Dr. Vivian Gahtan MD Surgeon
Dr. Vivian Gahtan is a surgeon in Syracuse, New York. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Oswego Hospital and Syracuse Veterans Affairs Medical Center. She received her medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and has been in practice for 21 years. She is one of 4 doctors at Oswego Hospital and one of 15 at Syracuse Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Surgeon: General Surgery
Education & Medical Training
Tampa General Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1987 - 1992
University of South Florida
Fellowship, Vascular Surgery, 1992 - 1994
George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Class of 1987
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery
American Board of Surgery
Certified in Vascular Surgery
NY State Medical License
Active through 2013
Publications & Presentations
Deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism in bilateral lower-extremity amputee patients.
Zickler, R. W., Gahtan, V., Matsumoto, T., Kerstein, M. D.
Thrombospondin-1 induces activation of focal adhesion kinase in vascular smooth muscle cells.
Gahtan, V., Wang, X. J., Ikeda, M., Willis, A. I., Tuszynski, G. P., Sumpio, B. E.
Determination of carotid plaque risk by ultrasonic tissue characterization.
Lee, D. J., Sigel, B., Swami, V. K., Justin, J. R., Gahtan, V., O'Brien, S. P., Dwyer-Joyce, L., Feleppa, E. J., Roberts, A. B., Berkowitz, H. D.
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750 E Adams St
Syracuse, NY 13210
Phone: (315) 464-1800
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