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Matthew Kan, PA-C

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Matthew Kan, PA-C


Matthew Kan is a certified PA (NCCPA) with the division of General Surgery, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care. He primarily works within the surgical intensive care units at both York Street and Saint Raphael campuses. After receiving his M.S. in PA Studies from Johnson & Wales University, he pursued post-graduate education at the Norwalk Hospital / Yale School of Medicine PA Surgical Residency Program and trained broadly in general, trauma, colorectal, bariatric, vascular, cardiothoracic, urologic, gynecologic, orthopedic, neurologic, and plastic surgery. Matthew is highly regarded by his peers for compassionate patient care and he maintains strong interests in the resuscitation of the critically ill, the use of point of care ultrasound in medicine, and medical education / preceptorship.

Education & Training

  • PA Surgical Residency
    Norwalk Hospital / Yale School of Medicine (2018)
  • MS
    Johnson & Wales University, PA Studies (2017)
  • BS
    University of Rhode Island, Cellular & Microbiology (2015)

Honors & Recognition

Medical Student Teaching Award for Excellence in Clinical Instruction by a PA Resident2018
Linda Brandt Memorial Award for Dedication and Spirit by a PA Resident2018

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