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Marcelo Kuperschmit, MD

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Marcelo Kuperschmit, MD

Specialty

Board-certified specialties granted by an ABMS Member Board. Learn more about board certification.
Surgery

Clinical Interest

Areas of special interest identified by the physician or additional training completed.
Colorectal Cancer, Gallbladder Surgery, Hernia Problems/Surgery and Treatments, Thyroid Cancer

Years of Experience

47

Gender

Male

Languages

English
Spanish
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About Marcelo Kuperschmit, MD

Dr. Kuperschmit is a specialty care physician board certified in general surgery. He joins Inova Medical Group with over 30 years of clinical experience. He has a special interest in management of laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair & other advanced laparoscopic procedures. He applies his expertise to other procedures, including colon and breast surgery. Dr. Kuperschmit also performs minimally invasive surgery, which offers benefits such as shorter recovery time, fewer chances of scarring, and less pain following the procedure.

Over the course of his career as a surgeon, Dr. Kuperschmit has performed over 1,000 laparoscopic extra-peritoneal hernias. He holds proficiency in both the traditional and pre-peritoneal balloon dissection approach, which he prefers because it has resulted in superior outcomes for his patients.

A native of Buenos Aires Argentina, Dr. Kuperschmit currently resides in McLean, Virginia with his family. In his spare time he likes to play tennis.

Awards/Associations/Appointments

  • Fellow American College of Surgeons

Background

Medical Education

Universidad de Buenos Aires 1972

Residency

Universidad de Buenos Aires General Surgery 1/1/1973 - 6/30/1976
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital General Surgery 7/1/1976 - 6/30/1980

Fellowships

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital Cardiovascular Surgery 7/1/1976 - 6/30/1977

Board Certification

Surgery

Hospital Affliation

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