Physician’s Profile

Gary Tannenbaum, MD, RVT, FACS

Chief of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital
Affiliations: 
NewYork-Presbyterian/Hudson Valley Hospital
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital
Board Certificates: 
Vascular Surgery
General Surgery
Expertise: 
Cosmetic Sclerotherapy of Legs
Lower Extremity Arterial Disease
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Surgery
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm Surgery
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dialysis Access Surgery
Honors: 
Blakemore Prize for Research for Surgical Resident Research, June 1989
Blakemore Award for Surgical Resident Research, June 1987
Magna Cum Laude - Dartmouth College, June 1979
New York Arthritis Foundation Summer Research Fellowship, 1978
About: 

Vascular surgeon Gary Tannenbaum, MD, RVT, FACS, is proficient in both open and endovascular techniques. In his practice at Lawrence Hospital, he will provide the full range of procedures for carotid artery disease, aortic aneurysm, lower arterial disease, dialysis access, and cosmetic vascular procedures. His most recent research involves drug therapies for lower extremity vascular disease. He completed his medical, residency and research fellowship training at Columbia. 

Publications: 
Holzenbein TJ, Miller A, Tannenbaum GA, Contreras MA, Lavin P, Gibbons GW, Campbell DR, Freeman DV, Pomposelli FB, LoGerfo FW. Role of angioscopy in reoperation for the failing or failed infrainguinal vein bypass graft. Ann Vasc Surg 1994; 8:74-91.
Tannenbaum GA, Weissman C, Mathews D. Pulse contour analysis derived cardiac output determinations: Comparision with thermodilution in the ICU setting. J Clin Anesth 1993; 5:471-478.
Marcaccio EJ, Miller A, Tannenbaum GA, Lavin P, Gibbons GW, Pomposelli FB, Freeman DV, Campbell DR, LoGerfo FW. Angioscopically directed interventions improve arm vein bypass grafts. J Vasc Surg 1993; 17:994-1004.
Miller A, Marcaccio EJ, Tannenbaum GA, Kwolek CJ, Stonebridge PA, Lavin PT, Gibbons GW, Pomposelli FB, Freeman DV, Campbell DR, LoGerfo FW. Comparision of angioscopy and angiography for monitoring infrainguinal bypass vein grafts: Results of a prospective randomized trial. J Vasc Surg 1993; 17:382-98.
Phaneuf MD, Ozaki CK, Bide MJ, Quist WC, Alessi JM, Tannenbaum GA, LoGerfo FW. Application of the quinolone antibiotic ciprofloxacin to Dacron utilizing textile dyeing technology. J Biomed Mater Res 1993; 27:233-37.
Tannenbaum GA, Pomposelli FB, Marcaccio EJ, Gibbons GW, Campbell DR, Freeman DV, Miller A, LoGerfo FW. Safety of vein bypass grafting to the dorsalis pedis artery in diabetic patients with foot infections. J Vasc Surg 1992; 15:983-90.
Kwolek CJ, Pomposelli FB, Tannenbaum GA, Brophy CM, Gibbons GW, Campbell DR, Freeman DV, Miller A, LoGerfo FW. Peripheral vascular bypass in juvenile-onset diabetes mellitus: Are aggressive revascularization attempts justified? J Vasc Surg 1992; 15:394-401.
Kwolek CJ, Miller A, Stonebridge PA, Lavin P, Lewis KP, Tannenbaum GA, Gibbons GW, Pomposelli FB, Freeman DV, Campbell DR, LoGerfo FW. Safety of saline irrigation for angioscopy: Results of a prospective randomized trial. Ann Vasc Surg 1992; 6:62-68.
Tannenbaum GA, Weissman C. Pathophysiology and management of septic shock. Anesth Report 1990; 2:396-406.
Pepino P, Chabot JA, Tannenbaum GA, Oluwole S, Fawwaz R, Reemtsma K, Hardy MA. Effect of carbodiimide donor-specific blood transfusion on cardiac allografts in rats. Transplantation 1988; 45:669-670.
Benvenisty AI, Tannenbaum GA, Ahlborn TN, Fox CL, Modak S, Sampath L, Reemtsma K, Nowygrod R. Control of prosthetic bacterial infection: Evaluation of an easily incorporated, tightly bound silver antibiotic PTFE graft. J Surg Res 1988; 44:1-7.
Tannenbaum GA, Ahlborn TN, Benvenisty AI, Reemstma K, Nowygrod R. High density seeding of cultured endothelial cells leads to rapid coverage of PTFE grafts. Current Surg 1987; 44:318-321.
Benvenisty AI, Tannenbaum GA, Cohen DJ, Appel G, Hardy MA. Use of antithymocyte globulin and cyclosporine to treat steroid-resistant rejection episodes in renal transplant recipients. Transplant Proc 1987; 19:1889-1891.
Tannenbaum GA, Forde KA. Radiation enteritis and colitis: General considerations in medical and surgical management. Surgical Rounds 1986; May:42-56.
Hardy MA, Chabot J, Tannenbaum G, Lau HT. Immunomodulation by ultraviolet irradiation. Prog Clin Biol Res 1986; 224:119-38.
Tannenbaum GA, LoGerfo FW. Renovascular Hypertension. In: "Surgical Decision Making." 3rd Ed. Norton LW, Steele G Jr, Eiseman B, (Eds.) WB Saunders:Philadelphia, 1992, 230-31.
Tannenbaum G, Bixon R, Chabot J, Benvenisty AI, Hardy MA. Angioplasty versus segmental replacement in angio-access revision. In: "Vascular Access for Hemodialysis-II." Sommer BG, Henry ML, (Eds.), Precept Press: 1991; 85-95.
Hardy MA, Chabot J, Tannenbaum G, Benvenisty AI. Graft acceptance: Modification of immunogenicity of the donor or the donor organ with or without host immunosuppression. In: "Small-Bowel Transplantation. Experimental and Clinical Fundamentals." Deltz E, Thiede A, Hamelmann H (Eds.), Springer-Verlag:Berlin, 1986; 135-152.
Tannenbaum G, Benvenisty AI, Chabot J, Hardy MA. Stoma or no stoma in intestinal transplantation. In: "Small-Bowel Transplantation. Experimental and Clinical Fundamentals." Deltz E, Thiede A, Hamelmann H (Eds.), Springer-Verlag:Berlin 1986; 182-191.
Miller A, Marcaccio EJ, Tannenbaum G, Kwolek C, Stonebridge P, Lavin P, Gibbons GW, Campbell DR, Pomposelli FB, Freeman DV, LoGerfo FW. Comparison of angioscopy and angiography for monitoring of infrainguinal bypass grafts: Results of a prospective randomized trial. J Vasc Surg 1992; 15:1078.
Tannenbaum GA, Miller A, Marcaccio EJ, Agelakas JA, Gibbons GW, Campbell DR, Pomposelli FB, Freeman DV, LoGerfo FW. Does angioscopy have a role in reoperation for failing or failed infrainguinal bypass graft? J Vasc Surg 1991; 14:430.
Tannenbaum GA, Pomposelli FB, Marcaccio EJ, Gibbons GW, Campbell DR, Freeman DV, Miller A, LoGerfo FW. Vein bypass grafting to the dorsalis pedis artery in diabetic patients with foot infections. Is it safe? J Vasc Surg 1991; 14:429-430.
Kwolek CJ, Pomposelli FB, Tannenbaum GA, Brophy CM, Gibbons GW, Campbell DR, Freeman DV, Miller A, LoGerfo FW. Peripheral vascular bypass in juvenile onset diabetes mellitus: Are aggressive revascularization attempts justified? J Vasc Surg 1991; 13:914-15.
Tannenbaum GA, Weissman C, Mathews D. Pulse contour analysis derived cardiac output determinations: Comparision with thermodilution in the ICU setting. Anesthesiology 73: A422 1990.