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Paul J. DiMuzio, MD, FACS

Contact Dr. DiMuzio

111 South 11th Street
Gibbon Building, Suite G6270
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-8304
(215) 923-0835 fax

Medical School

University of Pennsylvania - 1989

Residency

Thomas Jefferson University

Fellowship

University of California, San Francisco (Vascular Surgery)

Board Certification

Vascular Surgery
Surgery

Hospital Appointment

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Methodist Hospital

Clinical Expertise

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, including:

  • Carotid artery disease
  • Aneurysms of the thoracic and abdominal aorta
  • Peripheral vascular disease
  • Venous disease
  • Thoracic outlet syndrome

Research Expertise

  • Vascular tissue engineering
  • Adult stem cells

Selected Funded Grants

  1. NIH-NIDDK (RO1 DK55246-01)
    An implantable Near-IR glucose sensor
    PI:  J Joseph
    Role: Co-investigator
  2.  Pacific Vascular Research Foundation (Wylie Scholar)
    A Novel, tissue engineered vascular conduit
    PI:  P DiMuzio
  3. Cardiovascular Research Institute of Philadelphia
    A Novel, tissue engineered vascular conduit
    PI:  P DiMuzio
  4. NIH K08 Mentored Clinical Scientist Development Award
    A Tissue-engineering Vascular Graft
    PI:  P DiMuzio
  5. AHA Beginning Grant-in-Aid
    A Tissue-engineered Vascular Graft
    PI:  P DiMuzio
  6. IDD Industry Grant
    Inflammation and atherosclerosis
    PI:  P DiMuzio
  7. American Diabetes Foundation Innovator Award
    A tissue-engineered vascular graft
    PI:  P DiMuzio
  8. Cook Biotech
    Artificial artery: SIS/ASC
    PI:  DiMuzio
  9. NIH (1R01AR064286-01A1)
    Mechanism of skin-specific targeting of adult stem cells
    PI:  Igoucheva
    Role:  Co-I

Academic Awards

  • Jonathan E. Rhoads Orator, Philadelphia Academy of Surgery, 2009
  • Keynote Speaker, 1st Annual AOA Student Research Symposium, Thomas Jefferson University, 2008
  • IFATS 2008 Paper Competition, First Prize, 2008
    Deans Faculty Mentoring Award, Thomas Jefferson University, 2008
  • Top Doctors List, Philadelphia Magazine, 2008, 2011, 2012, 2013
  • William J. von Liebig Vascular Research Award, Lifeline Foundation, 2005
  • Deans Faculty Teaching Award, Thomas Jefferson University, 2005
  • Francis E. Rosato Teaching Award, Thomas Jefferson University, 2004
  • von Liebig Vascular Research Award, Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society, 2003
  • Wylie Scholar in Academic Vascular Surgery, Pacific Vascular Research Foundation, 2003-5
  • William B. Kerlin Research Award, Cardiovascular Institute of Philadelphia, 2003
  • Giracci Award for Outstanding Teaching, Thomas Jefferson University, 1995
  • Resident Research Day, First Prize, Thomas Jefferson University, 1994
  • Resident Research Competition, First Prize, Delaware Valley Vascular Society, 1993
  • Joseph A Collins Award, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1986
  • Benjamin Measey Scholar, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1986
  • I S Ravdin Surgery Award, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1989
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1988
  • NCAA Academic All-American (Wrestling), Johns Hopkins University, 1984, 1985
  • Robert H Scott Scholar Athlete Award, Johns Hopkins University, 1985
  • General Honors, Johns Hopkins University Graduation, 1985
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Johns Hopkins University, 1984

Professional Societies

American Surgical Association, elected member, 2016 Association of Program Directors in Vascular Surgery, 2008
Society of University Surgeons, 2006
National Kidney Foundation, 2004
American Association for Vascular Surgery, 2002
Eastern Vascular Surgery Society, 2001
Philadelphia Academy of Surgery, 2000
American College of Surgeons Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter, 2000
American College of Surgeons, Fellowship, 1999
Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society, 1999
Association for Surgical Education, 1999
Association for Academic Surgery, 1998
Delaware Valley Vascular Society, 1998
Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery, 1997
Alpha Omega Alpha, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1988
ODK National Leadership Society, Johns Hopkins University, 1984
Phi Beta Kappa, Johns Hopkins University, 1984

Professional Committees

  • Association for Academic Surgery: Institutional Representative, 2005-7; 
  • Informatics and Biotechnology Committee Member, 2006-8
  • American College of Surgeons: Pennsylvania District #5 Committee on Applications, 2000-7
  • American College of Surgeons Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter Young Surgeons Committee, Mock Oral Boards Co-Chairman, 2000-2002
  • Delaware Valley Vascular Society: Chairman, Local Arrangements Committee, 1999-2001; Chairman, Membership Committee, 2001-2002; Chairman, Program Committee, 2002-2004; President-Elect, 2004-5; President, 2005-6
  • Eastern Vascular Society: Membership Committee, 2010-
  • Society of University Surgeons: Institutional Representative, 2008-
  • Society of Vascular Surgery: Research and Education Committee, 2007-2010
  • Thomas Jefferson University: Resident Education Committee, 1998-2001; Clinical Performance Improvement Committee, 2006-7
  • Vascular Surgery Board of the American Board of Surgery: Vascular Surgery In-training Examination Item-Writer

Other Profession Review Boards

  • AAMC MedEdPORTAL Reviewer, 2006-
  • American Society for Artificial Internal Organs (ASAIO Journal): Reviewer-at-large, October, 2004-5; Editorial Board Member, 2005-
  • Annals of Vascular Surgery: Reviewer-at-large, 2007-
  • Annals of Surgery: Reviewer-at-large, 2008-
  • Biomaterials: Reviewer-at-large, 2005-
  • Circulation: Reviewer-at-large, 2009-
  • Journal of Surgical Research: Reviewer-at-large, 2005-; Editorial Board Member, 2006-2009
  • Journal of Vascular Surgery: Reviewer-at-large, 2007-; Editorial Board Member, 2009-
  • Stem Cells and Development: Reviewer-at-large, 2009-
  • Tissue Engineering: Reviewer-at-large, 2006-