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Post-Graduate Training in Vascular & Endovascular Surgery Vascular Surgery Residents & Fellows

Vascular Surgery Residents & Fellows

Trainees in NYU Grossman School of Medicine’s Integrated Vascular Surgery Residency and Vascular Surgery Fellowship bring a wide range of academic and personal experiences to our programs.

Fifth-Year Residents

Peter Patalano, MD
Hometown: Brooklyn and Westchester
Medical school: SUNY Downstate College of Medicine
Clinical interests: peripheral artery disease, carotid atherosclerosis, computational hemodynamics, oscillatory flow modeling, fluid-structure interaction and pretty much any other numerical approach to clinical problem-solving; I am also interested in increasing access to care for at-risk and underserved groups

Fourth-Year Residents

Chong Li, MD
Hometowns: Fort Lee, NJ; Henan China; Ehime Japan
Medical school: SUNY at Buffalo
Clinical interests: aortic reconstruction, complex endovascular repair, hybrid surgeries, carotid disease, surgical education, global disparities in vascular surgery including indications and outcomes

Clay Wiske, MD
Hometown: New Haven, CT
Medical school: Brown University
Clinical interests: device development, cost effectiveness, acute kidney injury, endovascular arteriovenous fistula creation, thoracic endovascular aortic repair

Second-Year Residents

Chukwuma Nwachukwu, MD
Hometown: Homer Glen, IL
Medical school: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Clinical interests: peripheral vascular disease, aortic disease, epidemiology, data science

Second-Year Fellows

Katherine Teter, MD
Hometown: Scottsdale, AZ
Medical school: Northwestern University
Clinical interests: patient safety and quality improvement, clinical outcomes research

First-Year Residents

Jason Zhang, MD
Hometown: Canton, MI
Medical school: University of Pennsylvania
Clinical interests: clinical outcomes research, limb salvage, complex endovascular aortic surgery, trauma

First-Year Fellows

Furqan Muqri, MD
Hometown: Irvine, CA
Medical school: UT Southwestern Medical School
Clinical interests: PAD/CLI, limb salvage, carotid disease, dialysis access, venous disease