John Tomasula, MD

John Tomasula

Highlights

  • Board-certified surgeon with over 30 years of experience
  • Has directed kidney transplant programs in New York City
  • Former professor at several New York medical schools

Experience

John Tomasula, MD, is a board-certified surgeon with over 30 years of experience in vascular surgery and kidney transplantation including vein surgery, vascular access for hemodialysis, and general surgery. He has participated in many phase-3 institutional studies, has held professorships at prestigious New York medical schools, and served on the board of organ procurement agencies.

Dr. Tomasula has also published in the fields of vascular surgery and transplantation, and has directed kidney transplant programs in New York City with excellent success.

Education

Dr. Tomasula attended the New York University School of Medicine. He completed a surgical residency at the State University of New York at Downstate followed by a fellowship in Transplantation at the same institution.

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