John Blebea, M.D.

Blebea, John M.D., M.B.A.
  • Discipline Chair, Surgical Sciences
  • Director , Surgery Residency Program
  • Professor, Surgery - General
  • Curriculum Vitae
    • Primary Address
    • Office
    • CMU Health Division of Surgery
    • 912 S. Washington Ave. #1
    • Saginaw, MI, United States 48601

Biography

Biography

Dr. John Blebea is Professor of Surgery and Chair of Surgical Disciplines at the Central Michigan University College of Medicine. An internationally-recognized vascular surgeon, educator, and researcher, Dr. Blebea had previously served as chairman of the department of surgery at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine in Tulsa and chief of the division of vascular surgery at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland and Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia. He has also served as faculty and in leadership positions at Penn State University's Hershey Medical Center and the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgery  and is active with leadership positions in many national professional societies, including most recently being the president of the American Venous Forum. Dr. Blebea has authored more than 180 scientific publications and has given more than 400 presentations at numerous medical conferences. He has won multiple academic awards and has been selected as "Best Doctor” at the local, state, and national levels for many years. He continues to teach, do research, and treat patients with vascular disease.

Education

  • M.B.A. 2011, Lake Erie College
  • Advanced Fellowship 2001, Endovascular Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh
  • Fellowship 1991, Vascular Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Rochester
  • Residency 1988, General Surgery, New Jersey Medical School, Rutgers University-Newark
  • Research Fellowship 1986, Vascular Surgery, New Jersey Medical School, Rutgers University-Newark
  • Residency 1985, General Surgery, Georgetown University
  • M.D. 1982, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University
  • A.B. 1978, Magna Cum Laude with Honors in Biochemistry, Brown University

Board/Specialty

  • American Board of Surgery (Surgery). Certified.
  • American Board of Surgery (Vascular Surgery). Certified.
  • National Board of Medical Examiners. Eligible.
  • Licenses & Certifications

  • Controlled Substance, State of Michigan
  • Medical License, State of Michigan
  • Medical License, State of New Jersey
  • Medical License, State of New York
  • Medical License, State of Oklahoma
  • Medical License, State of Pennsylvania