Dr. Robert Fitzgibbons Jr., M.D., General Surgery - CHI Health

Robert Fitzgibbons Jr., M.D.

General Surgery

Certification: American Board of Surgery
American College of Surgeons
Advanced Trauma Life Support
Medical School: Creighton University School of Medicine
Residency: Charity Hospital of Louisiana – LSU Division
Fellowship: Lahey Clinic Foundation

CHI Health Clinic

General Surgery (Mercy)

800 Mercy Drive
Mercy One Professional Center - Suite 220
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

Phone: (712) 388-2660
Fax: (712) 388-2665

General Surgery (Creighton)

601 North 30th Street
Suite 3700
Omaha, NE 68131

Phone: 402-717-4900
Fax: 402-717-6064

Robert J. Fitzgibbons, Jr., M.D., F.A.C.S., joined CHI Health Clinic in July of 1980. A graduate of Creighton University School of Medicine, Dr. Fitzgibbons served his residency at Charity Hospital in New Orleans (LSU) and a surgical fellowship at the Lahey Clinic in Boston where he received specialized training in surgery of the liver, pancreas, breast and thyroid. Dr. Fitzgibbons is currently an Endowed Professor in the Department of Surgery at Creighton University. His curriculum vita includes over 350 citations for original articles, books, book chapters and published video tapes. Dr. Fitzgibbons has served as course director for numerous laparoscopic surgery programs and is a commonly invited lecturer at many world-wide laparoscopic conferences. Dr. Fitzgibbons clinical interests also include alternatives to laparoscopic common bile duct exploration for choledocholithiasis and surgical implications for hereditary cancer.