Matthew Bloom, MD, MSEE, FACS
Matthew B. Bloom, MD, MSEE, FACS, is a surgeon specializing in trauma/general surgery and surgical critical care at Cedars-Sinai. He is board-certified in surgery and critical care. Prior to joining Cedars-Sinai, Dr. Bloom was the Trauma ICU Director at Marin General Hospital, and trauma attending at the Regional Medical Center of San Jose. He performed his internship in surgery at Duke University Medical Center, his residency in general surgery at Stanford University, and completed his surgical critical care fellowship at Cedars-Sinai.
Dr. Bloom's clinical interest includes the surgery and ICU care of patients with complex medical and surgical issues. He is the author of several textbook chapters and peer-reviewed papers on the management of critically injured patients, and gives presentations both nationally and locally on the delivery of optimal patient care. He has a personal interest in the development of novel medical devices. Dr. Bloom is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and a member of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma and the Society of Critical Care Medicine.
Dr. Bloom earned his bachelor’s and master’s degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and his medical degree from the Duke University School of Medicine. He is a two-time recipient of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Scholarship at the NIH, and completed a Johnson & Johnson Postdoctoral Fellowship in Advanced Surgical Technology Development at Stanford University.