Peter Soballe, MD

Peter W. Soballe, MD

Name: Peter W. Soballe, MD

USU Department of Primary Appointment: 
Surgery
Title: 
Associate Clerkship Director
Faculty Rank: 
Full Professor
Location: 
Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA

Research Interests:
Breast Cancer
Colon Cancer

Office Phone: 
(619) 532-7006

Education

BA: Univ of Iowa (1967)
MD: Univ of Illinois (1971)
Internship: Naval Medical Center Portsmouth VA (1972)
Family Medicine Residency: Naval Hospital Pensacola FL (1974)
General Surgery Residency: Naval Medical Center San Diego (1984)
Surgical Oncology Research Fellowship: Univ of Pennsylvania (1995)

Biography

Born at Naval Hospital Portsmouth Virginia (07Dec 1946). BA at University of Iowa (1967), MD University of Illinois in Chicago (1971). Returned to Portsmouth as an intern (1971). First graduate of Family Medicine residency at the Naval Hospital Pensacola (1974). Completed General Surgery residency at Naval Medical Center San Diego (1984) and Surgical Oncology research fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wistar Institute (1995). Retired as Chairman of Surgery at San Diego after 46 years in the Navy on 01Jun2013.
Served at Naval Hospitals in Pensacola FL, Naples Italy, Okinawa Japan, Charleston SC, Bethesda MD and San Diego CA. Ship’s Surgeon USS John F Kennedy CV 67 (1989-90), Senior Medical Officer Expeditionary Medical Facility Djibouti Horn of Africa (2011).

Bibliography

  • Born at Naval Hospital Portsmouth Virginia (07Dec 1946). BA at University of Iowa (1967), MD University of Illinois in Chicago (1971). Returned to Portsmouth as an intern (1971). First graduate of Family Medicine residency at the Naval Hospital Pensacola (1974). Completed General Surgery residency at Naval Medical Center San Diego (1984) and Surgical Oncology research fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wistar Institute (1995). Retires as Chairman of Surgery at San Diego after 46 years in the Nav