University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Surgery

Bio for Edward Borrazzo, M.D.
Edward Borrazzo, M.D.

Edward Borrazzo, M.D.

Chief, Division of General Surgery
Associate Professor of Surgery
Department of Surgery

Contact Information
Office Location:
FAHC- General Surgery, Fletcher 462


M.D., SUNY Stonybrook (1994)
Surgical Research Fellowship, Harvard Medical School / New England Deaconess Hospital (1994-1995) 
Residency in Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA (1995-2000)      
Surgery Fellowship, The New York Presbyterian Hospital New York, NY  (2000-2001)    

Academic Appointments

Division Chief, Division of General Surgery, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 2012 - present
Associate Professor of Surgery,  Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, 2007 - present
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine,University of Vermont, Burlington, VT,  2001 - 2007
Clinical Instuctor in Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, 2000 - 2001


Borrazzo EC. Surgical management of gastroparesis: gastrostomy/jejunostomy tubes, gastrectomy, pyloroplasty, gastric electrical stimulation. J Gastrointest Surg. 2013 Sep;17(9):1559-61.

Hyman N, Borrazzo EC.  Managing Parastomal Hernia. In Zbar A; Madoff R; and Wexner S, eds. Reconstructive Rectal, Anal and Perineal Surgery.  Springer. March 2013.

Borrazzo EC, Hyman N.  Laparoscopic rectopexy:  Hand assisted.  In Fleshman J, Wexner S. ed.  Master Techniques in Colon and Rectal Surgery.  Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins.  Pending publication

Privette A, McCahill L, Borrazzo E, Single RM, Zubarik R. Laparoscopic approaches to resection of suspected gastric gastrointestinal stromal tumors based on tumor location. Surg Endosc 2008;22(2):487-94.

Hyman, N, Borrazzo E, Trevisani G, Osler T, Shackford S.  Credentialing for laparoscopic bowel surgery: there is no substitute for knowing the outcomes. J Am Coll Surg 2007;205(4):576-80.

Borrazzo EC, Belmont MF, Boffa D, Fowler DL.  Effect of prosthetic material on adhesion formation after laparoscopic ventral hernia repair in a porcine model. Hernia 2004;8:108-112.

Borrazzo EC, Daly JM, Morrissey KP, Fischer E, Belmont MF, Hogle NJ, Fowler DL.  Hand-assisted laparoscopic splenectomy for giant spleens.  Surg Endosc 2003;17(6):918-20.

Tichansky D, Cagir B, Borrazzo E, Tophum A, Fry R. Risk of second cancers in patients with colorectal carcinoids.  Dis Colon Rectum 2002;45(1);91-7.