Grace J. Wang

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Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Active Surgeon, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
Active Surgeon, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
Attending Surgeon, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Co-Director, Vascular Laboratory, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Department: Surgery

Contact information
Division of Vascular Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street, 4th Floor Silverstein Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4283
Office: 215-615-6564
Fax: 215-614-0463
Education:
B.A. (Biology)
Williams College, Williamstown, MA, 1996.
M.D.
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, 2000.
M.S. (Clinical Epidemiology)
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 2013.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

My research interests lie in using large databases to inform our understanding of and improve outcomes in vascular surgical patients.

Selected Publications

Marcaccio CL, Dumas R, Huang Y, Wang GJ, Holena DN: Early versus delayed endovascular aortic repair in blunt thoracic aortic injury. Journal of Vascular Surgery 2018 Notes: accepted for publication.

Wang GJ, Goodney PP, Sedrakyan A: Conceptualizing treatment of uncomplicated type B dissection using the IDEAL framework. Journal of Vascular Surgery 2018 Notes: accepted for publication.

Wang GJ, Jackson BM, Foley PJ, Damrauer SM, Goodney PP, Kelz RR, Wirtalla C, Fairman RM: National trends in admissions, repair and mortality for thoracic aortic aneurysm and type B dissection in the National Inpatient Sample (NIS). Journal of Vascular Surgery 2018 Notes: accepted for publication.

O’Donnell TF, Powell C, Deery SE, Darling JD, Hughes K, Giles K, Wang GJ, Schermerhorn ML: Regional variation in racial disparities among patients with peripheral arterial disease. Journal of Vascular Surgery 2018 Notes: accepted for publication.

Folkert IW, Foley PJ, Wang GJ, Jackson BM, Bavaria JE, Desai ND, Fairman RM, Damrauer SM: Impact of acute postoperative limb ischemia after cardiac and thoracic aortic surgery. Journal of Vascular Surgery Dec. 11 2017 (Epub) Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2017.09.019.

Deery SE, O'Donnell TFX, Shean KE, Darling JD, Soden PA, Hughes K, Wang GJ, Schermerhorn ML: Racial disparities in outcomes after intact abdominal aortic aneurysm repair. Journal of Vascular Surgery Oct. 23 2017 (Epub) Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2017.07.138.

Fairman AS, Wang GJ, Jackson BM, Foley PJ, Damrauer SM, Kalapatapu V, Golden MA, Fairman RM: Characterization and outcomes of reinterventions in Food and Drug Administration-approved versus trial endovascular aneurysm repair devices. Journal of Vascular Surgery Oct. 23 2017 (Epub) Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2017.08.058.

Etkin Y, Baig A, Foley PJ, Wang GJ, Woo EY, Carpenter JP, Fairman RM, Jackson BM: Management of difficult access during endovascular aneurysm repair. Annals of Vascular Surgery 44: 77-82, Oct. 2017 Notes: Epub May 4, 2017.

Wang GJ, Jackson BM, Foley PJ, Damrauer SM, Kalapatapu V, Golden MA, Fairman RM: Treating peripheral artery disease in the wake of rising costs and protracted length of stay. Annals of Vascular Surgery 44: 253-260, Oct. 2017 Notes: Epub May 4, 2017.

Deery SE, Shean KE, Wang GJ, Black JH 3rd, Upchurch GR Jr, Giles KA, Patel VI, Schermerhorn ML; Society for Vascular Surgery Vascular Quality Initiative: Female sex independently predicts mortality after thoracic endovascular aortic repair for intact descending thoracic aortic aneurysms. Journal of Vascular Surgery 66(1): 2-8, July 2017 Notes: Epub Mar. 1, 2017.

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