Boston Medical Center Appoints New Co-Director Of Endovascular Surgery

in Health & Medicine, News Releases, School of Medicine
July 29th, 2009

Contact: Allison Rubin, 617-638-8491 | afrubin@bu.edu

(Boston)– Jeffrey Kalish, MD, has been appointed co-director of endovascular surgery at Boston Medical Center (BMC).

In addition, Kalish has been appointed assistant professor of surgery at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM). He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine, where he received numerous awards, including the Alpha Omega Alpha Award as well as the Valentine Mott Award for best contribution to clinical investigation in surgery. He completed his residency in general surgery at BMC, where he was administrative chief resident in 2006-07 and the first recipient of the Grant V. Rodkey Award for Scholarship, Humanism, Professionalism, Leadership and Technical Excellence.

Kalish’s research interests include peripheral arterial disease in diabetic patients and the endovascular management of vascular trauma. His clinical expertise is in endovascular and open vascular surgery, open aortic aneurysm repair, endovascular aneurysm repair through a completely percutaneous approach, carotid artery surgery and stenting, diabetic lower extremity management and venous disease.

Prior to his appointments at BMC and BUSM, Kalish completed a fellowship in vascular and endovascular surgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. He is board certified in general surgery and is a member of the Society for Vascular Surgery and the American College of Surgeons. To make an appointment, please call 617-638-8488.

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