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Meet the Surgery Team

Team Leaders

Michler, Robert E., MD

Michler, Robert E., MD, Surgeon-in-Chief<br />Chairman, <a href='body.cfm?id=1109'>Surgery</a><br />Chairman,  <a href='body.cfm?id=595'>Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery</a><br />Co-Director, <a href='heart'>Montefiore Einstein Center for Heart and Vascular Care</a>, Cardiothoracic Surgery (Heart)
Title Surgeon-in-Chief
Chairman, Surgery
Chairman, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery
Co-Director, Montefiore Einstein Center for Heart and Vascular Care
Medical Education Dartmouth Medical School

Melvin, W. Scott, MD

Melvin, W. Scott, MD, Vice Chairman for Clinical Surgery <br/>Division Chief, General Surgery<br/>Director, Advanced GI Surgery, Cancer - Gastrointestinal (Esophageal)|Cancer - Gastrointestinal (Gastric )|Surgery
Title Vice Chairman for Clinical Surgery
Division Chief, General Surgery
Director, Advanced GI Surgery
Medical Education Medical College of Ohio at Toledo
 

Jan, Dominique M., MD

Jan, Dominique M., MD, Chief, Division of Pediatric Surgery<br />Director, Pediatric Transplantation Surgery, Pediatrics - Surgery
Title Chief, Division of Pediatric Surgery
Director, Pediatric Transplantation Surgery
Medical Education Pierre et Marie Curie Universite

Kinkhabwala, Milan M., MD

Kinkhabwala, Milan M., MD, Chief, Transplantation</br>Director, Abdominal Transplantation, Surgery|Transplant and Hepatobiliary Surgery
Title Chief, Transplantation
Director, Abdominal Transplantation
Medical Education Cornell University Medical College
 

Shamamian, Peter, MD

Shamamian, Peter, MD, Vice President and Chief Quality Officer<br/>Vice Chairman, Quality Improvement and Performance, Surgery
Title Vice President and Chief Quality Officer
Vice Chairman, Quality Improvement and Performance
Medical Education Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Garfein, Evan S., MD

Garfein, Evan S., MD, Chief, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery , Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Title Chief, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Medical Education Columbia Univ College of Physicians and Surgeons
 

Feldman, Sheldon M., MD

Feldman, Sheldon M., MD, Chief, Division of Breast Surgery & Breast Surgical Oncology Director, Breast Cancer Services Professor, Department of Surgery , Surgery|Cancer - Breast
Title Chief, Division of Breast Surgery & Breast Surgical Oncology Director, Breast Cancer Services Professor, Department of Surgery
Medical Education New York University School of Medicine

Team Members

Abdelnaby, Abier A., MD

Abdelnaby, Abier A., MD, Director, Colon and Rectal Surgical Services, Surgery|Colon & Rectal Surgery
Title Director, Colon and Rectal Surgical Services
Medical Education Howard University College of Medicine

Baccay, Francis B., MD

Baccay, Francis B., MD, Surgery
Medical Education New York Medical College
 

Bellemare, Sarah, MD

Bellemare, Sarah, MD, Cancer - Gastrointestinal (Liver)|Transplant and Hepatobiliary Surgery|Surgery
Medical Education Universite Laval Faculte de Medecine

Benacquista, Teresa, MD

Benacquista, Teresa, MD, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Medical Education Harvard Medical School
 

Berlin, Arnold W., MD

Berlin, Arnold W., MD, Surgery|Colon & Rectal Surgery|Cancer - Gastrointestinal (Colorectal)
Medical Education New York University School of Medicine

Borenstein, Steven H., MD

Borenstein, Steven H., MD, Pediatrics - Surgery
Medical Education Dalhousie University
 

Camacho, Diego R., MD

Camacho, Diego R., MD, Director,  Minimally Invasive and Laparoscopic General Surgery <br />Site Director, Bariatric Surgery, Weiler Division, Surgery
Title Director, Minimally Invasive and Laparoscopic General Surgery
Site Director, Bariatric Surgery, Weiler Division
Medical Education Francisco Marroquin University

Choi, Jenny J., MD

Choi, Jenny J., MD, Director, Bariatric Surgery<br/>Associate Director, Clinical Affairs, Surgery
Title Director, Bariatric Surgery
Associate Director, Clinical Affairs
Medical Education University of Connecticut
 

Choi, Michael P., MD

Choi, Michael P., MD, Surgery
Medical Education Pritzker School of Medicine University of Chicago

Darani, Alexandre N., MD

Darani, Alexandre N., MD, Pediatrics - Surgery
Medical Education University of Lausanne, Switz
 

Draper, Lawrence, MD

Draper, Lawrence, MD, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Medical Education University of Rochester

Graham, Jay A., MD

Graham, Jay A., MD, Surgery|Transplant Surgery
Medical Education Georgetown University School of Medicine
 

Greenstein, Stuart M., MD

Greenstein, Stuart M., MD, Surgery|Transplant and Hepatobiliary Surgery
Medical Education Harvard Medical School

Huang, Renee, MD

Huang, Renee, MD, Surgery|Colon & Rectal Surgery
Medical Education University of Buffalo
 

In, Haejin, MD

In, Haejin, MD, Attending Physician, Surgical Oncology, Surgical Oncology|Cancer - Gastrointestinal (Gastric )|Surgery
Title Attending Physician, Surgical Oncology
Medical Education Dongguk University

Le, Marie E., MD

Le, Marie E., MD, Surgery
Medical Education Pennsylvania State Univ College of Medicine
 

Levine, Rebecca A., MD

Levine, Rebecca A., MD, Colorectal Surgeon, Surgical Oncologist, <a href=Department of Surgery, "> Colon & Rectal Surgery|Cancer - Gastrointestinal (Anal)|Cancer - Gastrointestinal (Colorectal)|Surgery
Title Colorectal Surgeon, Surgical Oncologist, Department of Surgery
Medical Education Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai

Malcher Martins De Oliveira, Flavio, MD

Malcher Martins De Oliveira, Flavio, MD, Director of Abdominal Wall Program, Surgery
Title Director of Abdominal Wall Program
Medical Education Faculdade De Medicina- UFRJ
 

McAuliffe, John C., MDPhD

McAuliffe, John C., MDPhD, Attending Physician, Hepatobiliary and Upper GI Surgery, Surgical Oncology|Surgery|Cancer - Neuroendocrine Tumor
Title Attending Physician, Hepatobiliary and Upper GI Surgery
Medical Education University of Texas Health Science Center

McEvoy, Maureen P., MD

McEvoy, Maureen P., MD, Cancer - Breast|Surgery
Medical Education Albert Einstein College of Medicine
 

Monaco, Casian J., MD

Monaco, Casian J., MD, Surgery
Medical Education New York University School of Medicine

Moran-Atkin, Erin, MD

Moran-Atkin, Erin, MD, Surgery
Medical Education Universidad Anahuac (Mexico)
 

Muscarella, Peter, MD

Muscarella, Peter, MD, Director, Pancreatic Surgery<br/>General Surgery Site Director, Weiler Hospital<br/>Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency Training Program, Cancer - Gastrointestinal (Liver)|Cancer - Gastrointestinal (Pancreas)|Surgical Oncology|Surgery
Title Director, Pancreatic Surgery
General Surgery Site Director, Weiler Hospital
Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency Training Program
Medical Education New York Medical College

Papalezova, Katia T., MD

Papalezova, Katia T., MD, Surgical Oncologist, <a href='surgery'>Department of Surgery</a>, Surgery|Surgical Oncology|Cancer - Melanoma/Sarcoma
Title Surgical Oncologist, Department of Surgery
Medical Education Sofia Medical School, Bulgaria
 

Plummer, Robert L., MD

Plummer, Robert L., MD, Surgery
Medical Education Rutgers University Medical School

Pothula, Aravind, MD

Pothula, Aravind, MD, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Medical Education University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey
 

Puente, Anibal O., MD

Puente, Anibal O., MD, Surgery
Medical Education University of Rosario School of Medicine-Argentina

Ricci, Joseph A., MD

Ricci, Joseph A., MD, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Medical Education Cornell University Medical College
 

Rocca, Juan P., MD

Rocca, Juan P., MD, Surgical Director, Kidney Transplantation, Surgery|Transplant and Hepatobiliary Surgery
Title Surgical Director, Kidney Transplantation
Medical Education Universidad De Buenos Aires

Sas, Norman, MD

Sas, Norman, MD, Surgery
Medical Education New York Medical College
 

Shapiro, Kenneth, MD

Shapiro, Kenneth, MD, Surgery
Medical Education New York Medical College

Smith, Vance L., MD

Smith, Vance L., MD, Surgery|Critical Care - Surgery
Medical Education Medical College of Ohio
 

Sreeramoju, Prashanth V., MD, MPH

Sreeramoju, Prashanth V., MD, MPH, Surgery
Medical Education Gandhi Medical College

Statter, Mindy B., MD

Statter, Mindy B., MD, Attending Surgeon, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Pediatrics - Surgery
Title Attending Surgeon, Division of Pediatric Surgery
Medical Education Emory University School of Medicine
 

Tepper, Oren M., MD

Tepper, Oren M., MD, Director, Craniofacial Surgery Program, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Title Director, Craniofacial Surgery Program
Medical Education New York University School of Medicine

Vazzana, Joseph T., MD

Vazzana, Joseph T., MD, Surgery
Medical Education SUNY Downstate College of Medicine
 

Weichman, Katie E., MD

Weichman, Katie E., MD, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Medical Education Creighton University School of Medicine

Wiltz, Othon, MD

Wiltz, Othon, MD, Colon & Rectal Surgery|Surgery
Medical Education Columbia University College of Physicians/Surgeons