University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Surgery

Bio for Daniel J. Bertges, MD
Daniel J. Bertges, MD

Daniel J. Bertges, MD

Associate Professor 
Division of Vascular Surgery

Fellowship Program Director


Contact Information
E-mail: Daniel.Bertges@uvmhealth.org
Office Location:
UVM Medical Center, 111 Colchester Ave., Mailstop 349MP5, Burlington, VT 05401

Education

MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA (1994)
BA, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY (1990)

Postdoctoral Training

Vascular Surgery Fellow, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA (2001-2003)
General Surgery Resident, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA (1999-2001)
Research Fellow, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA (1997-1999)
General Surgery Resident, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA (1994-1997)

Academic Appointments

Associate Professor, Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2009-Present)
Assistant Professor, Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2003-2009)

Publications

Deery SE, Lancaster RT, Baril DT, Indes JE, Bertges DJ, Conrad MF, Cambria RP, Patel VI.  Contemporary outcomes of open complex abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.  J Vasc Surg.  2016 May;63(5):1195-200.   doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2015.12.038.  PMID: 27109792

Steely A, Callas PW, Bertges DJ, Vascular Study Group of New England.  Renin-angiotensin-aldosterone-system inhibition is safe in the perioperative period surrounding carotid endarterectomy.  J Vasc Surg.  2016 Mar;63(3):715-21.  doi: 10.1016/ j.jvs.2015.09.048. Epub 2015 Nov 18.  PMID: 26603543

Vierthaler L, Callas PW, Goodney PP, Schanzer A, Patel VI, Cronenwett JL, Bertges DJ, Vascular Study Group of New England.  Determinants of survival and major amputation after peripheral endovascular intervention for critical limb ischemia.  J Vasc Surg.  2015 Sep;62(3):655-64.e8.  doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2015.04.391.  Epub 2015 Jul 26.  PMID: 26215708

Ferranti KM, Osler TM, Duffy RP, Stanley AC, Bertges DJ, Vascular Study Group of New England.  Association between gender and outcomes of lower extremity peripheral vascular interventions.  J Vasc Surg.  2015 Oct;62(4):990-7.  doi: 10.1016/ j.jvs.2015.03.066. Epub 2015 Jul 22.  PMID: 26209578

Scali S, Patel V, Neal D, Bertges DJ, Ho K, Jorgensen JE, Cronenwett J, Beck A. Preoperative ß-blockers do not improve cardiac outcomes after major elective vascular surgery and may be harmful.  J Vasc Surg.  2015 Jul;62(1):166-176.e2.  doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2015.01.053.  PMID: 26115922

Scali S, Bertges DJ, Neal D, Patel V, Eldrup-Jorgensen J, Cronenwett J, Beck A.  Heart rate variables in the Vascular Quality Initiative are not reliable predictors of adverse cardiac outcomes or mortality after major elective vascular surgery.  J Vasc Surg.  2015 Sep;62(3):710-20.e9.  doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2015.03.071.  Epub 2015 Jun 8.  PMID: 26067200.  PMCID: PMC4550564  [Available on 2016-09-01]



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