Timothy Billiar, MD

Timothy Billiar, MD

General Surgery Pittsburgh, PA

Physician


Office Address

  • 200 Lothrop Street
    Pittsburgh
    Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    Phone: (412) 647-1749
    Fax: (412) 647-3247

Timothy Billiar, MD

General Surgery Pittsburgh, PA

Physician

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • General Surgery: General Surgery, Trauma Surgery & Surgical Critical Care

Education & Training

  • University of Pittsburgh Medical CenterUniversity of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • University of Minnesota Affiliated Hospitals
  • University of Minnesota at FairviewUniversity of Minnesota at Fairview
  • University of Chicago Pritzker School of MedicineUniversity of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical LicensePA State Medical License1988 - 2016
  • American Board of SurgerySurgery

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • Distinguished ProfessorUniversity of Pittsburgh, 2011
    • Honorary Member Society of Black Academic Surgeons2011
    • Flance-Karl AwardAmerican Surgical Association, 2008

    Publications & Presentations

    PubMed

    Journal Articles

    • MD-2 is required for disulfide HMGB1-dependent TLR4 signaling  Yang H, Wang H, Ju Z, Ragab AA, Lundbäck P, Long W, Valdes-Ferrer SI, He M, Pribis JP, Li J, Lu B, Gero D, Szabo C, Antoine DJ, Harris HE, Golenbock DT, Meng J, Roth J..., J Exp Med, 1/5/2015
    • Injury-induced MRP8/MRP14 stimulates IP-10/CXCL10 in monocytes/macrophages  Wang J, Vodovotz Y, Fan L, Li Y, Liu Z, Namas R, Barclay D, Zamora R, Billiar TR, Wilson MA, Fan J, Jiang Y, FASEB J, 1/1/2015
    • Design of the Study of Tranexamic Acid during Air Medical Prehospital Transport (STAAMP) Trial: Addressing the Knowledge Gaps  Brown JB, Neal MD, Guyette FX, Peitzman AB, Billiar TR, Zuckerbraun BS, Sperry JL, Prehosp Emerg Care, 1/1/2015

    Books/Book Chapters

    • Schwartz's Principles of Surgery  
      Brunicardi FC, Andersen DK, Billiar TR, Dunn DL, Hunter JG, Matthews JB, Pollock RE
      Editors: .McGraw-Hill Companies, New York
      Edition 10th,2014
    • Schwartz's Principles of Surgery  
      Brunicardi FC, Brandt ML, Andersen DK, Billiar TR, Dunn DL, Hunter JG, Matthews JB, Pollock RE
      Editors: .McGraw-Hill Companies, New York
      Edition 9th,2009
    • Radicals for Life: The Various Forms of Nitric Oxide Chapter: Cellular non-heme iron modulates apoptosis and caspase 3 activity Page 253 - 268
      Stoyanovsky DA, Billiar TR
      Editors: van Faassen E, Vanin AF.Elsevier Publishers, Oxford, UK
      2007

    Lectures

    • The Role of HMGB1 in driving hypoxia-induced inflammasome activation and mitophagy Stockholm, Sweden - 1/30/2014
    • Of Men and Mice: An Iterative Strategy to Dissect the Immune Response To Trauma Multiple Locations - 1/20/2014
    • Perspective: The Role of Surgeon Scientist Pittsburgh, PA, 2013; Providence, RI, 2014 - 1/18/2014

    Grant Support

    • Core A: Administrative CoreNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
      2009 - 2011
    • Core B: Animal Models CoreNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
      2009 - 2011
    • Project 1: Initiation Of Inflammation In Hemorrhagic ShockNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
      2009 - 2011
    • Trauma And Injury Excellence In Education On Research (TRALNEER) ProgramFogarty International Center
      2006 - 2009
    • Inos Gene Therapy To Prevent Allograft VasculopathyNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
      2005 - 2005
    • Administrative CoreNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
      2004 - 2004
    • Initiation Of Inflammation In Hemorrhagic ShockNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
      2004 - 2008
    • Molecular Biology Of Hemorrhagic SchockNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
      2004 - 2007
    • Core--Animal Model Facility/Core BNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
      2004 - 2008
    • Nitric Oxide And Hepatic Function In Sepsis And TraumaNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
      2003 - 2011
    • Post-Traumatic Sepsis: Regulation Of LPS Binding ProteinNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
      2002 - 2012
    • Training In Trauma And Sepsis ResearchNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
      2002 - 2011
    • Inos Regulation Of Inflammation In ShockNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
      2001 - 2002
    • Core--Animal Model FacilityNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
      2001 - 2002
    • Posttraumatic Sepsis--Regulation Of LPS Binding ProteinNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
      1998 - 2001
    • CD14 And Inflammation In Hemorrhagic ShockNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
      1997 - 1999
    • Core--Animal Models FacilityNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
      1997 - 1999
    • Molecular Biology Of Hemorrhagic ShockNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
      1997 - 2011
    • Nitric Oxide And Hepatic Function In Sepsis And TraumaNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
      1995 - 2002
    • Posttraumatic Sepsis--Regulation Of Lps-Binding ProteinNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
      1994 - 1997
    • Nitric Oxide And Hepatic Function In Sepsis And TraumaNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences
      1990 - 1994
    • Mechanisms Of Hepatic Transplant RejectionNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
      1988 - 1988
    • Mechanisms Of Hepatic Transplant RejectionNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
      1986 - 1987

    Professional Memberships

    Hospital Affiliations

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Altius Provider Directory
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • CIGNA PPO
    • First Health PPO
    • Great West PPO
    • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
    • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
    • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO
    • Multiplan PPO
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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