Mark J. LiBassi, MD, FACS, Appointed
Director of Aria Health’s Department of Surgery
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons will oversee Aria’s 12 surgical divisions.
Mark J. LiBassi, MD, FACS, has recently been named to the position of Director, Department of Surgery, at Aria Health, the largest healthcare provider in Northeast Philadelphia and Lower Bucks County.
In this role, Dr. LiBassi will oversee all functions of Aria’s Department of Surgery, which is comprised of 12 divisions that include: general surgery (including minimally invasive and robotic-assisted surgery), cardiothoracic surgery, neurosurgery, orthopedic, ophthalmologic, oral, otolaryngologic, plastic/reconstructive, podiatric, trauma, urologic and vascular surgery.
“Dr. LiBassi has served the Northeast Philadelphia and Bucks County communities at Aria Health for nearly two decades,” said Domenick Bucci, MD, Aria’s Chief Medical Officer. “His skills and experience, combined with his deep appreciation for Aria and the community at large make him uniquely qualified to direct our leading-edge Department of Surgery.”
Dr. LiBassi is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) and a member of the Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons (SLS), the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma (EAST), the American Trauma Society (ATS), the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM), the American Hernia Society and the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES).
After receiving his undergraduate degree from the University of Colorado at Denver, Dr. LiBassi earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Pennsylvania. His clinical training includes an internship and residency in general surgery at the Hospital of the Medical College of Pennsylvania, where he also served as chief surgical resident. He also completed a fellowship in trauma and critical care surgery at Lehigh Valley Hospital.
Aria Health is the largest healthcare provider in Northeast Philadelphia and Lower Bucks County. With three leading-edge community hospitals and a strong network of outpatient centers and primary care physicians, Aria upholds a longstanding tradition of bringing advanced medicine and personal care to the many communities it serves.
For more information call 1-877-808-ARIA (2742) or visit www.ARIAHEALTH.org.