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Trauma surgeon returns to OV after 10 years of service
Oro Valley resident Dr. D.J. Green performs sternotomy during service in Iraq where he worked and trained soldiers for trauma care. Green served 10 years in the U.S. Navy, and will now join the trauma team at University Medical Center.
At 42, Dr. D.J. Green will lead the Level III trauma center at Kino Hospital.
Dr. D.J. Green poses during one of his four deployments overseas. The trauma surgeon served two seven-month tours in Iraq and one in Afghanistan, and recently finished a three-month tour in Iraq.