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Chris D Tzarnas , MD

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Medical Group:

Tzarnas, Chris D., M.D.
Specialties Accepting New Patients
Plastic/Reconstructive Surgery
  Board Certified in 1987
No
General Surgery
  Board Certified in 1982
No
Age: 65     Gender: M

Internship:
Presbyterian Medical Center of Philadelphia

Residency:
Presbyterian Medical Center of Philadelphia

Primary Affiliation:  Bryn Mawr Hospital

* Members of the Main Line Health medical staff are affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital.

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Office Information

Location:
8815 Germantown Avenue, Suite 36
Philadelphia, PA  19118

TEL: 215.247.7740
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Access Information:
Public Transportation, Handicap Access

hours icon Hours: Weekdays
 

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Tzarnas, Chris D., M.D. Philadelphia, PA  19118

TEL: 215.247.7740

View Map | Get Directions

Access Information:
Public Transportation, Handicap Access

Hours:Weekdays



Titles

Academic Titles:
Instructor in Surgery - Jefferson Medical College

Clinical/Dept Titles:

Attending Physician

Recent Clinical Studies Published

Dr. Tzarnas has been published in many journals, listed below are just a few.

Tzarnas CD: Carpal tunnel syndrome: an update. Curr Surg 1999:56(9)483-487.

Tzarnas CD: Metachronous inflammatory pseudotumor ("myofibroblastoma"). Plast Reconstr Surg 2001; 105(5):1455-1456.

Tzarnas CD, Tzilinis A: Simultaneous carotid endarterectomy and excision of ipsilateral branchial cleft fistula. Vasc Surg 2001; 35(6):473-475.

Tzarnas CD, Wittenborn WS, Whitlark JD, Ayers WH: Salvage of total esophageal reconstruction with microvascular free left colon flap. J Reconstr Microsurg 2002; 1(4) 261-262.,

Tzarnas CD, Fessenden J: Audition electives during surgical residency and selection for post-residency fellowship positions. Curr Surg 2002; 59(4):412-415.

Recent Honors, Awards, Citations

2002, Philadelphia Magazine 'Top Docs', Plastic Surgery, Main Line Health.

2002-03, America's Top Surgeons, Consumer's Research Council of America.

2001, Finalist, ACGME Parker J. Palmar "Courage to Teach" Award.

1997, Marquis' Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare.

1997, Marquis' Who's Who in the East.

1996-99 and 1999-02, AMA Physician's Recognition Award for CME with Special Commendation.

1995, Competitive NIH National Library of Medicine Fellowship awardee, Medical Informatics.

Community/Team Clinical Affiliations

Operating Room Committee, Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital.
Infection Control Committee, Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital.
Cancer Committee, Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital.
Surgical Quality Review Committee, Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital.
Surgical Advisory Committee, Mercy Catholic Medical Center.
Graduate Medical Education Committee, Mercy Catholic Medical Center.
Chairman, Surgery Graduate Medical Education Committee, Mercy Catholic Medical Center.
Mercy Health System, Medical Morals Committee.

Current Memberships and Activities

American Society of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeons
Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons
Robert H. Ivy Society
Philadelphia Society of Plastic Surgeons
Lipoplasty Society of North America
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
American College of Surgeons
Pennsylvania Medical Association
Philadelphia County Medical Society
American Medical Writers Association
Association of Program Directors in Surgery
Association for Surgical Education
American College of Surgeons Educators Club
Association for Academic Surgery

GENERAL

Specialties: Plastic/Reconstructive Surgery (Board Certified in 1987) - Not Accepting New Patients
General Surgery (Board Certified in 1982) - Not Accepting New Patients
Age: 65     Gender: M

Internship:
Presbyterian Medical Center of Philadelphia

Residency:
Presbyterian Medical Center of Philadelphia

Primary Affiliation:  Bryn Mawr Hospital

* Members of the Main Line Health medical staff are affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital.

Titles

Academic Titles:
Instructor in Surgery - Jefferson Medical College

Clinical/Dept Titles:

Attending Physician


PRACTICE

Practice Name:
Tzarnas, Chris D., M.D.

appointment icon Location:

8815 Germantown Avenue, Suite 36
Philadelphia, PA  19118
TEL: 215.247.7740
transportation icon Access Information:  Public Transportation,Handicap Access
hours icon Hours: Weekdays

PUBLICATIONS & CITATIONS

Recent Clinical Studies Published

Dr. Tzarnas has been published in many journals, listed below are just a few.

Tzarnas CD: Carpal tunnel syndrome: an update. Curr Surg 1999:56(9)483-487.

Tzarnas CD: Metachronous inflammatory pseudotumor ("myofibroblastoma"). Plast Reconstr Surg 2001; 105(5):1455-1456.

Tzarnas CD, Tzilinis A: Simultaneous carotid endarterectomy and excision of ipsilateral branchial cleft fistula. Vasc Surg 2001; 35(6):473-475.

Tzarnas CD, Wittenborn WS, Whitlark JD, Ayers WH: Salvage of total esophageal reconstruction with microvascular free left colon flap. J Reconstr Microsurg 2002; 1(4) 261-262.,

Tzarnas CD, Fessenden J: Audition electives during surgical residency and selection for post-residency fellowship positions. Curr Surg 2002; 59(4):412-415.

Recent Honors, Awards, Citations

2002, Philadelphia Magazine 'Top Docs', Plastic Surgery, Main Line Health.

2002-03, America's Top Surgeons, Consumer's Research Council of America.

2001, Finalist, ACGME Parker J. Palmar "Courage to Teach" Award.

1997, Marquis' Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare.

1997, Marquis' Who's Who in the East.

1996-99 and 1999-02, AMA Physician's Recognition Award for CME with Special Commendation.

1995, Competitive NIH National Library of Medicine Fellowship awardee, Medical Informatics.

Community/Team Clinical Affiliations

Operating Room Committee, Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital.
Infection Control Committee, Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital.
Cancer Committee, Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital.
Surgical Quality Review Committee, Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital.
Surgical Advisory Committee, Mercy Catholic Medical Center.
Graduate Medical Education Committee, Mercy Catholic Medical Center.
Chairman, Surgery Graduate Medical Education Committee, Mercy Catholic Medical Center.
Mercy Health System, Medical Morals Committee.

Current Memberships and Activities

American Society of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeons
Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons
Robert H. Ivy Society
Philadelphia Society of Plastic Surgeons
Lipoplasty Society of North America
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
American College of Surgeons
Pennsylvania Medical Association
Philadelphia County Medical Society
American Medical Writers Association
Association of Program Directors in Surgery
Association for Surgical Education
American College of Surgeons Educators Club
Association for Academic Surgery

Membership on the medical staff of any of our hospitals does not constitute an employment or agency relationship.

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