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Office location

Vascular Surgery
3104235884
127 S San Vicente Blvd #A3600
Los Angeles
CA
90048

Specialty

  • Vascular Surgery

    Provider Info

    GENDER

    Male

    LANGUAGES

    English

    EXPERIENCE

    49 years

    Education

    • University of Michigan Hospitals
      Residency - Completed 1977
    • Jefferson Medical College
      Medical School - Completed 1972

    Research

    The research of Bruce L. Gewertz, MD, focuses on human factors in delivery of health care and the distribution of surgical service. His clinical interests include cerebrovascular disease, especially intraoperative neurophysiologic monitoring and outcome analysis, aortic aneurysmal disease, and mesenteric ischemic syndromes.

    PUBLICATIONS

    • Ali MH, Schlidt SA, Chandel NS, Hynes KL, Schumacker PT, Gewertz BL. Endothelial permeability and IL-6 production during hypoxia: role of ROS in signal transduction. Am J Physiol. 1999;277(5 Pt 1):L1057-1065.
    • Jain M, Gewertz BL Surgical innovation as the driver of change in academic surgery. Surgery. 2019;166(5):717-720. PMID:30773219
    • Nurok M, Gewertz BL. Relative Value Units and the measurement of physician performance., JAMA. 2019;322:1139-1140 doi:10.1001/jama.2019.11163
    • Nurok M, Gewertz BL The high profile patient – ensuring good care for the entire hospital. JAMA Surg, published on line November 14, 2018 doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2018.3537
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    Achievements

    Board Certifications

    • Board Certified in Vascular Surgery

    Awards & Activities

    • America's Top Doctors, Castle Connolly - 2001-18
    • Who's Who in the World - 2000-18
    • Presidential Citation for Exemplary Service, Society for Vascular Surgery - 2014
    • Distinguished Alumni Fellow, Pennsylvania State University - 2009
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