue committee, infectious disease committee, trauma and OR committees

• Educate the local community by giving lectures on colon cancer, breast cancer, stroke, participating in free breast cancer screening and free high school physical exam programs JESSICA TUNIS, DO

Orlando, FL – 908-***-**** –


Beaumont Hospital, Farmington Hills, MI

A 330 bed community-based level II trauma center serving metropolitan Detroit region. Chief General Surgery Resident 2010 – 2011

General Surgery Resident 2006 – 2011

Rowan School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, NJ Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine – 2006

Enforex Center of International Studies, Salamanca, Spain Certificate of Completion of Six Week Medical Spanish course – 2003 Rutgers University – Douglass College, New Brunswick, NJ Bachelor of Arts, Biochemistry – 2001


• Advanced Trauma Life Support Certification – 2018

• Treatment of Pain & Addiction Utilizing Education & Proper Prescribing: The New Paradigm – 2017

• Advanced Hernia Techniques and Technologies Symposium – 2016

• Physician Symposium on Hyperbaric Medicine and Wound Management - 2015

• Bard’s Surgical Education Carolinas Medical Center Annual Summit – 2013

• Primary Hyperbaric Medicine Course – 2012

• Basic and Advanced Cardiac Life Support – 2012

• Gore’s laparoscopic and hands-on porcine lab, Cleveland Clinic – 2009, 2010

• Laparoscopic hernia repair course completion, Ohio State University – 2009

• Detroit Trauma Symposium – 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011 Dr. Jessica Tunis is also known as Dr. Jessica Johnson

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