Michael Walters

Michael Walters, MD, FACS

Assistant Professor

Department: MD-SURGERY-TRAUMA
Business Phone: (352) 273-5670

About Michael Walters

Michael J. Walters, M.D., is an assistant professor of surgery on the acute care surgery team at the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Dr. Walters earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee and completed general surgery residencies at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire, and the Medical College of Wisconsin.

Dr. Walters is currently a lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Army Reserve Medical Corps and his active duty service in Afghanistan includes deployments with the 909th, 1980th and 915th Forward Surgical Teams and the 94th Combat Support Hospital. His military honors include National Defense Service Medals, the Army Reserve Component Achievement Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, the Afghanistan Campaign Medal with Campaign Star, NATO Afghanistan Service Medals, Army Service Ribbons, the Armed Forces Reserve Medal with M Device, and the Afghanistan Campaign Medal with two stars.

Dr. Walters is a member of the Association of Military Surgeons of the United States and the American College of Surgeons. His clinical interests include surgical and critical care of trauma patients, delivering surgical care in austere environments and complex abdominal wall reconstruction surgery with care of enterocutaneous fistula.

Accomplishments

Afghanistan Campaign Medal with 2 Stars Army Service Ribbon
2012 · US Army
Armed Forces Reserve Medal with M Device
2012 · United States Armed Forces
National Defense Service Medal
2012 · United States Armed Forces
NATO Afghanistan Service Medal
2012 · United States Armed Forces
Afghanistan Campaign Medal w/ Campaign Star NATO Afghanistan Service Medal
2010 · United States Armed Forces
Armed Forces Reserve Medal with M Device
2010 · United States Armed Forces
Army Service Ribbon
2010 · US Army
National Defense Service Medal
2010 · United States Armed Forces
Army Reserve Component Achievement Medal w/ Oak Leaf Cluster
2009 · US Army
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
2009 · United States Armed Forces
National Defense Service Medal
2008 · United States Armed Forces

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Surgery
Subspecialties
  • Critical Care Surgery
Areas of Interest
  • Traumatic Injury

Education

Fellowship – Critical Care
2017 · University of Florida
Residency – Surgery
2008 · Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Residency – Surgery
2005 · Medical College of Wisconsin
Intern – Surgery
2004 · Medical College of Wisconsin
Medical Degree
2003 · Medical College of Wisconsin

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2018
MDC7600 Surgery Clerkship
2018
MDC7602 Senior Surgery Clerk
2018
MDC6001 Intro Clin Practice

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-5670