​800 Stanton L. Young Blvd
​Suite 9000
​Oklahoma City, OK 73104

(405) 271-​5781
(405) 271-​3919 (fax)

Roxie M. Albrecht, MD, FACS, FCCM

Academic Appointments:
Vice Chair of Surgery
Professor of Surgery
Medical Director of Trauma at OUMC

Clinical Focus:
Trauma, Emergency General Surgery, Surgical Critical Care

Clinical Interests:
Emergency General Surgery
Complex ventral hernia repair

Professional Education:
Fellowship: Surgical Critical Care, University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital
Residency: General Surgery, Michigan State University, Butterworth Hospital
Medical Education: University of Iowa

Board Certification:
General Surgery with special certificate in Surgical Critical Care

Research Interests:
Post-trauma abdominal wall hernia
Retrievable inferior vena cava management
Post splenectomy complications
Geriatric Trauma resuscitation and outcomes

Recent Publications:

1.        Factors Associated with the Use of Helicopter Inter-facility Transport of Trauma Patients to Tertiary Trauma Centers within an Organized Rural Trauma System. Stewart K, Garwe T, Bhandari N, Danford B, Albrecht R.Prehosp Emerg Care. 2016 Sep-Oct;20(5):601-8. doi: 10.3109/10903127.2016.1149650. PMID: 26986053

 2.        Patient safety: the what, how, and when. Albrecht RM. Am J Surg. 2015 Dec;210(6):978-82. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2015.09.003. PMID: 26522775

3.          Hypoalbuminemia at admission is associated with increased incidence of in-hospital complications in geriatric trauma patients. Garwe T, Albrecht RM, Stoner JA, Mitchell S, Motghare P. Am J Surg. 2016 Jul;212(1):109-15. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2015.06.013. PMID: 26414690

4.           Western Trauma Association Critical Decisions in Trauma: Management of rib fractures. Brasel KJ, Moore EE, Albrecht RM, deMoya M, Schreiber M, Karmy-Jones R, Rowell S, Namias N, Cohen M, Shatz DV, Biffl WL. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 Jan;82(1):200-203. doi: 10.1097/TA.0000000000001301. PMID: 27779590

5.           Western Trauma Association Critical Decisions in Trauma: Management of pelvic fracture with hemodynamic instability-2016 updates. Tran TL, Brasel KJ, Karmy-Jones R, Rowell S, Schreiber MA, Shatz DV, Albrecht RM, Cohen MJ, DeMoya MA, Biffl WL, Moore EE, Namias N. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 Dec;81(6):1171-1174. No abstract available.  PMID: 27537512