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Claudia Lozano-Guzman, MD, has joined the Division of Acute Surgery. Dr. Lozano- Guzman received a Harvard Medical School and McGill University International Latin American Scholarship for clinical rotations during her senior year of medical school at Universidad El Bosque in Bogota, Columbia. She completed the General Surgery Residency Program at Beth Israel Medical Center and a Fellowship in Surgical Critical Care at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH). She sees patients at three Trauma Centers staffed by Jefferson acute care surgeons: TJUH, Lankanau Hospital and Paoli Hospital.

Wilbur Bowne, MD, has joined the Division of General Surgery. Dr. Bowne completed his residency at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, a Surgical Oncology Fellowship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and a Laparoscopic/Minimally Invasive Fellowship at the State University of New York, Health Science Center of Brooklyn. As a surgical oncology specialist, he will be building a hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) program at Jefferson. He sees patients at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.

Konstadinos A. Plestis, MD, has joined the Division of Cardiac Surgery. A native of Greece, he completed medical school at Aristotelian University of Thessaloniki. Dr. Plestis completed the General Surgery Residency Program at Brooklyn Hospital Center and the Vascular Surgery Residency at Baylor College of Medicine. He then completed a Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellowship at Montefiore Medical Center and is triple board certified in Surgery, Vascular Surgery and Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery. Dr. Plestis is internationally known for his work on complex aortic surgery. He currently sees patients at Jefferson-Abington and is the Director of Jefferson Aorta Surgery.