Dr. Russell E Carlson MD

Dr. Russell Carlson is a vascular surgery doctor in Cheektowaga, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Kenmore Mercy Hospital and Sisters of Charity Hospital of Buffalo. He received his medical degree from Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine and has been in practice for 29 years. He is one of 2 doctors at Kenmore Mercy Hospital and one of 6 at Sisters of Charity Hospital of Buffalo who specialize in Vascular Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Vascular Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, General Surgery, 1985–1986

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, General Surgery, 1988–1992

New York University School of Medicine
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1992–1994

Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Drug-eluting stents vs. coronary-artery bypass grafting in multivessel coronary disease.
Hannan, E.L., Wu, C., Walford, G., Culliford, A.T., Gold, J.P., Smith, C.R., Higgins, R.D., Carlson, R.E., Jones, R.H.

Off-pump versus on-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery: differences in short-term outcomes and in long-term mortality and need for subsequent revascularization.
Hannan, E.L., Wu, C., Smith, C.R., Higgins, R.D., Carlson, R.E., Culliford, A.T., Gold, J.P., Jones, R.H.

Risk stratification of in-hospital mortality for coronary artery bypass graft surgery.
Hannan, E.L., Wu, C., Bennett, E.V., Carlson, R.E., Culliford, A.T., Gold, J.P., Higgins, R.D., Isom, O.W., Smith, C.R., Jones, R.H.


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