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Michael Sweeney M.D., FACS

Michael Sweeney M.D., FACS

Associate Professor

michael.sweeney@med.fsu.edu
850-645-9855
Main Campus

Job Description

Dr. Sweeney is an Associate Professor of Clinical Sciences, teaching clinical skills, diagnostics, pathophysiology and anatomy. He is Block Co-Director for the Gastrointestinal System Integrated Course. He also serves on the Graduate Teaching Faculty with the FSU College of Business and is Clinical Associate Professor for the FSU Residency Program in General Surgery.

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Dr. Sweeney academic and professional appointments include as Adjunct Professor of Anatomy and Physiology at Florida Community College in Jacksonville, as well as Adjunct Instructor in Business Management at Jacksonville University. He founded and served as CEO of Surgical Implant Services, which created a new model for implant purchases to reduce hospital costs and align physician incentives in the selection and purchase of devices including prosthetic joints, pacemakers and defibrillators, and spinal fusion hardware.-

Dr. Sweeney also served as System Advisor for Surgical Services with Lee Memorial Health System; President and Vascular and General Surgeon for Surgical Specialists of Southwest Florida; President of Lee Independent Physicians Association; CEO of Physicians Health System; and Clinical Medical Director for WellMed of Fort Myers.-

Education

B.S., Florida State University, 1975
M.D., University of Florida, 1978
M.B.A., University of South Florida, 1994
Research Fellow, Burns and Trauma, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, 1980
Residency, Surgery, Alton Ochsner Medical Institutions, 1978-1983
Fellow, Vascular Surgery, University of Florida, 1983-1984
Board Certified in General Vascular Surgery and Surgery, American Board of Surgery

Service

Florida State University Alumni Association National Board of Directors, September, 2013-present
Past-Chairman and Founder Member, FSU Medical Alumni Board of Directors

Memberships

American College of Surgeons
Florida Chapter, College of Surgeons
Society for Vascular Surgery
Florida Vascular Society
Florida Medical Association
Capital Medical Society

Publications

Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Medical Practice and Health Care Delivery, Wellcare Alliance Forum 2013, Citrus County, FL -

Carotid Endarterectomy: Institutional Review, Society for Vascular Surgery (Presentation), June 1984 -

Spontaneous Torsion of the Greater Omentum, JAMA, 1983 -