Ronnie A Rosenthal, MD

Professor of Surgery; Surgeon-In-Chief, VA Connecticut Healthcare System

Departments & Organizations

LCME Academic Environment Subcommittee

Office of Student Research



Ronnie A Rosenthal, MD, MS, is a fellowship-trained surgeon who earned her medical degree from SUNY Downstate Medical Center. Specializing in geriatric surgery, Dr. Rosenthal is dedicated to helping elderly patients who have a variety of gastrointestinal and biliary diseases. She uses minimally invasive techniques, offering patients easier and shorter recoveries and less postoperative discomfort.

Education & Training

MD SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn (1977)
SM Columbia University in the City of New York (1970)
BS City University of New York (1969)
Fellow S.U.N.Y. Downstate Medical Center/Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Research Fellow S.U.N.Y. Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Chief Resident SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Resident S.U.N.Y. Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Intern S.U.N.Y. Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

Honors & Recognition

  • Edward H Storer Resident Teaching AwardDepartment of Surgery- Graduating Surgery Chief Residents (2010)

  • Secretaries Hands and Heart AwardDepartment of Veterans Affairs (2007)

  • Society of Distinguished TeachersYale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT (2002)

  • Leah Lowenstein Faculty Graduation Award for Promotion of Humane Equalitarian Medical Education Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT (1998)

  • Eta Kappa NuNational Electrical Engineering Honorary Society (1967)

  • Tau Beta PiNational Engineering Honorary Society (1967)

  • New York State Regents Scholarship (1964), (1969)

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Contact Info

Ronnie A Rosenthal, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale Surgical SpecialtiesVA Connecticut Healthcare
950 Campbell Avenue, Ste 112

West Haven, CT 06516
Mailing Address
Yale SurgeryPO Box 208062
New Haven, CT 06520-8062

Curriculum Vitae