Faculty

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Michael Caty, MD, MMM

Chief, Pediatric Surgery

Robert Pritzker Professor of Surgery (Pediatrics) and Professor of Pediatrics

Chief, Pediatric Surgery

Surgeon-in-Chief, Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital

Biography

, MD, MMM, the new chief of pediatric surgery for the Department of Surgery and Yale Medical Group, and pediatric surgeon-in-chief of Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital (YNHCH), sees exciting potential to take pediatric surgery here to a new level.

Dr. Caty obtained his medical degree at the University of Massachusetts. He completed his general surgery training at the University of Michigan, where he served as administrative chief resident and pursued a research fellowship...

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Emily Christison-Lagay, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Pediatrics) and of Pediatrics

Assistant Professor

Biography

Emily Christison-Lagay, MD is a pediatric surgeon specializing in patients with cancer. She is board-certified in surgery and pediatric surgery, and has dedicated interest in pediatric solid tumors including thoracic, liver, and renal tumors, as well as neuroblastoma, childhood sarcomas, and pediatric diseases of the thyroid. She also enjoys general pediatric surgery including neonatal care.She completed her medical degree at Harvard Medical School and her general surgical residency at the...

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Robert Cowles, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery (Pediatrics) and of Organization Department

Biography

Robert A. Cowles, MD is an Associate Professor of Surgery at Yale School of Medicine. Dr. Cowles obtained his undergraduate education at the University of Pennsylvania and his medical degree at Temple University. He completed a residency in general surgery at the University of Michigan, in Ann Arbor, and spent two additional years pursuing laboratory research which was supported by a training grant from the NIH and by a research grant from the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Cowles then...

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Catherine Dinauer, MD

Clinician

Biography

Catherine Dinauer, MD is a Pediatric Endocrinologist and Clinician at the Yale Pediatric Thyroid Center, within the Division of Pediatric Surgery. She earned her undergraduate degree at Dartmouth College and her medical degree at the University of Vermont College of Medicine. Dr. Dinauer completed Pediatric residency at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C. and Pediatric Endocrinology fellowship through the National Capitol Area Pediatric Consortium at the Uniformed Services...

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Doruk Ozgediz, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Pediatrics) and of Pediatrics

Biography

Doruk Ozgediz, MD, MSc is board certified in general surgery and pediatric surgery and earned his medical degree from the University of California at San Francisco. He also earned his M.Sc. from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in Public Health in Developing Countries. He completed his general surgery training at UCSF and pediatric surgery fellowship in Toronto. Dr. Ozgediz’s research interests include global health, global surgery, health disparities, access to care, burden...

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David Stitelman, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Pediatrics) and of Organization Department

Biography

David Stitelman, M.D. is board certified in general surgery and earned his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He completed his general surgery residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and a fellowship in pediatric surgery at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Dr. Stitelman’s clinical interests include minimally invasive surgery, pediatric surgical oncology and the correction of congenital anomalies.

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