Dr. Arthur Sesso is Chairman, Professor, General Surgery Residency Program Director and General Surgery Clerkship Program Director at PCOM. Dr. Sesso is a member of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons and the American Osteopathic Association.
His published papers include "Rapid Hemostasis for Blunt Trauma to the Liver" (1983) and "New Indications for Peritoneal Lavage" (1984) in the Journal of the Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association. Dr. Sesso has lectured on endoscopy, chest trauma, colonic disease and general anatomy to both students and experienced surgeons.
Dr. Sesso received the Henry E. D'Alonzo Award for Interns and for Residents in 1982 and 1983 respectively. In 1983 he was also honored with the Resident of the Year Award for Outstanding Teaching and Clinical Skills. Dr. Sesso is certified in Advanced Trauma Life Support and his hobbies include military vehicle restoration and piloting radio-control helicopters. He received his D.O. from PCOM in 1981.