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Linda                          Harris

Linda M. Harris MD

Department of Surgery

Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery, Program Director Vascular Surgery, Professor of Surgery

Specialty/Research Focus

Surgery; Surgery - Endovascular; Surgery - Vascular


Education and Training:
  • Fellowship, State University of New York at Buffalo (1995)
  • Residency, General Surgery, State University of New York at Buffalo (1993)
  • Internship, General Surgery, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor (1989)
  • MD, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine (1987)
  • BS, Kent State University (1987)
  • Associate Professor, Surgery, SUNY @ Buffalo (2008-present)
  • Assistant Professor, Surgery, State University of New York at Buffalo (1996-present)

Research Expertise:
  • Aneurysms
  • cerebrovascular disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Venous Disease

Journal Articles:
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Books and Book Chapters:
  • Harris LM, Dosluoglu HH. Distal Revascularization Interval Ligation (DRIL) Procedure.. 2011.
  • Harris LM. The Modified Biograft. 2010.
  • Harris LM, Dosluoglu HH. Nonthrombotic Complications of Arteriovenous Access for Hemodialysis.. 2010.
  • Harris L, Ricotta JJ. Peripheral Arterial Embolus.. 1995.
  • Harris LM, Blochle R. Inferior Vena Cava filters...
  • Guarino R. Cardiac Sarcoidosis: A Case Report and New Approach to Treatment.. Cardiovascular Surgery. 1994; 2(3).
  • Dryjski M, O’Brien-Irr M, Shah R, Harris L, and Hassett J. Hospital Costs for Endovascular and Open Repair of AAA.. Journal of Vascular Surgery, Submitted for publication..
  • Harris LM*, Hordines J. Major Vascular Injuries in the Pediatric Population.. Annals of Vascular Surgery. Submitted for publication..
  • Dryjski M, O’Brien-Irr M, Harris LM, Janicke D, Hassett J. Evaluation of a Screening Protocol to Exclude DVT Among ER Patients. Journal of Vascular Surgery 2001. ; 34.
  • Ricotta JJ, Harris LM. Current Status of Cryopreserved Saphenous Vein Homografts.. Perspectives in Vascular Surgery 1999. ; 12.
  • Curl GR, Booth FV, Hassett JM, Leney G, Ricotta JJ. Screening for Asymptomatic DVT in SICU Patients.. Yearbook of Vascular Surgery 1999. Porter, J Med, St. Louis..
  • Dosluoglu HH, *Harris, LM. Bilateral Metachronous Rupture of Isolated Iliac Artery Aneurysms - A Case Report.. Vasc Surg 1999. ; 33(3).
  • Harris LM, Jennings L, Guarino R, Ricotta JJ. Intra-aortic Balloon Pump Entrapment: An Alternative Method of Management.. Vasc Surgery 1996. ; 30.
  • Harris LM, Mangione S, Ricotta JJ. An Alternative Method of Harvesting Endothelial and Smooth Muscle Cells from Arteries and Veins.. Endothelium 1995. ; 2.
  • Harris LM, Koerner N, Curl GR, Ricotta JJ. Active Pedal Plantarflexion: A Hemodynamic Measurement of Claudication.. J of Vasc Tech 1995. ; 19(3).
Evaluative Studies and Case Reports:
  • Chauvapun JP, Caty MG, Harris LM. Renal arteriovenous aneurysm in a 4-year-old patient. J Vasc Surg. 2005; 41(3).
  • 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).

Professional Memberships:
  • Society of University Surgeons (2011–present)
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Erie County Medical Society
  • WNY Vascular Society
  • Eastern Vascular Society
  • Society of Vascular Surgery
  • Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery
  • American Venous Forum
  • European Vascular Society

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Contact Information

Buffalo General Medical Center
Department of Surgery
100 High Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: 716-859-4225
Fax: 716-859-4222

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