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Leonard L. Mason, III, MD

Assistant Professor, Surgery (Division of Trauma & Surgical Critcial Care)

Leonard Mason, III
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Contact Information
About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Trauma and emergency general surgery
  • Invasive and non-invasive hemodynamic monitoring
  • Hemodynamic transesophageal echocardiography
  • Internal fixation of rib fractures

Research Interests

  • Trauma associated coagulopathy and the use of thromboelastography
  • RBC dysfunction in trauma - hemorrhagic shock
  • Primary fascial closure after damage control laparotomy
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Fellowship, Surgical Critical Care, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, 2016
  • Residency, General Surgery, Rutgers-NJMS, Newark, NJ, 2014
  • MD, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, 2007
  • BA, Anthropology, Howard University, Washington, DC, 2001


  • Surgery
  • Surgical Critical Care


  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Medical Association

PubMed Publications

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Additional Publications

Tiesi G, Mason L, Chandler B, Watkins A, Palange D, Deitch EA. Systemic inflammatory response syndrome and multiple organ dysfunction syndrome: Definition, diagnosis and management. Current Therapy of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care. Second edition 2016, Elsevier Pub. Editors Arsenio J and Trunkey D.