By Dave Steger

Department of Surgery seeking a new attending and surgery faculty member in the Section of Surgical Oncology

August 16th, 2016

Boston Medical Center (BMC) and Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) Department of Surgery seeking a new attending and surgery faculty member in the Section of Surgical Oncology.

BMC is a 496-bed academic medical center located in Boston’s historic South End. BMC provides a full range of pediatric and adult care services, from primary care and family medicine to advanced specialty care. Emphasizing community-based care, BMC is committed to providing consistently excellent and accessible health services to all—and is the largest safety-net hospital in New England.

BMC is the principal teaching affiliate of Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM). BUSM is highly ranked and committed to urban and international health and has recognized leader in groundbreaking medical research.

The faculty of the Section of Surgical Oncology manages the spectrum of cancer surgery, including: soft tissue sarcoma, melanoma, endocrine surgery, breast surgery; and malignant and benign disease of the gastrointestinal tract (e.g., biliary tree, liver, pancreas, small bowel, colon, rectum, stomach, and spleen). Of course, this work involves minimally invasive techniques, with opportunities for robotic surgery.

We ask that candidates who wish to be considered send a CV and cover letter describing the experiences that qualify them for our position. The successful candidate will be ABS board eligible or certified in Surgery and should be especially interested in breast surgery, melanoma, soft tissue tumors and GI tumors.

Please send all materials directly to: David McAneny, MD, Vice Chair, Department of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine via email to David.McAneny@bmc.org. Please include “Surgical Oncology Position” in the subject line.

Boston University and Boston Medical Center are equal opportunity employers, committed to their common mission of improving the health of Boston’s residents while adhering to the highest standards of academic medicine.

BMC and BUSM are affirmative action/equal employment employers.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Department of Surgery seeking a new attending and surgery faculty member in the Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

August 10th, 2016

Boston Medical Center (BMC) and Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) Department of Surgery is seeking a new attending surgeon and surgery faculty member in the Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery.

The Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery provides comprehensive, state-of-the art care for all vascular and endovascular conditions including: peripheral arterial disease, aortic aneurysms, carotid artery disease, venous disease, diabetic foot problems and dialysis access.

As the primary teaching affiliate of BU School of Medicine, our surgeons are dedicated to training tomorrow’s clinical leaders. They are actively involved in research studies and quality initiatives that lead to advancements in the treatment of vascular and endovascular diseases.

We ask that candidates who wish to be considered send a CV and cover letter describing the experiences that qualify them for our position. The successful candidate will be board certified or board eligible in Vascular Surgery and should have open vascular surgery experience.  Please send all materials directly to: Alik Farber, MD, Professor and Chief, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at Boston Medical Center, via email to Alik.Farber@bmc.org. Please include “Vascular Surgery Position” in the subject line.

Boston University and Boston Medical Center are equal opportunity employers, committed to their common mission of improving the health of Boston’s residents while adhering to the highest standards of academic medicine.

BMC and BUSM are affirmative action/equal employment employers.
Women and minorities are encourage to apply.

Department of Surgery seeking a new attending and surgery faculty member in the Section of Colon & Rectal Surgery

August 10th, 2016

Boston Medical Center (BMC) and Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) Department of Surgery seeking a new attending and surgery faculty member in the Section of Colon & Rectal Surgery.

BMC is a 496-bed academic medical center located in Boston’s historic South End. BMC provides a full range of pediatric and adult care services, from primary care and family medicine to advanced specialty care. Emphasizing community-based care, BMC is committed to providing consistently excellent and accessible health services to all.

BMC is the principal teaching affiliate of Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM). BUSM is highly ranked and is a recognized leader in groundbreaking medical research.

The section of colon and rectal surgery prides itself on delivering world class treatment of benign and malignant colon, rectal and anal diseases. The section is led by Jason Hall MD, MPH and consists of two attending surgeons and a robust support staff.

The Section of Colon and Rectal Surgery seeks an American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery (ABCRS) board eligible/board certified colon and rectal surgeon with an interest in minimally invasive, open and anorectal colorectal surgery. Qualified candidates should have an active research interest and a passion for resident education.

We ask that candidates who wish to be considered send a CV and cover letter describing the experiences that qualify them for our position. Please send all materials directly to: David McAneny, MD, Vice Chair, Department of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine via email to David.McAneny@bmc.org. Please include “Colon and Rectal Surgery Position” in the subject line.

Boston University and Boston Medical Center are equal opportunity employers, committed to their common mission of improving the health of Boston’s residents while adhering to the highest standards of academic medicine.

BMC and BUSM are affirmative action/equal employment employers.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

David McAneny, MD, FACS, Promoted to Professor of Surgery

July 27th, 2016

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Department of Surgery Welcomes New Chief of Colon & Rectal Surgery

April 1st, 2016

Hall_Jason-MDJason F. Hall, MD, MPH, FACS, FASCRS
Section Chief, Colon & Rectal Surgery, Boston Medical Center
Co-Director, Dempsey Center for Digestive Disorders, Boston Medical Center
Associate Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine

Dr. Jason Hall, MD, MPH, FACS, FASCRS, is a graduate of the College of the Holy Cross (cum laude). He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School as well as a Master of Public Health from the Harvard School of Public Health. Dr. Hall completed his residency in General Surgery at the Massachusetts General Hospital and served as the Churchill Assistant in Surgery (Super-Chief Resident). He completed a fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center.

Dr. Hall is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery. He has received a traveling fellowship from the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery. Dr. Hall has an active research career and he holds leadership positions in a number of national and regional societies.

Dr. Hall’s clinical interests include: Colorectal cancer; Laparoscopic surgery; Robotic surgery; Minimally invasive surgery; Crohn’s disease; Ulcerative colitis; Diverticulitis; Complex abdominal wall reconstruction; Anorectal conditions and surgery; and Sphincter sparing surgery

Incoming General Surgery Interns for AY 16-17

March 18th, 2016

Derek Chicarilli, MD – GS Preliminary
St. George’s University School of Medicine

Alaina Geary, MD – GS Categorical
Tufts University School of Medicine

Jeremiah Knapp, MD – GS Preliminary
Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine

Scott Levin, MD – GS Categorical
The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Andrea Madiedo, MD – GS Categorical
University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine

Benjamin Nelson, MD – GS Categorical
Boston University School of Medicine

Jacob Nudel, MD – GS Categorical
Harvard Medical School

Tyler Robinson, MD – GS Preliminary
Boston University School of Medicine

Garret Winkler, MD – GS Preliminary
The University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio

Department of Surgery Faculty Among Boston’s “Top Docs” 2015

December 1st, 2015

Boston Magazine’s 2015 “Top Docs” issue recognizes nine Boston University School of Medicine Department of Surgery faculty members. Congratulations to the following providers for being recognized as “tops” in their respective fields:

Peter Burke, MD (Surgery)

Gerard Doherty, MD (Surgery)

Alik Farber, MD (Vascular Surgery)

Hiran Fernando, MBBS, FRCS (Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery)

Donald Hess Jr., MD (Surgery)

Russell Jennings, MD (Pediatric Surgery)

Maureen Kavanah, MD (Surgery)

Harold Lazar, MD (Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery)

David McAneny, MD (Surgery)

 

Department of Surgery 2015 Annual Report

October 15th, 2015

The Department of Surgery is proud to bring you our 2015 Annual Report. Please click on the image below to view the report.

 

Annual Report 2015

 

 

Welcoming New Faculty: Wei Tseng, DPM

September 11th, 2015

Tseng_Wei-2-5x3-5Wei Tseng, DPM
Division of Podiatry Surgery, Boston Medical Center
Instructor of Surgery,
Boston University School of Medicine

Dr. Tseng received her doctorate of podiatric medicine from the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine and completed her residency at Boston Medical Center.

Her research and clinical interests include, diabetic limb salvage, reconstructive foot surgery and lower extremity pathology.

Department of Surgery seeking a new attending and surgery faculty member in the Division of Thoracic Surgery

August 14th, 2015

Boston Medical Center (BMC) and Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) Department of Surgery seeking a new attending and surgery faculty member in the Division of Thoracic Surgery.

BMC is a 496-bed academic medical center located in Boston’s historic South End. BMC provides a full range of pediatric and adult care services, from primary care and family medicine to advanced specialty care. Emphasizing community-based care, BMC is committed to providing consistently excellent and accessible health services to all—and is the largest safety-net hospital in New England.

BMC is the principal teaching affiliate of Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM). BUSM is highly ranked and committed to urban and international health and has recognized leader in groundbreaking medical research.

Providing comprehensive, expert care for patients with diseases of the lung, chest or esophagus, the Division of Thoracic Surgery leads both the Center for Minimally Invasive Esophageal Therapies and the Center for Thoracic Oncology at BMC. Areas of expertise include the full spectrum of non-cardiac thoracic surgery practice, including benign and malignant esophageal diseases; lung cancer, mediastinal and pleural disease using minimally invasive approaches such as VATS, robotic and endoscopic techniques.

We ask that candidates who wish to be considered send a CV and cover letter describing the experiences that qualify them for our position. The successful candidate will be ABTS board eligible or certified in Thoracic Surgery. Please send all materials directly to: Gerard Doherty, MD, Utley Professor and Chair of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine and Surgeon-in-Chief, Boston Medical Center via email to dohertyg@bu.edu. Please include “Thoracic Surgery Position” in the subject line.

Boston University and Boston Medical Center are equal opportunity employers, committed to their common mission of improving the health of Boston’s residents while adhering to the highest standards of academic medicine.

BMC and BUSM are affirmative action/equal employment employers.
Women and minorities are encourage to apply.