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Louis Messina, MD

Louis Messina, MD

Vascular Surgery Worcester, MA

Professor of Vascular Surgery, University Mass School of Medicine

Office Address

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  • 55 Lake Ave N
    Department Of Surgery/Vascular Surgery
    Worcester, MA 01655
    Phone: (508) 856-5599
    Fax: (508) 856-8329

Dr. Messina's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Vascular Surgery: General Vascular Surgery
  • Clinical Interests: Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation; Stents; Blood Vessel Prosthesis; Vascular Surgical Procedures; Risk Factors; Ischemia; Thrombolytic Therapy; Skeletal Muscle

Dr. Messina's Education & Medical Training

  • University of California at San FranciscoUniversity of California at San FranciscoResidency, General Surgery
  • SUNY Hlth Sci Ctr at Brooklyn, Coll MedState University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of MedicineMedical School

Dr. Messina's Certifications & Licensure

  • MA State Medical LicenseMA State Medical License2006 - 2015
  • American Board of SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgerySurgery, 1986
  • American Board of SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgeryVascular Surgery, 1988
  • American Board of SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgerySurgical Critical Care, 1989

Dr. Messina's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesMeaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationCenters for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2011
  • SUNY-Downstate Summa Cum Laude1978
  • American College of SurgeonsFellow (FACS)American College of Surgeons

Dr. Messina's Publications & Presentations

PubMed | Citations by Web of Science®

Grant Support

  • Mesenchymal Stem Cells In The Treatment Of Hindlimb Ischemia In Diabetic Mice
    Mesenchymal Stem Cells In The Treatment Of Hindlimb Ischemia In Diabetic MiceNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
    2010 - 2012
  • Overexpression Of ENOS In Critical Limb Ischemia
    Overexpression Of ENOS In Critical Limb IschemiaNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
    2007 - 2008
  • Overexpression Of ENOS In Critical Limb Ischemia
    Overexpression Of ENOS In Critical Limb IschemiaNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
    2004 - 2006
  • Gene Transfer To Skeletal Muscle Fibers And Endothelium
    Gene Transfer To Skeletal Muscle Fibers And EndotheliumNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
    1997 - 1999
  • Transplant Of Transduced Endothelium Into Capillaries
    Transplant Of Transduced Endothelium Into CapillariesNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
    1995 - 1996
  • Transplant Of Transduced Endothelium Into Capillaries
    Transplant Of Transduced Endothelium Into CapillariesNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
    1994 - 1995

Dr. Messina's Professional Memberships

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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