University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Surgery

Bio for Patrick Forgione, M.D.
Patrick Forgione, M.D.

Patrick Forgione, M.D.

Director of Surgical Simulation
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of General Surgery
Department of Surgery


Contact Information
E-mail: Patrick.Forgione@uvm.edu
Office Location:
FAHC - General Surgery, Fletcher 462

Education

M.D., University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (1997)
Medical Internship: Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, New York (1998)
Residency, Department of Surgery, University of Vermont/Fletcher Allen Health Care (2003)
Surgical Internship: Department of Surgery, University of Vermont/Fletcher Allen Health Care (2004)
Chief Surgical Resident: Department of Surgery, University of Vermont/Fletcher Allen Health Care (2004)
Laparoscopic Fellow: Department of Surgery, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY(2005)

Academic Appointments

Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, 2011-present
Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, 2005 - 2011
Clinical Instructor, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, 1998 - 2003 

Awards and Honors

Jerome S. Abrams Teaching Award - 2007
Snow Lecture Award for Excellence in Cardiothoracic Surgery-2004

Publications

Lomas S, Forgione P. Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in a patient with morphea. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2013;9(6):e89-90.

Sideleva O, Suratt BT, Black KE, Tharp WG, Pratley RE, Forgione P, Dienz O, Irvin CG, Dixon AE. Obesity and asthma: an inflammatory disease of adipose tissue not the airway. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2012;186(7):598-605.

Dixon AE, Pratley RE, Forgione PM, Kaminsky DA, et al.  Effects of obesity and bariatric surgery on airway hyperresponsiveness, asthma control, and inflammation. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2011;128(3):508-15.

DeNino WF*, Zubarik R, Forgione PM. Laparoscopic gastric band slippage diagnosed with esophagogastroduodenoscopy in a 12 weeks gestation nulliparous patient. Surg Ob Relat  Dis. 2011;7(2):225-6.

DeNino WF, Osler T, Evans E, Forgione PM. Travel distance as a predictor of follow-up  and weight loss following laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding. Surg Ob Relat Dis 2010;6(6):597-600.

DeNino WF, Forgione PM. Small bowel obstruction from small bowel volvulus and gram positive peritonitis in laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding. Surg Ob Relat Dis  2010; 6 (2): 211-2.

Stanley AC, Fernandez NN, Lounsbury KM, Corrow K, Osler T, Healey C, Forgione P, Shackford SR, Ricci MA. Pressure-Induced Cellular Senescence:  A Mechanism Linking Venous Hypertension to Pressure Induced Venous Ulcers. J Surg Research 2005;124(1):112-117.

To view more of Dr. Forgione's publications, go to Pubmed.