Paul J. DiMuzio, MD, MBA, FACS

William M. Measey Professor of Surgery
Director, Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Co-Director, Jefferson Vascular Center

Paul Dimuzio

Contact

111 South 11th Street
Gibbon Building, Suite 6210
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Email Paul J. DiMuzio

215-955-8304
215-503-4983 fax

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Paul J. DiMuzio, MD, MBA, FACS

William M. Measey Professor of Surgery
Director, Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Co-Director, Jefferson Vascular Center

Education

Medical School

University of Pennsylvania

Residency

Thomas Jefferson University

Fellowship

University of California, San Francisco (Vascular Surgery)

Publications

Board Certification

Vascular Surgery
Surgery

Hospital Appointment

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Jefferson Methodist Hospital

Academic Awards

  • Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2008
  • SKMC Outstanding Clinician Award 2017
  • 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
  • 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

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

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-