The Aortic Surgery Center

Meet Our Team of Physicians

Alland

Michael A. Curi, MD
Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital
Associate Professor of Surgery, Rutgers - New Jersey Medical School

Education

  • Medical School: UMDNJ - New Jersey Medical School
  • Residency: University of Chicago
  • Fellowship: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine

 

Certification

  • Board Certification: Vascular and General Surgery

 

Clinical interests and expertise

  • Aortic Aneurysm, Dissection, Injury
  • Lower extremity arterial disease
  • Venous insufficiency
  • Carotid occlusive disease
  • Dialysis access
  • Endovascular procedures: angioplasty, stenting, angiography
  • Varicose Veins

Justin Sambol

Justin Sambol, MD
Chief, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University Hospital
Associate Professor of Surgery, Rutgers - New Jersey Medical School

Education

  • Medical School: UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School (1997)
  • Residency: UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School
  • Fellowship: UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School

 

Certification

  • Board Certification: Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery

 

Clinical Interests

  • Minimally invasive cardiac and thoracic surgery
  • Lung cancer
  • Tracheal surgery
  • Aortic surgery

Ajay K. Dhadwal

Ajay K. Dhadwal, MD
Vascular Surgeon, University Hospital
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Rutgers - New Jersey Medical School

Education

  • Medical School: University College London Medical School
  • Residency: Boston University School of Medicine, Maimonides Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Baylor College of Medicine

 

Certification

  • Board Certification: Vascular and General Surgery

 

Clinical Interests

  • Minimally invasive and endovascular techniques, including carotid stenting and endovascular aneurysm repair.
  • Varicose Veins

Joe T. Huang

Joe T. Huang, MD, RPVI
Vascular Surgeon, University Hospital
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Rutgers - New Jersey Medical School

Education

  • Medical School: UMDNJ - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Fellowship: UMDNJ - New Jersey Medical School

 

Certifications

  • Board Certification: Vascular and General Surgery

 

Clinical interests and expertise

  • Aortic aneurysms
  • Lower extremity arterial disease
  • Venous insufficiency
  • Carotid occlusive disease
  • Dialysis access
  • Endovascular procedures: angioplasty, stenting, angiography
  • Noninvasive vascular imaging
  • Varicose Veins

Frank T. Padberg

Frank T. Padberg, Jr., MD, FACS
Vascular Surgeon, University Hospital
Professor of Surgery, Rutgers - New Jersey Medical School

Education

  • Medical School: University of Arkansas
  • Residency: Harvard Surgical Service, New England Deaconess and Affiliated Hospitals
  • Registrar: Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
  • Fellowship: Vascular Surgery, Lahey Clinic

 

Certification

  • Board Certification: Vascular and General Surgery

 

Clinical interests and expertise

  • Chronic venous insufficiency, aortic aneurysms, cerebrovascular disease, arterial insufficiency
  • Varicose Veins

Yuriy Gubenko

Yuriy Gubenko, MD
Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist, University Hospital
Assistant Professor, Rutgers - New Jersey Medical School

Education

  • Medical School: Kharkov Medical Institute (1985)
  • Residency: New York University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: New York University Medical Center

 

Certification

  • Board Certification: Anesthesiology

 

Clinical Interests

  • Off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG)
  • Surgical treatment of congestive heart failure (CHF)

 

Other Languages Spoken

  • Russian

Douglas T. Jackson

Douglas T. Jackson, MD, JD
Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist, University Hospital
Assistant Professor, Rutgers - New Jersey Medical School

Education

  • Medical School: Temple University Medical School (1983)
  • Residency: Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center

 

Certification

  • Board Certification: Anesthesiology, Echocardiography

 

Clinical Interests

  • Cardiothoracic anesthesia

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