Matthew S. Rubino, M.D., FACS, was appointed chief of Surgical Services, Wilmington Hospital, effective July 1.
Dr. Rubino is now a member of The Medical Group of Christiana Care and faculty attending for the Department of Surgery. His elective general surgery practice will be based out of the Rocco A. Abessinio Family Wilmington Health Center. He will remain involved in surgical education and has also been appointed associate program director for the General Surgery Residency Program. He will continue to serve as the director of undergraduate surgical education for the Department of Surgery.
Dr. Rubino earned his medical degree from and now holds a faculty appointment as an assistant clinical professor of surgery at Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University. He is board-certified in general surgery by the American Board of Surgery and completed his general surgery residency at Christiana Care. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons (ACS), a New Castle County representative of the Delaware Chapter of ACS, and a member of the Medical Society of Delaware and the Association of Program Directors in Surgery