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Paul J. Foley, III, M.D.
Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy

 
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Administrative/Clinical Offices:
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
4 Silverstein Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Administrative Assistant: Kelly Drozd
Administrative Telephone: 215-662-7836
Administrative Fax: 215-614-0463
Patient Appointments: 215-615-4949

Contact Information (internal use only)

paul.foley@uphs.upenn.edu

 

 

 
Faculty Appointments
2014 - present Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Hospital and/or Administrative Appointments
2014 - present Active Surgeon, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2014 - present Attending Surgeon, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2012 - 2013 Attending Surgeon, Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery
Medstar Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC
 
Other Appointments
2005-2008 Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2001-2002 Research Assistant, Division of Trauma & Surgical Critical Care
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1997-1998 Research Intern, Department of Dermatology & Cutaneous Biology
Thomas Jefferson University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Education/Training
1998 BS - Villanova University
Villanova, Pennsylvania
 
2002 MD - University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Postgraduate Training and Fellowship Appointments
2002 - 2003 Intern in General Surgery
Columbia University/New York Presbyterian Hospital
New York, New York
 
2003 - 2004 Resident in General Surgery
Columbia University/New York Presbyterian Hospital
New York, New York
 
2004 - 2010 Resident in General Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2010 - 2012 Fellow in Vascular Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Memberships/Societies
2012 - present Candidate Member, Society for Vascular Surgery
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Research
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Publications
Research Publications, peer reviewed (print or other media)
  1. Lee CJ, Scheiman J, Anderson MA, Hines OJ, Reber HA, Farrell J, Kochman ML, Foley PJ, Drebin J, Oh YS, Ginsberg G, Ahmad N, Merchant NB, Isbell J, Parikh AA, Stokes JB, Bauer T, Adams RB, Simeone DM: Risk of malignancy in resected cystic tumors of the pancreas < or =3 cm in size: Is it safe to observe asymptomatic patients? A multi-institutional report. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery 12(2): 234-242, Feb. 2008 Notes: (Epub Nov. 27, 2007).
  2. Foley PJ, Scheri RP, Smolock CJ, Pippin J, Green DW, Drebin JA: Targeted suppression of beta-catenin blocks intestinal adenoma formation in APC Min mice. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery 12(8): 1452-1458, Aug. 2008 Notes: (Epub June 3, 2008).
  3. Foley PJ, Roses RE, Kelz RR, Resnick AS, Williams NN, Mullen JL, Kaiser LR, Morris JB: The state of general surgery training: A different perspective. Journal of Surgical Education 65(6): 494-498, Nov./Dec. 2008.
  4. Roses RE, Foley PJ, Paulson EC, Pray L, Kelz RR, Williams NN, Morris JB: Revisiting the rotating call schedule in less than 80 hours per week. Journal of Surgical Education 66(6): 357-360, Nov./Dec. 2009.
  5. Foley PJ, Morris RJ, Woo EY, Acker MA, Wang GJ, Fairman RM, Jackson BM: Limb ischemia during femoral cannulation for cardiopulmonary support. Journal of Vascular Surgery 52(4): 850-853, Oct. 2010 Notes: (Epub July 7, 2010).
  6. Fischer JP, Nelson JA, Mirzabeigi MN, Wang GJ, Foley PJ, Wu LC, Woo EY, Kanchwala S: Prophylactic muscle flaps in vascular surgery. Journal of Vascular Surgery 55(4): 1081-1086, Apr. 2012 Notes: (Epub Dec. 29, 2011).
  7. Foley PJ, Jackson BM, Fairman RM: Pulmonary embolism averted: Trapped thrombus in inferior vena cava filters. Circulation 126(4): e38-39, July 2012.
  8. Ullery BW, Foley PJ, Brinster CJ, Pochettino A, Fairman RM: A novel two-stage surgical approach for the treatment of symptomatic supra-aortic artery aneurysms. Vascular 20(4): 236-240, Aug 2012 Notes: (Epub Oct. 26, 2011).
  9. Foley PJ, Criado FJ, Farber MA, Kwolek CJ, Mehta M, White RA, Lee WA, Tuchek JM, Fairman RM: Long-term results with the Talent thoracic stent grant in the VALOR trial. Journal of Vascular Surgery 56(5): 1214-1221, Nov. 2012 Notes: (Epub Aug. 25, 2012).
  10. Foley PJ, Nathan DP, Wang GJ, Woo EY, Stavropoulos SW, Shlansky-Goldberg RD, Fairman RM, Jackson BM: A "fall-back" technique for difficult inferior vena cava filter retrieval. Journal of Vascular Surgery 56(6): 1629-1633, Dec. 2012 Notes: (Epub May 18, 2012).
  11. Foley PJ, Vallabhajosyula P, Desai ND, Wang GJ: Relining of an abdominal aortic aneurysm stent graft 9 years after placement. Annals of Vascular Surgery Sept. 2013 Notes: (Epub ahead of print).
  12. Shang EK, Fairman RM, Foley PJ, Jackson BM: Endovascular treatment of a symptomatic extracranial vertebral artery aneurysm. Journal of Vascular Surgery 58(5): 1391-1393, Nov. 2013 Notes: (Epub Apr. 2, 2013).
Research Publications, non-peer reviewed
  1. Wang GJ, Foley PJ: Endovascular repair of iatrogenic iliac injuries. Endovascular Today Nov. 2011.
Abstracts (Last 3 years)
  1. Foley PJ, Jackson BM, Wang GJ, Fairman RM, Woo EY: Transcatheter embolization of a proximal splenic artery aneurysm. Delaware Valley Vascular Society Annual Fall Meeting, Philadelphia, PA Oct. 2010.Foley PJ, Criado FJ, Farber MA, Kwolek CJ, Mehta M, White RA, Lee WA, Tuchek JM, Fairman RM: Long-term results with the Talent thoracic stent graft in the VALOR trial. Eastern Vascular Society Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL June 2011.
  2. Foley PJ, Nathan DP, Wang GJ, Woo EY, Stavropoulos SW, Shlansky-Goldberg RD, Fairman RM, Jackson BM: A "fall-back" technique for difficult inferior vena cava filter retrieval. Eastern Vascular Society Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL June 2011.
  3. Foley PJ, Wang GJ, Jackson BM, Naji A, Carpenter JP, Barker CF, Fairman RM, Woo EY: Contemporary experience of open surgical treatment of renal artery aneurysms. Society for Vascular Surgery Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL June 2011.
  4. Foley PJ, Nathan DP, Wang GJ, Woo EY, Fairman RM, Bavaria JE, Jackson BM: Endovascular exclusion of a celiac artery aneurysm. Delaware Valley Vascular Society Annual Fall Meeting, Atlantic City, NJ Oct. 2011.
  5. Foley PJ, Wang GJ, Herdrich BJ, Murphy EH, Landau BP, Woo EY, Fairman RM, Jackson BM: Challenging inferior vena cava filter retrieval (video presentation). Society for Vascular Surgery Annual Meeting, National Harbor, MD June 2012.
  6. Foley PJ, Wang GJ, Woo EY, Carpenter JP, Acker MA, Woo YJ, Fairman RM, Jackson BM: A comparison of carotid endarterectomy and carotid artery stenting in patients undergoing cardiac surgery. Poster presentation at the Society for Vascular Surgery Annual Meeting, National Harbor, MD June 2012.
  7. Jackson BM, Foley PJ, Fairman RM: Novel technique for removing retrievable IVC filter when its hook cannot be snared. VEITH Symposium, New York, NY Nov. 2012.
  8. Foley PJ, Gomero-Cure W, Shin SH, Beavers FP, Akbari C: Risk factors for below-the-knee amputation failure requiring above-the-knee revision. Eastern Vascular Society Annual Meeting, White Sulphur Springs, WV Sept. 2013.
  9. Jackson BM, Bartlett EK, Jackson OA, Fairman RM, Foley PJ, Fraker DL, Karakousis GC: Isolated limb infusion for melanoma and sarcoma performed in the endovascular operating room. Eastern Vascular Society Annual Meeting, White Sulphur Springs, WV Sept. 2013.
  10. Shin SH, Foley PJ, Ricotta JJ: A model for reducing mortality for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms presenting to rural hospitals. American College of Surgery Annual Clinical Congress, Washington, DC Oct. 2013.
Editorials, Reviews, Chapters, including participation in committee reports (print or other media)
  1. Foley PJ, Drebin JA: Pancreatic resection. Gowned & Gloved Surgery: Introduction to Common Procedures. Chap. 14 in Roses RE, Paulson EC, Kanchwala SK, Morris JB (eds.). Philadelphia: Elsevier, Page: 114-122, 2009.
  2. Foley PJ, Kesmodel S, Drebin JA: Tumor biology. Surgery Review, Third Edition. Chap. 15 in Porrett PP, Frederick JR, Roses RE, Kaiser LR (eds.). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Page: 197-215, 2009.
  3. Foley PJ, Wixted TA, Barbot DJ: Splenectomy. Gowned & Gloved Surgery: Introduction to Common Procedures. Chap. 18 in Roses RE, Paulson EC, Kanchwala SK, Morris JB (eds.). Philadelphia: Elsevier, Page: 157-165, 2009.
  4. Foley PJ, Fairman RM: Endovascular treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms. Current Surgical Therapy, 10th Edition. Cameron JL, Cameron AM (eds.). Philadelphia: Elsevier, Page: 704-708, 2011.
 
Awards, Honors and Membership in Honorary Societies
2008 First Place, Resident Research Competition
Philadelphia Academy of Surgery
 
2005 Keith Reemtsma Surgical Resident of the Year Award
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
 
1998 Phi Beta Kappa, Villanova University
 
1998 Magna Cum Laude, Villanova University
 
1998 Phi Kappa Phi, Villanova University
 
 

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