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David S. Wernsing, MD, FACS Surgeon

Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery

Dr. Wernsing is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Clinical Specialties

Specialties:

  • Surgery
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery

Programs & Services:

  • Bariatric
  • Cancer
    • Adrenal Cancer
    • Anal Cancer
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumor
    • Liver Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach (Gastric) Cancer
  • Gastroenterology
    • General Gastrointestinal Surgery Consultation

Board Certification:

  • Surgery, 2002

Conditions & Treatments:

  • Acid Peptic Disorders
  • Adrenal Cancer
  • Adrenal Gland Tumor
  • adrenalectomy - minimally invasive
  • Ampullary Cancer
  • Anal Cancer
  • appendectomy
  • appendectomy - laparoscopic
  • appendectomy - minimally invasive
  • bariatric surgery
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • basal cell carcinoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • biliary stenosis
  • biliary surgery
  • Biliary Tract Disorders
  • bowel adhesions - minimally invasive treatment
  • Cancer Surgery
  • cellulitis
  • chest wall resection
  • cholecystectomy - minimally invasive
  • colectomy
  • Colon Cancer
  • colon resection - minimally invasive
  • colon surgery
  • colon surgery - laparoscopic
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • colostomy - laparoscopic
  • compartment syndrome
  • critical care medicine

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Care
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Residency: Pennsylvania Hospital

Affiliation

Dr. Wernsing is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

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