Eleanor C. Fung MD

Eleanor Fung

Eleanor C. Fung
MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery

Department of Surgery

Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences


Specialty/Research Focus

Gastrointestinal Surgery; Minimally Invasive Surgery; Surgery; Surgery - Laparoscopic

Contact Information
1150 Youngs Road
Suite 108
Williamsville, NY 14221
Phone: 716-898-5186
Fax: 716-898-3194
ecfung@buffalo.edu


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Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, Flexible Endoscopy and Advanced Gastrointestinal Surgery, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (2016)
  • Residency, General Surgery, University of Toronto (2015)
  • MD, Medicine, University of Toronto (2010)
  • BS, Genetics and Zoology, University of Toronto (2006)

Employment:

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Surgery, University at Buffalo (2017-present)
  • General Surgeon, Surgery, Trillium Health Partners, Canada (2016–2017)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, The Ohio State University (2015–2016)

Awards and Honors:

  • Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute Summer Research Scholarship (2007)
  • Trinity College Scholar (2006)
  • T-Holder Gold Academic Excellence Award for excellence in academics & varsity athletics (2006)
  • Dean’s List Scholar in the Faculty of Arts and Science (2006)
  • Trinity College Chancellor’s Scholarship (2005)
  • Canadian Millennium Excellence Scholarship (2004)
  • Trinity College Drew Thompson Scholarship (2004)
  • Mount Sinai Hospital Volunteer Service Award (2004)
  • St. Michael’s Hospital Summer Student Research Scholarship (2004)

Research Expertise:

  • Minimally Invasive Surgery and Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy

Journal Articles:

  • Fung, E, Strosberg, D, Jones, EL, Dettorre, R, Suzo, A, Meara, MP, Narula, VK and Hazey, JW. Incidence of Metastases to the Abdominal Wall Following Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy Placement in Patients with Head and Neck Cancer. Surgical Endoscopy. 2017; 31(9).
  • Beres, A, Baird, RJ, Fung, E, Hsieh, H, Khalil, MA and Gerstle, T. Comparative outcome analysis of the management of pediatric intussusception with and without surgical consultation or admission.. Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 2014; 49(5).
  • Bhella, S, Fung, E, Harrison, J, Ing, B, Selby, D and Larsen, E. Genetics of Pigmentation in Porcellio scaber Latreille, 1804 (Isopoda, Oniscidea). Crustaceana. 2008; 79(8).

Books and Book Chapters:

  • Fung, E, Ho, E and Lee, J.. Nephrology. 2010.
  • Fung, E and Perry, KA. Follow-Up and Surveillance..

Abstracts:

  • Fung, E, Hazey, JW, Abdel-Misih, S and Perry, KA.. Endoscopic Submucosal Resection of a Gastric Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor. Surgical Endoscopy. 2017; 31.
  • Fung, E, Hazey, JW and Perry, KA. Per-Oral Endoscopic Myotomy for Refractory Dysphagia After Heller Myotomy. Surgical Endoscopy. 2016; 30.
  • Fung, E, Li, C, Sood, M, Ding, M, Eremina, V and Quaggin, SE. Dissecting the Role of HIV-Tat in HIVAN. Journal of American Society of Nephrology. 2006; 17.

Evaluative Studies and Case Reports:

  • Zayan, NE, Wetzel, TD, Fung, E and Zevin, B.. Chylous Ascites in the Setting of Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: Case Report and Review of the Literature. Clinics in Surgery. 2016; 1(1).

Professional Memberships:

  • Zollinger Surgical Society (2016–present)
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (2015–present)
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons; Committee on Flexible Endoscopy (2017 - present), Committee on Resident and Fellow Teaching (2017 - present) (2015–present)
  • Canadian Medical Association (2010–present)
  • Ontario Medical Association (2010–present)
  • Canadian Association of General Surgeons (2010–present)
  • Ontario Association of General Surgeons (2010–present)
  • American College of Surgery; Associate Fellow (2010–present)

Presentations:

  • "Endoscopic Submucosal Resection of a Gastric Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor." SAGES Annual Meeting, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (2017)
  • "Incidence of Metastases to the Abdominal Wall Following Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy Placement in Patients with Head and Neck Cancer" SAGES Annual Meeting, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (2016)
  • "Per-Oral Endoscopic Myotomy for Refractory Dysphagia After Heller Myotomy" SAGES Annual Meeting, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (2016)
  • "Laparoscopic Treatment of Achalasia" Evolving Strategies in Minimally Invasive Surgery, The Ohio State University (2016)
  • "Women in Surgery" The Ohio State University Women in Surgery Conference (2015)
  • "Dissecting the Role of HIV-Tat in HIVAN" American Society of Nephrology Renal Week, American Society of Nephrology (2006)

Service Activities:

  • University of Toronto General Surgery Post-Graduate Education Committee; Member (2013–2015)
  • University of Toronto General Surgery Residency Admissions Committee; Member (2012–2014)
  • University of Toronto Doctor of Medicine Admissions Committee; Member (2008–present)
  • University of Toronto Saturday Tutoring Program; Co-Director (2007–2008)

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Contact Information

1150 Youngs Road
Suite 108
Williamsville, NY 14221
Phone: 716-898-5186
Fax: 716-898-3194
ecfung@buffalo.edu

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