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Profile for Michael Phy, DO, MS

Michael Phy

Michael Phy, DO, MS

  • Associate Professor
  • Division Chief General Internal Medicine
Office Phone: 806-743-3155
Email: Michael.Phy@ttuhsc.edu
Mail Address: 3601 4th St Stop 9410
Lubbock TX 79430-9410

Positions:

  • Associate Professor, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock 2010-Present
  • Assistant Professor, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock 2004-2010
  • Senior Associate Consultant, Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN 2002-2004
  • Instructor, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX 2000-2001
  • Emergency Room Physician, University Medical Center Lubbock, TX 1998-2001

Admin Assignments:

  • Division Chief, General Internal Medicine Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock 2006-Present

Post Doctoral Education:

  • Fellow: Mayo Clinic, 2002
  • Chief Resident: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 2001
  • Resident: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 2000
  • Internship: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 1998

Education:

  • MS: Mayo Graduate School, 2002
  • DO: Univ North Texas HSC, 1997
  • BA: Dartmouth College, 1992

Selected Publications:

  • Ussavarungsi, K & Watkins, B & Phy, Michael January (2013) Acrometastasis as the initial presentation of bronchogenic carcinoma 1, 1, e31-e34.
  • Phy, Michael January (2013) ICU Rounds: Mild Traumatic Brain Injury 1, 1, e20-e22.
  • Buscemi, Dolores & Phy, Michael & Nugent, Kenneth Maintenance of Certification in Internal Medicine: Participation Rates and Patient Outcomes.
  • Sherif, K & Frandah, W & Graham, Suzanne & Phy, Michael November (2012) Hepatocellular carcinoma as unusual cause for paraplegia 30, 31, E303-305.
  • Carson, J & Terrin, M & Noveck, H & Sanders, D & Chaitman, B & Phy, Michael December (2011) Liberal or Restrictive Transfusion in High-Risk Patients after Hip Surgery 365, 24, 53-62.

Selected Presentations:

  • Plasma pro- BNP level as a predictor of postoperative cardiac events in high-risk patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery. Heart failure society of America, Washington, DC.; .
  • Plasma pro- BNP level as a predictor of postoperative cardiac events in high-risk patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery. Texas Academy of Internal Medicine , Galveston, TX.; .
  • Update in Perioperative Medicine TTUHSC, Lubbock, TX; April 2014.
  • Hemoptysis in a college football game AMSSM, New Orleans, LA; April 2014.
  • Writing a Research Proposal TTUHSC, Lubbock, TX; March 2014.

Selected Contracts and Grants:

  • Transfusion Trigger Trial for Functional Outcomes in Cardiovascular Patients Undergoing Surgical Hip Fracture Repair(FOCUS) 2006-2008
    Awarded by
    in the amount of $0
    Principal

  • Adverse Cardiac Events following Hip Surgery: A Population Based Study 2003-2006
    Awarded by
    in the amount of $0
    Co-Investigator
    Clinical Service Related
  • Plasma pro- BNP level as a predictor of postoperative cardiac events in high-risk patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery 2005-2006
    Awarded by
    in the amount of $0
    Principal

  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Patients Undergoing Elective Surgical Procedures 2006-2006
    Awarded by
    in the amount of $0
    Co-Investigator

Selected Awards:

  • Faculty Clinical Teaching Award, TTUHSC SOM, 2014.
  • Outstanding Clerkship Educator, TTUHSC SOM, 2014.
  • Faculty Clinical Teaching Award, TTUHSC SOM, 2013.
  • Outstanding Clerkship Educator, TTUHSC SOM, 2013.
  • Outstanding Clinician, TTUHSC SOM, 2013.

Selected Non-Credit Instruction Taught:

  • Direct precepting and teaching of residents and medical students in the inpatient setting 2004 - Present
  • Direct precepting and teaching of residents in the outpatient setting 2004 - Present
  • Falls and Hip Fracture in the Elderly Patient. Video patient interview and slide series for MS II’s - 2012
  • Professionalism and Ethics in Writing Letters of Recommendation for Physicians - 2011
  • Preoperative Cardiac and Pulmonary Evaluation - 2011
Date last updated: 9/26/2014
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