Christina Williams

Christina P Williams , MD

Associate Professor of Clinical

Medical Sciences Building
SRU Room 1577
231 Albert Sabin Way
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267
Phone 513-558-5661


Bachelor's Degree: Williams College 1999 (Biology and Chemistry)

Medical Degree: Case Western Reserve School of Medicine 2004

General Surgery Residency: Case Western Reserve University 2011

Fellowship in Trauma and Surgical Critical Care: University of Cincinnati 2012


American Board of Surgery (Surgery Critical Care) (Certification Date: 09-23-2013 )

American Board of Surgery (Certification Date: 06-05-2012 ) - (Recertification Date: to 10-25-2022 )

Clinical Interests

Critical Care Surgery

General Surgery

Abdominal Hernia

Acalculous Cholecystitis


Bile Duct Stones

Biliary Dyskinesia

Billiary Disease

Bleeding in the Small Bowel

Bowel Obstruction




Colonic Diverticulitis

Diverticular Disease


Femoral Hernia

Fractured Ribs

Gallbladder Disease

Gallbladder Inflammation (Cholecystitis)


Groin Hernias


Lung Collapse (Pneumothorax)


Pilonidal Cyst

Pilonidal Dimple

Pilonidal Sinus

Pyloric Stenosis

Traumatic Injury

Umbilical Hernia

Ventral Hernia


Surgery-Critical Care

Research and Practice Interests

General Surgery, Critical Care/Trauma Surgery


Peer Reviewed Publications

Holcomb, John B; Tilley, Barbara C; Baraniuk, Sarah; Fox, Erin E; Wade, Charles E; Podbielski, Jeanette M; del Junco, Deborah J; Brasel, Karen J; Bulger, Eileen M; Callcut, Rachael A; Cohen, Mitchell Jay; Cotton, Bryan A; Fabian, Timothy C; Inaba, Kenji; Kerby, Jeffrey D; Muskat, Peter; O'Keeffe, Terence; Rizoli, Sandro; Robinson, Bryce R H; Scalea, Thomas M; Schreiber, Martin A; Stein, Deborah M; Weinberg, Jordan A; Callum, Jeannie L; Hess, John R; Matijevic, Nena; Miller, Christopher N; Pittet, Jean-Francois; Hoyt, David B; Pearson, Gail D; Leroux, Brian; van Belle, Gerald (2015. ) Transfusion of plasma, platelets, and red blood cells in a 1:1:1 vs a 1:1:2 ratio and mortality in patients with severe trauma: the PROPPR randomized clinical trial.JAMA, , 313 (5 ) ,471-82 More Information

Baraniuk, Sarah; Tilley, Barbara C; del Junco, Deborah J; Fox, Erin E; van Belle, Gerald; Wade, Charles E; Podbielski, Jeanette M; Beeler, Angela M; Hess, John R; Bulger, Eileen M; Schreiber, Martin A; Inaba, Kenji; Fabian, Timothy C; Kerby, Jeffrey D; Cohen, Mitchell Jay; Miller, Christopher N; Rizoli, Sandro; Scalea, Thomas M; O'Keeffe, Terence; Brasel, Karen J; Cotton, Bryan A; Muskat, Peter; Holcomb, John B (2014. ) Pragmatic Randomized Optimal Platelet and Plasma Ratios (PROPPR) Trial: design, rationale and implementation.Injury, , 45 (9 ) ,1287-95 More Information

Voskerician G.;Jin J.;White M.;Williams C.;Rosen M. (06-01-2010. ) Effect of biomaterial design criteria on the performance of surgical meshes for abdominal hernia rep.Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, , 21 (6 ) ,1989-1995 More Information

Jin J.;Williams C.;Soltanian H.;Smith M.;Pearl J.;Sanabria J.;Rosen M. (01-01-2010. ) Use of abdominal wall allotransplantation as an alternative for the management of end stage abdomina.Journal of Surgical Research, , 162 (2 ) ,314-320 More Information

Voskerician G.;Jin J.;Hunter S.;Williams C.;White M.;Rosen M. (11-01-2009. ) Human Peritoneal Membrane Reduces the Formation of Intra-Abdominal Adhesions in Ventral Hernia Repai.Journal of Surgical Research, , 157 (1 ) ,108-114 More Information

Trunzo J.;Ponsky J.;Jin J.;Williams C.;Rosen M. (10-01-2009. ) A novel approach for salvaging infected prosthetic mesh after ventral hernia repair.Hernia, , 13 (5 ) ,545-549 More Information

Williams C.;Rosen M.;Jin J.;McGee M.;Schomisch S.;Ponsky J. (12-08-2008. ) Objective analysis of the accuracy and efficacy of a novel fascial closure device.Surgical Innovation, , 15 (4 ) ,307-311 More Information

McGee M.;Marks J.;Onders R.;Chak A.;Rosen M.;Williams C.;Jin J.;Schomisch S.;Ponsky J. (08-01-2008. ) Infectious implications in the porcine model of natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOT.Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, , 68 (2 ) ,310-318 More Information

Williams C.;Reynolds H.;Delaney C.;Champagne B.;Obias V.;Joh Y.;Merlino J.;Kinsella T. (03-01-2008. ) Clinical results of intraoperative radiation therapy for patients with locally recurrent and advance.American Journal of Surgery, , 195 (3 ) ,405-409 More Information

McGee M.;Schomisch S.;Marks J.;Delaney C.;Jin J.;Williams C.;Chak A.;Matteson D.;Andrews J.;Ponsky J. (03-01-2008. ) Late phase TNF-alpha depression in natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) peritoneo.Surgery, , 143 (3 ) ,318-328 More Information

McGee M.;Marks J.;Onders R.;Chak A.;Jin J.;Williams C.;Schomisch S.;Ponsky J. (01-01-2008. ) Complete endoscopic closure of gastrotomy after natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery usin.Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques, , 22 (1 ) ,214-220 More Information

McGee M.;Marks J.;Jin J.;Williams C.;Chak A.;Schomisch S.;Andrews J.;Okada S.;Ponsky J. (01-01-2008. ) Complete endoscopic closure of gastric defects using a full-thickness tissue plicating device.Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, , 12 (1 ) ,38-45 More Information

Jin J.;Rosen M.;Blatnik J.;McGee M.;Williams C.;Marks J.;Ponsky J. (11-01-2007. ) Use of Acellular Dermal Matrix for Complicated Ventral Hernia Repair: Does Technique Affect Outcomes.Journal of the American College of Surgeons, , 205 (5 ) ,654-660 More Information

Rosen M.;Jin J.;McGee M.;Williams C.;Marks J.;Ponsky J. (10-01-2007. ) Laparoscopic component separation in the single-stage treatment of infected abdominal wall prostheti.Hernia, , 11 (5 ) ,435-440 More Information

Rosen M.;Williams C.;Jin J.;McGee M.;Schomisch S.;Marks J.;Ponsky J. (09-01-2007. ) Laparoscopic versus open-component separation: a comparative analysis in a porcine model.American Journal of Surgery, , 194 (3 ) ,385-389 More Information

Chang, Ronald; Fox, Erin E; Greene, Thomas J; Swartz, Michael D; DeSantis, Stacia M; Stein, Deborah M; Bulger, Eileen M; Melton, Sherry M; Goodman, Michael D; Schreiber, Martin A; Zielinski, Martin D; O'Keeffe, Terence; Inaba, Kenji; Tomasek, Jeffrey S; Podbielski, Jeanette M; Appana, Savitri; Yi, Misung; Johansson, Pär I; Henriksen, Hanne H; Stensballe, Jakob; Steinmetz, Jacob; Wade, Charles E; Holcomb, John B (2018. ) Abnormalities of laboratory coagulation tests versus clinically evident coagulopathic bleeding: results from the prehospital resuscitation on helicopters study (PROHS).Surgery, , 163 (4 ) ,819-826 More Information

Contact Information

Academic - Medical Sciences Building
SRU Room 1577
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45267
Phone: 513-558-5661