Medical School or Training
Ohio State University College of Medicine & Public Health, 1983
Ohio State University Hospital, Surgery General, OH, 1990
Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Surgical Critical Care
Research Interests: Dr. Teitelbaum has an active research laboratory which focuses on many of the complications associated with total parenteral nutrition and short bowel syndrome and intestinal failure. This includes how the mucosa develops atrophy with the lack of enteral nutrition, as well as modalities to prevent this.
Dr. Teitelbaum is a Professor of Surgery at the C.S. Mott Children's Hospital, and the Medical Director for HomeMed and MedEquip for the University of Michigan. He did his undergraduate work at Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois. He received his medical degree at the Ohio State College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio in 1983. He trained in General Surgery at the Ohio State University Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, and completed his training in Pediatric Surgery at Columbus Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, in 1992. He began his work at the University of Michigan as an Assistant Professor of Surgery in 1992, became an Associate Professor in 1999, and a full Professor of Surgery in 2004.
Dr. Teitelbaum has Board certification in Pediatric Surgery, Surgical Critical Care, and General Surgery.