Jorge Guzman, MD

216.445.5765

Jorge Guzman, MD

Appointed: 2007

Jorge Guzman, MD
Department: Critical Care Medicine
Location: Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Mail Code G62
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195
WorkAppointment:216.445.5765
WorkFax:216.445.1878
Jorge Guzman, MD
Department: Critical Care Medicine
Director, Medical Intensive Care Unit
Location: Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Mail Code G62
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195
WorkAppointment:216.445.5765
WorkFax:216.445.1878
Surgeon:
No
Treats:
Adults Only

Biographical Sketch

Jorge A. Guzman, MD, is Head of the Section of Critical Care and Director of the Medical Intensive Care Unit in the Department of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine at Cleveland Clinic's main campus in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Guzman was appointed to Cleveland Clinic in 2007.

Dr. Guzman receive his medical degree from the Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, in Córdoba, Argentina, in 1988. After completing his residency in internal medicine and a fellowship in critical care medicine at Hospital Privado de Comunidad, Mar del Plata, Argentina, he completed an additional fellowship in critical care medicine at Wayne State University in Detroit, Mich.

Professional Highlights

Fellow, American College of Critical Care Medicine

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Wayne State University-Detroit Medical Center
Critical Care
Detroit, MI USA
1996
Fellowship - Hospital Privado de Comunidad
Critical Care
Mar del Plata Argentina
1993
Residency - Hospital Privado de Comunidad
Internal Medicine
Mar del Plata Argentina
1992
Internship - Hospital Privado de Comunidad
Internal Medicine
Mar del Plata Argentina
1990
Medical School - Universidad Nacional de Cordoba-Argentina
Argentina
1988

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine- Critical Care Medicine

Specialty Interests

Acute lung injury, acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), sepsis

Awards & Honors

  • College Teaching Award, School of Medicine Dean and Faculty Senate, Wayne State University, 2001, 2006
  • Department of Internal Medicine Resident’s Council Faculty Mentor Award, Wayne State University, 2003-2004
  • Paul Ruble Memorial Award for Teaching Excellence, Department of Medicine, Wayne State University, 2006, 2007
  • Resident Advocate Award, Department of Medicine, Wayne State University, 2007 
  • Fellow, American College of Critical Care Medicine, 2007

Innovations & Patents

  • U.S. Patent No. 5,743,259; Kruse JA, Guzman JA, Inventors. Wayne State University, Assignee. Apparatus and Method for Continuous Monitoring of Tissue Carbon Dioxide and pH Using Capnometric Recirculating Gas Tonometry.
  •  U.S. Patent No. 5,957,839; Kruse JA, Guzman JA, Inventors. Wayne State University, Assignee. Apparatus and Method for Continuous Monitoring of Tissue Carbon Dioxide and pH Using Capnometric Recirculating Gas Tonometry.

Memberships

  • Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • American Thoracic Society

Treatment & Services

  • Endotracheal Intubation
  • Mechanical Ventilation

Specialty in Diseases and Conditions

Industry Relationships

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
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