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Tomer Avraham, MD

Assistant Professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Research Interests

Breast Implantation; Mammaplasty; Microsurgery; Transplantation, Autologous

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Ramesh Batra, MBBS, MRCS

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Transplant)

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Bishwajit Bhattacharya, MD, FACS

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Trauma)

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Tobias Carling, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Surgery (Endocrine Surgery)

Section Chief

Director, Yale Endocrine Neoplasia Laboratory

Director, Endocrine Surgery Fellowship

Director, Endocrine Cancer. The Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven Hospital Systems

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Charles H Cha, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery (Oncology and Gastrointestinal)

Research Interests

Colorectal Surgery; Esophageal Neoplasms; Gastroenterology; Liver Neoplasms; Medical Oncology

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John P Geibel, DSc, MD, AGAF

Professor of Surgery (Gastrointestinal) and of Cellular And Molecular Physiology

Vice Chair, Surgery

Director, Surgical Research

American Gastroenterological Association Fellow

Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine

Research Interests

Diarrhea; Electrophysiology; Gastric Acid; Gastroenterology; Physiology

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Dani Haakinson, MD

Assistant Professor

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Henry C. Hsia, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery (Plastic)

Founding Director, Yale Regenerative Wound Healing Center

Research Interests

Tissue Engineering; Wound Healing

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Natalia Issaeva, PhD

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology)

Assistant Professor, Division of Otolaryngology, Surgery Department

Research Interests

DNA Repair; DNA Replication; Genes, Tumor Suppressor; Head and Neck Neoplasms; Human papillomavirus 11; Oncogenes; Otolaryngology; Tumor Suppressor Protein p53

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Benjamin L. Judson, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology)

Associate Residency Program Director, Otolaryngology

Medical Director, Ambulatory Clinics, Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven

Research Interests

Neoplasms; Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases

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Mohsen Karimi, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Cardiac Surgery)

Interim Chief, Pediatric Cardiac Surgery

Interim Chief of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, Northeast Pediatric Specialties, Inc. Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital & Connecticut Children's Medical Center

Research Interests

Cardiac Surgical Procedures; Cardiovascular Surgical Procedures; Pediatrics; Thoracic Surgical Procedures

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Sanjay Kulkarni, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery (Transplant) and of Medicine (Nephrology)

Medical Director, Center for Living Organ Donors

Scientific Director, Yale Transplant Research Unit

Surgical Director, Kidney Transplant Program

UNOS Primary Living Donor Surgeon

Research Interests

Delivery of Health Care; Kidney; Kidney Failure, Chronic; Liver; Living Donors; Nephrology; Risk; Transplantation

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