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Michael T. Watkins, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Director, Vascular Surgery Research Laboratory
(617) 726-0908 p
(617) 726-2590 f

Clinical Background:
M.D. Harvard Medical School
Johns Hopkins Hospital 1980-1982
Uniformed Services University 1982-1984
University of Rochester, Strong Memorial Hospital 1984-1986
Massachusetts General Hospital 1986-1987
Board Certification:
General Surgery 1987
Vascular Surgery 1998

Clinical Interests:
Aneurysm repair, infrainguinal reconstruction, cerebrovascular insufficiency, dialysis access.

Recent Publications:
Bonheur JA, Albadawi H, Patton GM, Watkins MT. A noninvasive murine model of hind limb ischemia-reperfusion injury. J Surg Res 2004;116:55-63.

Watkins MT, Al-Badawi H, Russo AL, Soler H, Peterson B, Patton GM. Human microvascular endothelial cell prostaglandin E1 synthesis during in vitro ischemia-reperfusion. J Cell Biochem 2004; 92:472-80.

Raffetto JD, Cheung Y, Fisher JB, Cantelmo NL, Watkins MT, Lamorte WW, et al. Incision and abdominal wall hernias in patients with aneurysm or occlusive aortic disease. J Vasc Surg 2003; 37:1150-4.

Moreland RB, Nehra A, Kim NN, Min KS, Albadawi H, Watkins MT, et al. Expression of functional prostaglandin D (DP) receptors in human corpus cavernosum smooth muscle. Int J Impot Res 2002; 14:446-52.

Gokce N, Keaney JF, Jr., Hunter LM, Watkins MT, Nedeljkovic ZS, Menzoian JO, et al. Predictive value of noninvasively determined endothelial dysfunction for long-term cardiovascular events in patients with peripheral vascular disease. J Am Coll Cardiol 2003; 41:1769-75.

Entabi F, Hashmi F, Watkins MT. Angiogenesis: promise or substance? Curr Surg 2004; 61:146-51.


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