Expert Witness No.477CLINICAL EXPERIENCE:
Medical Center, New York, NY
Attending Vascular Surgeon, Assistant Professor, Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Established J. Greenidge Travelling Grant for International Vascular Surgery Collaboration
Hospital, New York, NY
Attending Vascular Surgeon
VA Hospital, New York, NY
Attending Vascular Surgeon
Board Certified Vascular Surgery, 2011-Present
Board Certified General Surgery, 2008-Present
RPVI (Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation), 2009-Present
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, 2012-Present
Licensed to Practice Medicine in Florida and New YorkEDUCATION:
NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, NY
Vascular Surgery Fellow, 2008-2010
Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL
General Surgery Residency
Chief Resident Surgery, 2007-2008
Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA
Doctor of Medicine, 3.9/4.0 GPA
Alpha Omega Alpha
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
BS Molecular Biology, HIGH HONORS
Minors in Biochemistry and Spanish
University of Oxford at Worcester College, Oxford, England ADDITIONAL CLINICAL EXPERIENCE:
Emergency Medical Technician, Atlanta, GA
Dedicated 911 Emergency Transport, Phoenix Award 1999
Elective Surgery Rotation, Nairobi, Kenya
St. Mary’s Hospital, Kibera SlumAWARDS:
Jobst Award: 2009-2010
De Groot Award: 2009-2010
New York Society for Vascular Surgery Fellows Award: 2009
Dr. Walter Shepeard Achievement Award: Medical College of Georgia: 2003
Jacksonville Magazine: Voted “Top Docs”
“Best of the Best” resident competition – Florida American College of Surgeons INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY:
Registered Copyright: Gamma Probe Localization of the Ureters © April 2006
Patent (pending): Distal ureter compression device (device used for the above novel technique of ureteral localization)ACTIVITIES:
Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society: 2012-Present
Society for Vascular Surgery: 2010-Present
Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity: 1994-1999
Vice President 1999
3 Term Philanthropy Chairman
Tae Kwon Do (2nd degree Black Belt)
Sadek M, Berland TL, Maldonado TS, et. al. “Use of the Artis-Zeego iGuide Program Facilitates a Rapid and Safe Translumbar Approach for the Treatment of Type-2 Endoleaks.” Society For Clinical Vascular Surgery.
Sadek M, Pachter HL, Berland TL, et.al. “An Endovascular-Approach for the Treatment of Splenic Artery Aneurysms is Safe and Efficacious.” Society For Clinical Vascular Surgery.
Dexter D, Rockman C, Adelman MA, Berland TL, et. al. “Do Patent Aortic Side Branches Affect Aneurysm Sac Growth?” Society For Clinical Vascular Surgery.
Garg K, Berland TL, Veith FJ, et. al. “A Unique Technique for Intentional Occlusion of an Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm.” Eastern Vascular Society.
Berland TL, Kabnick L, Jacobowitz, et. al. “Compression After Endovenous Ablation. Is it Worthwhile? The Evidence?” VEITH Symposium.
Berland TL, Maldonado T, Kabnick L, et. al. “A Randomized Trial of Compression vs. No Compression after Endovenous Ablation.” VEITH Symposium.
Berland TL, Kabnick L, et. al. “Compression vs. No Compression After Endovenous Ablation of the Great Saphenous Vein.” New York Society for Vascular Surgery.
Berland TL, Kabnick L, et. al. “Endovenous Laser Ablation In Over 1000 Limbs with One to Two Year Follow-Up.” Peripheral Vascular Surgical Society.
Berland TL, Rockman, CR, Kabnick L, Bauer S, Adelman MA, et al. “Safety and Efficacy of Radiofrequency Ablation of the Small Saphenous Vein.” American College of Phlebology.
Solomon B, Berland TL et al. “Carotid Artery Stenting in the Setting of Difficult Arch Anatomy.” Eastern Vascular Society.
Baxter A, Berland TL, et. al. “Cystic Adventitial Disease of the Popliteal Artery.” Eastern Vascular Society.
Berland TL et. al., “A Novel Technique For Intraoperative Ureteral Localization.” Association of International Vascular Surgeons (AIVS).
Weichman K, Berland TL, et. al. “Intermittent Foot Claudication With Severe Dorsiflexion: Seminal Case of Dorsalis Pedis Artery Entrapment.” Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society.
Berland TL et. al. “Experience and Technique With Iatrogenic Sublcavian Artery Injury.” Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society.
Berland TL et. al., “Gamma Probe Localization of the Ureters: A Novel Concept.” Florida Chapter of American College of Surgeons.
Berland TL et. al., “Gamma Probe Localization of the Ureters: A Novel Technique.” Poster. Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons.
Berland TL, Hakaim AG, Oldenburg WA, Fakhre GP, Grewal M. “Endovenous Ablation of the Greater Saphenous Vein: A Comparison of Radiofrequency vs. Laser Ablation.” Poster. Southeastern Surgical Congress.
Fakhre GP, Berland TL, Lube M. “One Hundred Consecutive Splenectomies For Trauma: Is Histological Evaluation Really Necessary?” Poster. Southeastern Surgical Congress.
Hickman H, Berland TL, Metzger P. “Transanal Excision of Rectal Cancer Is Appropriate In Carefully Selected Patients.” Poster. American College of Surgeons.
Falkensammer J, Hakaim A, Oldenburg W, Berland TL. “Feasibility and Early Results of Percutaneous Directional Atherectomy.” Florida Vascular Society.
Berland TL, Smith SL, Huguet KL. “Occult Fifth Gland Intrathyroid Parathyroid Adenoma Identified By Gamma Probe.” Poster. Southeastern Surgical Congress.
Huguet KL, Berland TL, Hinder RH. “Late Gastric Perforations after Laparoscopic Fundoplication."Poster. Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons.
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