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Danielle Bajakian, MD, FACS

Positions and Appointments

2010-present  Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY
2010-present  Director, Critical Limb Ischemia Program
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY

Clinical Specialties

Endovascular techniques for treating peripheral arterial disease
Aortic aneurysms
Carotid artery disease
Lower extremity venous insufficiency
Minimally invasive vein treatment of leg ulcers
Vein work

Research Interests

Novel techniques for restoring circulation to the ischemic limb including angioplasty, atherectomy, and stent placement

Education and Training

2002-2003  Fellowship, Vascular Surgery
New York University Medical Center, New York, NY
2003  Endovascular Surgery Mini-Fellowship
the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
1996-2001  Residency, General Surgery
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY
1992-1996  MD
SUNY Downstate College of Medicine, Brooklyn, NY
1987-1991  BA
Columbia College, Columbia University, New York, NY

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery, General Surgery
American Board of Surgery, Vascular Surgery
New York State Medical License

Professional Experience

2004-2010  Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
2001-2004  Clinical Instructor, Department of Surgery
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY

Professional Societies and Committees

Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Society for Vascular Surgery
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
New York Vascular Society

Selected Publications

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Selected Publications

Shah AD, Bajakian D, Olin JW, Lookstein RA. Power-pulse spray thrombectomy for treatment of Paget-Schroetter syndrome. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2007 May;188(5):1215-7.

Maldonado TS, Moreno R, Gagne PJ, Adelman MA, Nalbandian MM, Bajakian D, Jacobowitz GR, Lamparello PJ, Riles TS, Rockman CB. Successful management of carotid stenosis in a high-risk population at an inner-city hospital. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2004 Nov-Dec; 38(6):511-7.

Rockman C, Bajakian D, Jacobowitz G, Maldonado T, Nalbandian M, Greenwald U, Adelman M, Gagne P, Lamparello P, Riles T. The Impact of Carotid Artery Angioplasty and Stenting on the Management of Recurrent Carotid Artery Stenosis, Annals of Vascular Surgery, 2004 Mar; 18(2):151-7.

Maldonado TS, Rosen RJ, Rockman CB, Adelman, MA, Bajakian D, Jacobowitz GR, Riles TS, Lamparello PJ. Initial Successful Management of Type I Endoleaks following Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair using n-Butyl Cyanoacrylate Adhesive, Journal of Vascular Surgery, 38(4); Oct 2003: pp. 664-670.

Bajakian D and Steinhagen R. Large Bowel Obstruction: a staged approach, Seminars in Colon and Rectal Surgery, 12(3), 2001.

Riles, T and Bajakian D Carotid Stenting in the Management of Recurrent Carotid artery Stenosis, Association for International Vascular Surgeons Snowmass, CO March 2004.

Gagne P, Silberstein M, Li X, Bajakian D, Brooks P. Hindlimb Ischemia induces increased Type I Collagenase Levels and cryptic collagen IV epitope exposure, Lifeline Research Forum, SVS/AAVS, Chicago 2003.

Silberstein M, Bajakian D, Brooks P, Gagne P. Cryptic Collagen IV Sites in Ischemic Limbs Is Associated with Limb Revascularization. American College of Surgeons, Chicago 2003.

Bajakian D, Rockman C, Jacobowitz G, Nalbandian M, Greenwald U, Adelman M, Gagne P, Lamparello P, Riles T. The Impact of Carotid Artery Angioplasty and Stenting on the Management of Recurrent Carotid Artery Stenosis, Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society, Chicago, 2003.

Bajakian D, Heimman T. Outcome of Coloanal Anastomosis for Rectal Tumors. Poster, New York Colorectal Society Resident Presentation, February, 2000.

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