Fred Wolodiger MD, FACS


Dr. Fred Wolodiger received his MD degree at Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. He trained in general surgery at the University of California, San Diego and at North Shore Hospital in Manhasset, New York. His vascular surgery training took place at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center, where he has been in practice sine 1987. Dr. Wolodiger is board certified in General Surgery and has the Certificate for Special Competency in General Vascular Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the New Jersey Vascular Society. Dr. Wolodiger has published on a variety of vascular surgical subjects.

Since the development of minimally invasive surgery, Dr. Wolodiger has been on the forefront of surgical application of the promising technique of laparoscopy. He has special training in laparoscopic bariatric surgery and vast experience with elective and emergency gallbladder and bowel procedures. He also has 25 years of expertise in wound healing problems, limb salvage surgery and small vessel vein bypass surgery, with exceptional results. His modest and gentle manner is appreciated by his patients.

Dr. Wolodiger is a marathon class runner who has been sighted recently in Boston and New York City races, near the front of the pack

He lives in Englewood, with his wife and daughter, within running distance of Englewood Hospital.


Curriculum Vitae


Academic Degree
Brooklyn College, BA (Magna Cum Laude), Brooklyn, New York

Professional Degree
Downstate Medical Center (Cum Laude), Brooklyn, NY

Internship:
University of California San Diego (Surgery), San Diego, California

Residency
North Shore University Hospital (Surgery), Manhasset, New York

Fellowship
Peripheral Vascular Surgery, Englewood Hospital and Medical Center, Englewood, NJ

Medical License
New York and New Jersey

Certifications
Diplomate American Board of Surgery
National Board of Medical Examiners
Certificate for Special Competency in General Vascular Surgery

Project
Scientific Exhibit - American College of Surgeons Conference: "Gastrointestinal Complications of Typhoid Fever", October 1983.

Teaching Appointments
Clinical Instructor in Surgery, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, 1991
Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Hospital Appointments
-Active Attending in Surgery, Englewood Hospital and Medical Center, Englewood, NJ 1987-Present.

Profession Society Memberships
American College of Surgeons
Bergen County Medical Society
Vascular Society of New Jersey (Candidate)

Committees
Critical Care Committee, Englewood Hospital, 1989-

Diabetes Advisory Committee, Englewood Hospital, 1988-Present
Institutional Review Board, Engelwood Hospital, 1990-1997
Quality Assurance Committee, Englewood Hospital, 1990-Present
Director, Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Englewood Hospital, 1990-1994
Chairman, Quality Assurance Committee, 1993-

Medical Executive Committee, Englewood Hospital



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