Ian R Driscoll

Ian R Driscoll, MD, FACS

Associate Professor Of Surgery And Director, UF Health Shands Burn Center

Department: MD-SURGERY-BURN/WOUND CLINIC
Business Phone: (352) 273-5670

About Ian R Driscoll

Ian R. Driscoll, MD, FACS, is an associate professor of surgery in the Division of Acute Care Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Florida (UF) College of Medicine. His primary clinical practice is in burn surgery at the UF Health Shands Burn Center.

Dr. Driscoll is a board-certified surgeon with sub-specialty training in burn surgery and surgical critical care. He earned his medical degree from the UF College of Medicine in 2006. He completed a residency in general surgery at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, DC, devoting a year of his training to research at R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, MD. While on active duty with the US Army, he completed a burn surgery fellowship at the US Army Institute of Surgical Research (USAISR), at Fort Sam Houston, Texas. Upon leaving military service, Dr. Driscoll completed a fellowship in surgical critical care at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston.

Dr. Driscoll served in the US Army from 2002 to 2017. Stateside, his roles included burn trauma surgeon and intensivist at the US Army Burn Center and Brooke Army Medical Center as well as medical director for the US Army Burn Flight Team, responsible for aeromedical evacuation of critically injured burn patients for the Department of Defense. He served as a surgeon during multiple combat deployments and as an instructor for combat casualty care-oriented training for the Department of Defense and internationally. He has earned various military awards, including the Combat Action Badge, Army Aviation Badge, Meritorious Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, and NATO Medal.

Dr. Driscoll is devoted to the education of trainees in medicine and allied health professions, multidisciplinary providers of burn care, and community partners. He is a member of several professional organizations, including the International Society for Burn Injuries, the American Burn Association, the American College of Surgeons, and the Association of Military Surgeons of the United States. Dr. Driscoll has contributed to over 20 peer-reviewed publications.

His clinical interests include burn resuscitation and reconstruction, surgical critical care, renal replacement therapy, care in the austere environment and aero-medical evacuation.

Additional Positions:
Affiliate Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
2021 – Current · University of Florida College of Medicine

Accomplishments

Exemplary Teachers Award
2020-2021 · University of Florida College of Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Surgery
    American Board of Surgery
  • Surgical Critical Care
    American Board of Surgery

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Surgery
Subspecialties
  • Critical Care Surgery
Areas of Interest
  • Burns
  • Burns – resources
  • Traumatic Injury

Research Profile

Areas of Interest
  • Antimicrobial availability
  • Antioxidant adjuncts to resuscitation
  • Extracorporeal organ support
  • Fluid resuscitation
  • Skin substitutes
Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0003-2759-5377

Publications

2018
A Survey of Temperature Management Practices Among Burn Centers in North America.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. 39(4):612-617 [DOI] 10.1093/jbcr/irx034. [PMID] 29901801.
2018
Burn Casualty Care in the Deployed Setting.
Military medicine. 183(suppl_2):161-167 [DOI] 10.1093/milmed/usy076. [PMID] 30189062.
2018
Continuous Veno-Venous Hemofiltration During Intercontinental Aeromedical Evacuation.
Military medicine. 183(suppl_1):189-192 [DOI] 10.1093/milmed/usx134. [PMID] 29635547.
2018
Inhalation Injury and Toxic Industrial Chemical Exposure.
Military medicine. 183(suppl_2):130-132 [DOI] 10.1093/milmed/usy073. [PMID] 30189064.
2018
Outcomes in Patients with Vasodilatory Shock and Renal Replacement Therapy Treated with Intravenous Angiotensin II.
Critical care medicine. 46(6):949-957 [DOI] 10.1097/CCM.0000000000003092. [PMID] 29509568.
2018
Renal Replacement Therapy in Severe Burns: A Multicenter Observational Study.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. 39(6):1017-1021 [DOI] 10.1093/jbcr/iry036. [PMID] 29931223.
2017
Angiotensin II for the Treatment of Vasodilatory Shock.
The New England journal of medicine. 377(5):419-430 [DOI] 10.1056/NEJMoa1704154. [PMID] 28528561.
2017
High-volume hemofiltration in adult burn patients with septic shock and acute kidney injury: a multicenter randomized controlled trial.
Critical care (London, England). 21(1) [DOI] 10.1186/s13054-017-1878-8. [PMID] 29178943.
2017
Perioperative Temperature Management During Burn Care.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. 38(1):e277-e283 [DOI] 10.1097/BCR.0000000000000371. [PMID] 27294857.
2017
The Need for a Uniform Deceased Donor Allograft Sharing Guideline.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. 38(2) [DOI] 10.1097/BCR.0000000000000343. [PMID] 27031432.
2016
A Survey of Mechanical Ventilator Practices Across Burn Centers in North America.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. 37(2):e131-9 [DOI] 10.1097/BCR.0000000000000270. [PMID] 26135527.
2016
Predicting the proportion of full-thickness involvement for any given burn size based on burn resuscitation volumes.
The journal of trauma and acute care surgery. 81(5 Suppl 2 Proceedings of the 2015 Military Health System Research Symposium):S144-S149 [PMID] 27768662.
2016
Vitamin C in Burn Resuscitation.
Critical care clinics. 32(4):539-46 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ccc.2016.06.003. [PMID] 27600125.
2015
Care of the Burn Casualty in the Prolonged Field Care Environment.
Journal of special operations medicine : a peer reviewed journal for SOF medical professionals. 15(3):86-93 [PMID] 26360361.
2015
Combat-Related Pythium aphanidermatum Invasive Wound Infection: Case Report and Discussion of Utility of Molecular Diagnostics.
Journal of clinical microbiology. 53(6):1968-75 [DOI] 10.1128/JCM.00410-15. [PMID] 25832301.
2014
Experience with proctectomy to manage combat casualties sustaining catastrophic perineal blast injury complicated by invasive mucor soft-tissue infections.
Military medicine. 179(3):e347-50 [DOI] 10.7205/MILMED-D-13-00493. [PMID] 24594473.
2012
Determination of efficacy of novel modified chitosan sponge dressing in a lethal arterial injury model in swine.
The journal of trauma and acute care surgery. 72(4):899-907 [DOI] 10.1097/TA.0b013e318248baa1. [PMID] 22491602.
2011
New hemostatic dressing (FAST Dressing) reduces blood loss and improves survival in a grade V liver injury model in noncoagulopathic swine.
The Journal of trauma. 70(6):1408-12 [DOI] 10.1097/TA.0b013e31821a1075. [PMID] 21817977.
2011
Rodent model of direct cranial blast injury.
Journal of neurotrauma. 28(10):2155-69 [DOI] 10.1089/neu.2010.1532. [PMID] 21639724.

Grants

Feb 2022 ACTIVE
214 Fund – Burn Clinical Trials Operating Account Salary
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UNIV OF FLORIDA
Jan 2022 ACTIVE
An Adaptive, Randomized, Controlled Trial Evaluating the Effectiveness of PermeaDerm as Compared To Mepilex Ag Used as Standard of Care in The Treatment of Adult and Pediatric Partial Thickness Burns
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: SIMBEC-ORION GROUP via STEDICAL SCIENTIFIC
Jan 2022 – Jan 2022
Amendment #4 to Clinical Study Agreement – Detect – A multicenter, multinational, randomized, controlled, assessor blinded study, performed in subjects with thermal burns, to evaluate the efficacy and safety of NexoBrid compared to Gel Vehicle and compare
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: MEDIWOUND via BIOMEDICAL ADVANCED RES & DEVLPMT AUTHOR
Sep 2021 ACTIVE
An Open Label Pilot Study to Evaluate the CellMist System in the Treatment of Deep Second Degree Burn Injuries with Autologous Skin Cells
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: RENOVACARE
Jun 2021 ACTIVE
The Acute Burn ResUscitation Multicenter Prospective Trial 2 (CDMRP-JW180038)
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: AMERICAN BURN ASSN via US ARMY MED RES ACQUISITION
Jul 2020 ACTIVE
NATIENS: A Phase III Randomized Study to Determine the Mechanisms and Optimal Management of Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER via NATL INST OF HLTH NIAID
Jul 2019 – Nov 2021
A Multicenter, Prospective, Randomized, Comparative Feasibility Study of a Novel Phototherapy System for the Management of Acute Burns
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: ROGERS SCIENCES
Jan 2016 – Mar 2022
A Randomized Trial of Enteral Glutamine to Minize Thermal Injury
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: CANADIAN INST OF HLTH RES

Education

Fellowship – Surgical Critical Care
2017-2018 · Brigham & Women’s Hospital
Fellowship – Burn Surgery
2012-2013 · US Army Institute of Surgical Research
Residency
2007-2012 · Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Internship – General surgery
2006-2007 · Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Medical School
2006 · UF College of Medicine

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-5670
Emails:
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100108
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Business Street:
1600 SW ARCHER RD
GAINESVILLE FL 32610