Integrated Residency in Emergency Medicine

Edward Fieg, D.O., Director

Dr. Paul DeFlorio

 

Paul DeFlorio, M.D.

Assistant Professor

paul.deflorio@wright.edu


Education

M.D.: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 2001
Internship (Transitional Year): Malcolm Grow Medical Center, Andrews Air Force Base, 2002
Residency (Emergency Medicine): University of Michigan, 2005  

Research Interests

Critical care, EM procedures and blast trauma.

Publications

DeFlorio PT, Silbergleit R. Mal de Debarquement Presenting in the Emergency Department. J Emerg Med. 2006 Nov;31(4):377-9.

DeFlorio, PT. Intact Automotive Glass Associated with Absence of Cervical Spine Injury. Ann Emerg Med. 2006 Oct;48(4) Supplement:S104

Levsky, ME, DeFlorio, PT. (2009). Ophthalmologic Conditions. In KJ Knoop, LB Stack, AB Storrow (Eds), Atlas of Emergency Medicine. New York: McGraw-Hill.

Adams, BD, Lyon, ML, DeFlorio PT. (2010). Central Venous Catheterization and Central Venous Pressure Monitoring. In JR Roberts, JR Hedges (Eds), Clinical Procedures in Emergency Medicine. Philadelphia: Saunders.

Invited Lectures

Emergency Medicine in Iraq. University of Michigan Residency in Emergency Medicine, Grand Rounds, Ann Arbor, MI, 5/3/07

Emergency Medicine in Iraq. Medical College of Wisconsin Residency in Emergency Medicine, Grand Rounds, Milwaukee, WI, 11/15/07

Blast Trauma. Government Service Chapter of the American College of Emergency Medicine Joint Services Symposium, San Antonio, TX, 2/10/09

Paul DeFlorio, M.D. standing in front of a Blackhawk helicopterWartime Emergency Medicine. The University of South Florida Residency in Emergency Medicine Joint EM/Surgery Grand Rounds, Tampa, FL, 5/6/09

Blast Trauma. The United States Army EMS Symposium, San Antonio, TX. 5/7/09

Blast Trauma. University of Michigan Residency in Emergency Medicine, Grand Rounds, Ann Arbor, MI, 12/2/09.

Wartime Emergency Medicine. University of Cambridge Keynote Lecture of Emergency Medicine Registrars, Cambridge, UK, 12/16/09

Aeromedical Concerns in Blast Trauma. European Flight Surgeons Conference, Ramstein AFB, Germany, 3/15/11.

US Wartime Medical Evacuation. Brutzo Teaching Hospital Grand Rounds, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy, 1/28/11

Military Rotary Wing Evacuation. University of Michigan Residency in Emergency Medicine, Grand Rounds, Ann Arbor, MI, 10/20/10

Blast Trauma. SAUSHEC Emergency Medicine Residency Grand Rounds, San Antonio, TX, 9/20/11

Paul DeFlorio, M.D., with his family

Military Deployments

Flight Surgeon, 492nd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron, Data Masked Location, Feb-May 2012

Flight Surgeon, 56th Expeditionary Rescue Squadron, Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Feb-May 2010

Flight Commander, Air Force Theather Hospital Emergency Department, Balad, Iraq, Jan-May 2008

Staff Physician, Air Force Theather Hospital Emergency Department, Balad, Iraq, May-Sep 2006

Personal

Dr. DeFlorio first joined the U.S. Air Force in 1997 and has served as both an emergency physician and flight surgeon. He is married to Amanda and has two children, Wyatt and Emmaline.