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Maciej                         Dryjski

Maciej L. Dryjski MD, PhD

Department of Surgery

Professor of Surgery, Vice-Chair for Faculty Development, Medical Director for Vascular/Endovascular Surgery, Kaleida Health

Specialty/Research Focus

Surgery - Endovascular; Surgery - Vascular


Education and Training:
  • MD, Medical Academy Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
  • PhD, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Fellowship, Sodersjukhuset, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Internship, Nacka Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Residency, Karolinska Institute and Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Residency, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia
  • Fellowship, University of South Florida, Tampa

Journal Articles:
  • Dosluoglu HH, Cherr G, Harris LM, Dryjski ML. Rheolytic Thrombectomy, Angioplasty and Selective Stenting for Subacute, Isolated Popliteal Artery Occlusions.. Journal of Vascular Surgery. 2007; 46.
  • Dryjski ML, O'Brien-Irr M. Letter in reply to commentary on refereed article No. 43.. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2004; 198.
  • Balloon angioplasty for arteriovenous graft stenosis.. J Endovasc Ther. 2001; 8(2).
  • Isolated iliac artery aneurysms in patients with or without previous abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.. Am J Surg. 1999; 178(2).
  • d'audiffret A, Pillai L, Dryjski M. Paradoxical emboli: the relationship between patent foramen ovale, deep vein thrombosis and ischaemic stroke.. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 1999; 17(6).
  • d'Audiffret A, Soloway P, Saadeh R, Carty C, Bush P, Ricotta JJ, Dryjski M. Endothelial dysfunction following thrombolysis in vitro.. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 1998; 16(6).
  • d'Audiffret A, Shenoy SS, Ricotta JJ, Dryjski M. The role of thrombolytic therapy in the management of paradoxical embolism.. Cardiovasc Surg. 1998; 6(3).
  • Carty CS, Huribal M, Marsan BU, Ricotta JJ, Dryjski M. Nicotine and its metabolite cotinine are mitogenic for human vascular smooth muscle cells.. J Vasc Surg. 1997; 25(4).
  • Swedenborg J, Bengtsson L, Clyne N, Dryjski M, Gillis C, Rosfors S, Haegerstrand A. In vitro endothelialisation of arteriovenous loop grafts for haemodialysis.. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 1997; 13(3).
  • Carty CS, Soloway PD, Kayastha S, Bauer J, Marsan B, Ricotta JJ, Dryjski M. Nicotine and cotinine stimulate secretion of basic fibroblast growth factor and affect expression of matrix metalloproteinases in cultured human smooth muscle cells.. J Vasc Surg. 1996; 24(6).
  • Dryjski M, Dryjski H. Heparin induced thrombocytopenia.. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 1996; 11(3).
  • Thyberg J, Blomgren K, Hedin U, Dryjski M. Phenotypic modulation of smooth muscle cells during the formation of neointimal thickenings in the rat carotid artery after balloon injury: an electron-microscopic and stereological study.. Cell Tissue Res. 1995; 281(3).
  • Swedenborg J, Dryjski M, Ohlsén H. [Transfemoral treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysm. A new way to carry on vascular surgery]. Lakartidningen. 1994; 91(42).
  • Dryjski M, Driscoll JL, Blair RC, McGurrin MA, Dagher FJ, Ceraolo MJ, Blackshear WM. The small abdominal aortic aneurysm: the eternal dilemma.. J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 1994; 35(2).
  • Hedin U, Frebelius S, Sanchez J, Dryjski M, Swedenborg J. Antithrombin III inhibits thrombin-induced proliferation in human arterial smooth muscle cells.. Arterioscler Thromb. 1994; 14(2).
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Books and Book Chapters:
  • Dryjski ML. Subintimal angioplasty.. 2007.
  • Dryjski M, Castilone AM, Huribal M, Herman TS, Ricotta JJ. Heparin associated antibodies (HAAb) do not predict heparin induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) in hemodialysis patients.. Polish Journal of Surgery 2000. ; 72.
  • Carty C, Soloway P, Hd’Audiffret A, Ricotta JJ, *Dryjski M. The effects of endothelin on mRNA expression of matrix metalloproteinases in human smooth muscle cells, microvessel and large vessel endothelial cells.. Nat Med Assoc, Surgical Section J. 1999. ; 14.
Evaluative Studies and Case Reports:
  • Dryjski M, O'Brien-Irr MS, Harris LM, Hassett J, Janicke D. Evaluation of a screening protocol to exclude the diagnosis of deep venous thrombosis among emergency department patients.. J Vasc Surg. 2001; 34(6).

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Buffalo General Medical Center
100 High Street B-7
Department of Surgery
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: (716) 859-4223
Fax: (716) 859-4222

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