Dr. Steven Hofstetter's Bio/CV

Steven Roy Hofstetter, MD, FACS

Chief of Surgical Services,NYU Hospital Center

 

Date of Birth: December 7, 1946
Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York

Office Address: 530 First Avenue, 6C
New York, NY 10016
Office Telephone: (212) 263-7302
Fax: (212) 263-7511
Email: hofsts01@endeavor.med.nyu.edu

 

Education

1967 - 1971: College of Medicine, Upstate Medical Center of the State University of New York, Syracuse, New York. Doctor of Medicine, Cum Laude 1971

1963 - 1967: Brooklyn College of the City University of New York. Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Cum Laude 1967

 

Post-Graduate Training

1975 - 1976: New York University Medical Center-Bellevue Hospital Center, Chief Resident Surgeon

1972 - 1975: New York University Medical Center-Bellevue Hospital Center, Residency Straight Surgery

1971 - 1972: New York University Medical Center-Bellevue Hospital Center, Internship Straight Surgery

 

Academic Appointments

1985 - Present: Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery, New York University School of Medicine

1978 - 1984: Assistant Professor of Surgery, New York University School of Medicine

1972 - 1976: Clinical Instructor in Surgery, New York University School of Medicine

1971 - 1972: Teaching Assistant, New York University School of Medicine


Professional Appointments

 

2001 - Present: Chief of Surgical Services, NYU Hospital Center, New York

1993 - Present : Director, B Surgical Service, Bellevue Hospital, New York

1978 - Present: Director, Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Manhattan Veterans Administration Hospital, New York

1978 - Present: Co-Director, Shock and Trauma Unit, Bellevue Hospital, New York

 

Hospital Appointments

Associate Attending Surgeon, Tisch Hospital, New York University Medical Center

Attending Surgeon, Bellevue Hospital, New York

Attending Surgeon, Manhattan Veterans Administration Hospital, New York

 

Military Service

1976 - 1978: Major, United States Army Medical Corps, Chief, General Surgery Service, Patterson Army Hospital, Fort Monmouth, New Jersey

 

Specialty Boards

Re-certified, American Board of Surgery: 2000 (Certificate #22819)

American Board of Surgery: 1977

National Board of Medical Examiners: 1972

Certifications

Instructor: Advanced Trauma Life Support, American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma, 1984

Laparoscopic Cholecystecomy, Creighton University, Omaha Nebraska, July 1990

Advanced Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery, Cincinnati Ohio, February 1993

Solid Organ Laparoscopy, Cincinnati Ohio, August 1998


Academic Honors

New York University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery "Attending of the Year" : 1993

Barnett Memorial Teaching Award, New York: 1976

Upjohn Academic Achievement Award, Syracuse: 1971

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society: 1970

 

Professional Societies

Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons: 1993

Critical Care Society: 1988

New York Surgical Society: 1985

American College of Surgeons: 1981

American Society of Abdominal Surgeons: 1981

New York County Medical Society: 1980

New York State Medical Society: 1980

American Medical Association: 1976

 

Committees

Chairman, Perioperative Services Committee, Tisch Hospital, 1999 - Present

Chairman, Communications Task Force, 1998 - Present

Chairman, Work Environment Task Force, Tisch Hospital, 1998 - Present

Chairman, Surgical Case Review Committee, Tisch Hospital, 1997

Clinical Resource Utilization Management Committee, Tisch Hospital, 1997 - Present

Surgical Chairmanís Operating Room Committee, Tisch Hospital, 1996 - Present

Housestaff Committee, Department of Surgery, NYU School of Medicine, 1995 - Present

Executive Committee of The Medical Board, Tisch Hospital, 1995 - Present

Chairman, Multidisciplinary SICU Committee, Manhattan VA Hospital, 1982 - Present

Operating Room Committee, Tisch Hospital, 1996 - Present

Credentials Committee, Bellevue Hospital, 1989 - 1995

Assistant Chairman, Surgical Case Review Committee, Tisch Hospital, 1985 - 1996

Formulary Committee, Tisch Hospital, 1985 - 1996


Visiting Professorships

Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem Israel, June 1983

University of Rome, Polyclinico Hospital, Rome Italy, August 1984

University of the Philippines, Manila, February 1999

 

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