Dr. Kara C Kort MD Surgeon

Dr. Kara Kort is a surgeon in Syracuse, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Crouse Hospital and Syracuse Veterans Affairs Medical Center. She received her medical degree from State University of New York Upstate Medical University and has been in practice for 22 years. She is one of 32 doctors at Crouse Hospital and one of 17 at Syracuse Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

SUNY Upstate Medical University
Residency, General Surgery, 1992–1999

State University of New York Upstate Medical University
Class of 1992

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Reparative change with extensive squamous metaplasia: a potential diagnostic pitfall on thyroid aspiration.
Leung, A.H., Kort, K.C., Khurana, K.K.

Resident perceptions of the impact of work-hour restrictions on health care delivery and surgical education: time for transformational change.
Kort, K.C., Pavone, L.A., Jensen, E., Haque, E., Newman, N., Kittur, D.

DNA sequence analysis and restriction fragment length polymorphisms of the P1 gene of Haemophilus influenzae biogroup aegyptius associated with Brazilian purpuric fever.
Reed, R. B., Frost, J. B., Kort, K., Myers, S. D., Lesse, A. J.

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