Faculty & StaffNicholas Morrissey, MD
Nicholas Morrissey, MD
In addition to being the author of over 35 medical journal articles, textbook chapters and editorials on vascular disease, Dr. Morrissey is a member of the editorial boards of three prestigious medical journals, the Journal of Vascular Surgery, Journal of Endovascular Therapy and the Annals of Vascular Surgery. Dr. Morrissey is on the Program Committee for the 2007 annual meeting of The Society of Vascular Surgery and served as Program Committee Chair of the 2006 Annual Meeting of the Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society. He has presented his original research at the Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery, the Midwestern Vascular Surgical Society, the Society for Vascular Surgery and the New England Society for Vascular Surgery. In addition, Dr. Morrissey has presented at the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics Conference and the Global Endovascular Complications Conference for the past four years. Dr. Morrissey is the Director of Clinical Trials for the Combined Division of Vascular Surgery of Columbia and Cornell.
Dr. Morrissey joined the Division of Vascular Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital in 2003 from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine Mount Sinai Medical Center where he was an Assistant Assistant Professor of Surgery. Dr. Morrissey earned his medical degree at the University of Rochester School of Medicine in 1992. He completed his general surgical residency at Strong Memorial Hospital University of Rochester and completed his fellowship in vascular surgery at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York. Dr. Morrissey is also a Lieutenant Colonel in the US Army Reserve Medical Corps and was on active duty during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Dr. Morrissey is experienced in the diagnosis and management of the full spectrum of arterial, venous and lymphatic diseases. In addition, he brings to the division additional expertise in "minimally invasive" procedures for vascular disease including endograft repair of aortic aneurysms, angioplasty and stenting, of the carotid, renal and mesenteric arteries as well as angioplasty and stenting of the arteries in the legs to treat peripheral vascular disease.
Dr. Morrissey received his ACLS Certification in 2012 from the ACLS Certification Institute.