Ronald E. Ross, MD

Attending Cardiothoracic Surgeon

*Services provided under contract by Mid-Atlantic Surgical Associates

Residency

  • General Surgery and Chief Resident: St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY. 2006-2012

Specialty Training

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery: Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester, New York. 2012-2014

Board Certified

  • General Surgery

Special Interests

  • Adult Cardiac Surgery

Personal Achievements

  • Vascular Surgery Intern of the Year 2008
  • General Surgery Intern of the Year 2007

Publications

  • Lee DY, Lewis, JL, Wexelman BA, Freedman BC, Ross RE, Tartter PI. “The Consequence of Undertreatment of Patients treated with Breast Conserving Therapy for Ductal Carcinoma In-Situ” The American Journal of Surgery, July 2013
  • Lee DY, Rehmani SS, Guend H Park K, Ross RE, Alkhalifa M, Mcginty JJ, Teixeira JA. “The Incidence of Trocar-site Hernia in Minimally Invasive Bariatric Surgery: A Comparison of Multi versus Single-port Laparoscopy” Surgical Endoscopy. Apr 2013; 27(4):1287-1291
  • Wassef M, Lee DY, Levine JL, Ross RE, Guend H, Vandepitte C, Hadzic A, Teixeira J. Feasibility and analgesic efficacy of the transversus abdominis plane block after single-port laparoscopy in patients having bariatric surgery. Journal of Pain Research. 2013:6 837–841
  • Lee DY, Rehmani SS, Guend H, Park K, Ross RE, Alkhalifa M, Mcginty JJ, Teixeira JA. The Incidence of Trocar-site Hernia in Minimally Invasive Bariatric Surgery: A Comparison of Multi versus Single-port Laparoscopy. Surgical Endoscopy. Apr 2013;27(4):1287-1291
  • Lee DY, Guend H, Park K, Levine J, Ross RE, McGinty JJ, Teixeira JA. Outcomes of Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric Bypass versus Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding in Adolescents. Obesity Surgery. Dec 2012;22(12):1859-1864.
  • Ross RE, Balaram SK. Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery. In: Herzog E, Ed. The Cardiac Care Unit Survival Guide. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 2012: p. 77-88
  • Lee DY, Myers EA, Rehmani SS, Wexelman BA, Ross RE, Besley SS, McGinty JJ, Bhora FY. Surgical Residents’ Perception of the 16-hour Work Day Restriction: Concern for Negative Impact on Resident Education and Patient Care. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. Dec 2012;215(6):868-877.
  • Balaram SK, Ross RE, Sherrid MV, Schwartz GS, Hillel Z, Winson G, Swistel DG. “Role of mitral valve plication in the surgical management of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy” The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2012
  • Tchantchaleishvili V, Sagebin F, Ross RE, Hallinan W, Schwarz KQ, Massey HT. Evaluation and treatment of pump thrombosis and hemolysis. Ann Cardiothorac Surg. 2014 Sep;3(5):490-5

Lectures and Symposiums

  • Lee DY, Ross RE, Lewis J, Tartter PI. “Ductal Carcinoma InSitu, Low Rates of Recurrence Reduce the Significance of Conventional Prognostic Factors and Adjuvant Therapies” Society of Surgical Oncology Annual Cancer Symposium 2012
  • Wassef M, Guend H, Levine J, Ross R, Hadzic A, Teixeira J “Transversus Abdominus Plane Block + Single Port Operation = Almost Scarless and Almost Painless Surgery: A Pilot Study on Single-Port Sleeve Gastrectomy” The Society of American Gastronintestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons Annual Meeting 2012
  • Lee DY, Ross R, Wassef M, Levine J, Texeira J “Laparosopic Roux-Y-Gastric Bypass Achieves Superior Weight Loss in Adolescents Compared to Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding” The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons Annual Meeting 2012
  • Lee DY, Guend H, Ross R, Reid M, Levine J, Teixeira J. Laparoscopic Roux-Y-Gastric Bypass Achieves Superior Weight Loss in Adolescents Compared to Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding: The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons Annual Meeting 2012
  • Levine J, Lee DY, Ross R, Park K, Teixeira J. Laparoscopic Mangement of GI Bleed from Penetrating Ulcer After RYGB: The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons Annual Meeting Video Presentation 2012
  • Lee DY, Latif M, Ross RE, Fisch J, Jimenez C, Belsley S, Bhora F. Are Surgeons with More Years in Practice Able to Adapt to Pay-for-performance (P4P)? Academic Surgical Congress 7th , Academic Surgical Congress 7th Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, 2012
  • Lee DY, Guend H, Ross RE, Wexelman BA, Schwartz GS, McGinty JJ, Bhora FY. Perceptions and Attitudes of General Surgery Residents Towards the Sixteen Hour Workday. Academic Surgical Congress 7th Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, 2012
  • Lee DY, Myers EA, Rehmani SS, Wexelman BA, Ross RE, Besley SS, McGinty JJ, Bhora FY Attitudes and Perceptions of General Surgery Residents on the Sixteen Hour Duty Limitation. The American College of Surgeons 98th Annual Clinical Congress, Chicago, IL, 2012
    Ross R, Percutaneous Coronary Intervention vs. Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery. Grand Rounds presentation, St.Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center, 2011
  • Ross R, Lantis J, Gendics C, Mendes D, Benvenisty A, Todd G. Outcomes of Split-thickness Skin Grafting affixed with Negative Pressure Wound Therapy: A single-center experience. Poster, 21st Annual Spring Symposium on Advanced Wound Care and the Wound Healing Society Meeting, San Diego Convention Center, 2008