University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Primary Care Internal Medicine

Bio for Dennis Plante, M.D.
Dennis Plante, M.D.

Dennis Plante, M.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Primary Care Internal Medicine


Contact Information

Phone:
802-847-1470
Office Location:
Given Health Care Williston, 353 Blair Park Road, Williston, VT 05495

Education

May 1975 BA Zoology (cum laude), University of Vermont (UVM)
May 1979 M.D. UVM College of Medicine

Academic Appointments

1983-85 Instructor, Department of Medicine, University of Vermont (UVM) College of Medicine
1985-92 Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, UVM College of Medicine
1986-90 Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, UVM College of Engineering, Math and Business Administration (EMBA)
1986-90 Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, UVM College of EMBA
1992 - present Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, UVM College of Medicine
1998 - 99 Interim Division Director of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, UVM College of Medicine

Awards and Honors

1975 Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Chapter of Vermont, UVM
1979 Alpha Omega Alpha, UVM College of Medicine
1979 Woodbury-Alumni Century Club Prize for Outstanding Clinical Proficiency in Medicine, University of Vermont, College of Medicine
1991 Society for Family Medicine Prize for Best Research Paper: Wadland WC, Plante DA: Screening for asymptomatic bacteriuria in pregnancy. A decision and cost analysis. J Fam Pract 29: 372-76, 1989.

Publications

Plante DA, Pauker SG: Enterococcal endocarditis and penicillin allergy: which drug for the bug? Med Decis Making 3:81-109, 1983.

Plante DA, Zarin DA, Kassirer JP, Pauker SG: Clinical decision consultation service. Am J Med 80: 1169-1176, 1986.

Wadland WC, Plante DA: Screening for asymptomatic bacteriuria in pregnancy. A decision and cost analysis. J Fam Pract 29: 372-76, 1989

Holland RR, Ellis CA, Geller BM, Plante DA, Secker-Walker RH: Life Expectancy Estimation with Breast Cancer: Bias of the Declining Exponential Function and An Alternative to Its Use. Med Decis Mak, 19: 385-393, 1999

Rimmer JM, Plante DA, Madias NE: Therapeutic Decision Making in Renal Vascular Hypertension. In: Novick AC, Hamilton G, Scoble J (eds.): Renal Vascular Disease. Saunders, Philadelphia, 1996.

To view more of Dr. Plante's publications, please visit PubMed.