University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Surgery

Bio for Michael A. Horgan, MD
Michael A. Horgan, MD

Michael A. Horgan, MD

Associate Professor
Division of Neurosurgery


Contact Information
E-mail: Michael.Horgan@uvmhealth.org
Office Location:
UVM Medical Center, 111 Colchester Ave., Mailstop 247FL5, Burlington, VT 05401

Education

MD, UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ (1992)
BA, Tufts University, Medford, MA (1987)

Postdoctoral Training

Cerebrovascular and Skull Base Fellow, Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ (1999-2000)
Neurosurgery Resident, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR (1993-1999)
General Surgery Intern, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR (1992-1993)

Academic Appointments

Associate Professor, Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2007-Present)
Assistant Professor, Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2002-2007)
Laboratory Instructor, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR (1995-1999)

Publications

Dumont TM, Lin CT, Tranmer BI, Horgan MA.  Pseudarthrosis failures of anterior subaxial cervical spine fusion using a plate with a single screw per vertebral body: a case series.  World Neurosurg.  2014 Jul-Aug;82(1-2):225-30. doi: 10.1016/ j.wneu.2013.03.032.  Epub 2013 Mar 19.  PMID: 23524030

Dumont TM, Tranmer BI, Horgan MA, Rughani AI.  Trends in neurosurgical complication rates at teaching vs nonteaching hospitals following duty-hour restrictions. Neurosurgery.  2012 Nov;71(5):1041-6; discussion 1046.  doi: 10.1227/ NEU.0b013e31826cdd73.  PMID: 22895406

Dumont TM, Horgan MA.  The surgical skills laboratory residency interview: an enjoyable alternative.  J Surg Educ.  2012 May-Jun;69(3):407-10.  doi: 10.1016/ j.jsurg.2011.09.011.  Epub 2011 Nov 3.  PMID: 22483145

Dumont TM, Rughani AI, Penar PL, Horgan MA, Tranmer BI, Jewell RP.  Increased rate of complications on a neurological surgery service after implementation of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education work-hour restriction.  J Neurosurg.  2012 Mar;116(3):483-6.  doi: 10.3171/2011.9.JNS116.  Epub 2011 Dec 2.  PMID: 22136642


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