University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Surgery

Bio for Patrick M. Forgione, MD, FACS
Patrick M. Forgione, MD, FACS

Patrick M. Forgione, MD, FACS

Associate Professor
Division of General Surgery

Director of Surgical Simulation


Contact Information
E-mail: Patrick.Forgione@uvmhealth.org
Office Location:
UVM Medical Center, 111 Colchester Ave., Mailstop 320FL4, Burlington, VT, 05401

Education

MD, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (1997)
MA, St. John's University, Jamaica, NY (1988) 
BA, St. John's University, Jamaica, NY (1987)

Postdoctoral Training

Laparoscopic Fellow, Department of Surgery, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY (2005)
Surgery Resident, Department of Surgery, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (1999-2004)
Surgery Intern, Department of Surgery, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (1998-1999)
Medical Intern, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, NY (1998)

Academic Appointments

Associate Professor, Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2011-Present)
Assistant Professor, Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont,  Burlington, VT (2005-2011)
Clinical Instructor, Department of Surgery, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (1998-2003)

Publications

Chapman DG, Irvin CG, Kaminsky DA, Forgione PM, Bates JH, Dixon AE.  Influence of distinct asthma phenotypes on lung function following weight loss in the obese.  Respirology.  2014 Nov;19(8):1170-7.  doi: 10.1111/resp.12368.  Epub 2014 Aug 19.  PMID: 25138203.  PMCID: PMC4194162

Lomas S, Forgione P.  Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in a patient with morphea.  Surg Obes Relat Dis.  2013 Nov-Dec;9(6):e89-90.  doi: 10.1016/j.soard.2012.01.008.  Epub 2012 Jan 17.  PMID: 22326279

Sideleva O, Suratt BT, Black KE, et al, 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 Oct 1;186(7):598-605.  doi: 10.1164/rccm.201203-0573OC. Epub 2012 Jul 26.  PMID: 22837379.  PMCID: PMC3480522

Dixon AE, Pratley RE, Forgione PM, et al.  Effects of obesity and bariatric surgery on airway hyperresponsiveness, asthma control, and inflammation.  J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2011 Sep;128(3):508-15.e1-2.  doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2011.06.009. Epub 2011 Jul 23.  PMID: 21782230.  PMCID: PMC3164923

DeNino WF, Zubarik R, Forgione PM.  Laparoscopic gastric band slippage diagnosed with esophagogastroduodenoscopy in a 12-week gestation nulliparous patient.  Surg Obes Relat Dis.  2011 Mar-Apr;7(2):225-6.  doi: 10.1016/j.soard.2010.01.010.  Epub 2010 Feb 12.  PMID: 20727836


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