Pensacola Regional Campus
Dr. Stavros coordinates the emergency medicine curriculum and training of third- and fourth-year medical students at the Pensacola Regional Medical School Campus. He also serves as the Education Director for Emergency Medicine for the College of Medicine.
Dr. Stavros is board certified in both Emergency Medicine and Addiction Medicine and is a fellow for the American College of Emergency Medicine and for the American Society of Addiction Medicine. He was awarded the Air Force Health Professions Scholarship and received his Medical Degree at Creighton University. He completed his residency in Emergency Medicine at St. Vincent’s Emergency Medicine Residency Program in Ohio. Following clinical training, Dr. Stavros was stationed at Eglin Air Force Base where he practiced as an emergency physician and served as EMS director and medical director. After his honorable discharge in 2000, he continued to work as an emergency physician in the panhandle of Florida and Mississippi. He is currently the medical director in the Emergency Department at West Florida Hospital in Pensacola. He serves as faculty for FSUCares, a mission oriented organization which annually takes medical students to underserved populations to provide medical care. He received the Avaya Small Business Award for a project that utilized telemedicine to provide care to a rural village in the country of Panama. He is the medical director of the EMT/Paramedic program at Pensacola State College. He is an instructor in ATLS, PALS, ACLS and ITLS.
Creighton University College of Medicine, Omaha, NE, 1989-1993
St Vincent's Emergency Medicine Residency Program, Toledo, OH, 1993-1996
Eglin Air Force Base Regional Hospital, Staff Physician and Medical Director, 1996-2000 Baptist Hospital, Emergency Department, Staff Physician, 1996-1998 Sacred Heart Hospital, Emergency Department, Staff Physician, 2000-2002 West Florida Hospital, Emergency Department, Attending Physician, 1996-2011 University of Florida, Physician Assistant Program, Preceptor at West Florida Hospital, 2000-2011 Lifeguard Air Ambulance, Flight Physician, 2000-2012 Santa Rosa Medical Center, Emergency Department, Attending Physician, 2009-2011 Singing River Health System, Emergency Department, Staff Physician, 2011-2014 West Florida Hospital, Emergency Department, Medical Director, 2014-present Florida State University, College of Medicine, Department of Clinical Sciences, Clinical Associate Professor, 2002-Present
Outstanding Clinical Preceptor, Pensacola, 2008 Avaya Small Business Award, 2013
American College of Emergency Physicians Society of Academic Emergency Medicine Christian Medical and Dental Society Disaster Medical Assistance Team Emergency Medicine Residents’ Association American Society of Addiction Medicine
“Cervical Prevertebral Soft-Tissue Measurements and Chest Radiographic Findings in Acute Traumatic Aortic Injury”, The American Journal of Emergency Medicine, May 1997, Vol 15, No 3., Michael C. Plewa, MD, Mark Stavros, MD, Jeffrey M. Boorstein, MD, PhD, Elizabeth Weaver, MD.
“Assessment of U.S. Helicopter Emergency Medical Services’ Planning and Preparedness for Disaster Response”, Air Medical Journal, Jan-Mar 1999, Vol 18, No 1, James Fenn, RN, CEN, EMT-P, Paul Rega, MD, FACEP, Mark Stavros, MD, Nancy Fenn-Buderer, MS.