Alan Dardik, MD/PhD, FACS, DFSVS, FAHA
Dr. Alan Dardik is a surgeon-scientist who seeks to use the power of molecular biology to achieve a modern understanding of vascular disease, and to use the basic science laboratory to perform cutting edge research to ultimately benefit patients with vascular disease. Dr. Dardik trained at Yale, the University of Pennsylvania, and the Johns Hopkins Hospital before his appointment to the Yale faculty in 2001.
Dr. Dardik concentrates his clinical practice in vascular surgery at the VA Connecticut where was formerly the Chief of the Vascular service for 8 years, performing the full range of vascular procedures and focusing on the teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows. Dr. Dardik has recently edited several textbooks of surgery, including Outpatient Surgery. Clinical decision making and board review (Radcliffe 2012), Vascular Surgery: A Global Perspective (Springer 2017), and Vascular Diseases for the Non-Specialist (Springer 2017).
Dr. Dardik has won several teaching awards:
- 2002 Faculty Teaching Award, Surgical Residents of St Mary’s Hospital, Waterbury, CT;
- 2004 Faculty Teaching Award, Surgical Residents of St Mary’s Hospital, Waterbury, CT;
- 2005 Honorable Mention, C. Elton Cahow Award for Outstanding Faculty Teaching, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT;
- 2006 C. Elton Cahow Award for Outstanding Faculty Teaching, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT.
- Professor of Surgery (Vascular) and of Cellular and Molecular Physiology
- Vice Chair (Faculty Affairs), Surgery
Education & Training
- FellowVascular Surgery; The Johns Hopkins Hospital (2001)
- Chief ResidentGeneral Surgery; The Johns Hopkins Hospital (2000)
- ResidentThe Johns Hopkins Hospital (1999)
- Specialist RegistrarThe John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, England (1999)
- Postdoctoral Fellow (NIH F32)Johns Hopkins University (1997)
- MD/PhDUniversity of Pennsylvania (1993)
- BSYale University, New Haven, CT, Computer Science (1986)