University of Nebraska Medical Center

John Tierney, MD

Assistant Professor, UNMC Department of Surgery, Division of Acute Care Surgery

Dr. John Tierney
Dr. Tierney is a trauma, critical care, and general surgeon. He has particular clinical interests in operative abdominal and extremity trauma, acute respiratory distress syndrome, and benign biliary disease.
  • BA: Program of Liberal Studies, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana
  • MA: Medical Sciences, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts
  • MD: Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Residency: General Surgery, Rush University Medical Center-John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Surgical Critical Care, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Research Interests
Dr. Tierney's research interests include trauma resuscitation, management of the open abdomen, and pain control after trauma and emergency operations.