Michael L Marin, MD Email Michael Marin
- PROFESSOR AND SYSTEM CHAIR | Surgery, Vascular Surgery
- Vascular Surgery
- Hospital Affiliations
- New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
- The Lauder Family Cardiovascular Ambulatory Center 212-241-0737 212-241-0737
A graduate of the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Dr. Marin completed an internship and residency at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center in New York; and subsequently went on to pursue a fellowship in vascular surgery at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He remained on the faculty at Albert Einstein until 1996, when he was recruited to Mount Sinai to launch the endovascular aortic surgery program. He was endowed as the Henry Kaufman Professor of Surgery in 1999, and appointed Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery in 2000. In December 2003, Dr. Michael L. Marin was appointed Chairman, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine and Surgeon-in-Chief of The Mount Sinai Medical Center. In 2007, he was named The Julius H. Jacobson II, M.D. Professor of Vascular Surgery.
Dr. Marin has revolutionized modern vascular surgery. In 1992, in New York, together with Dr. Juan Parodi from Argentina, he performed a minimally invasive repair of an abdominal aortic aneurysm under local anesthesia in an 80 year old man who had multiple medical comorbidities. This event, the first such procedure ever performed in the United States, sparked the rapid development of new treatments by Dr. Marin and other physicians from around the world for the minimally invasive treatment of vascular disease. Application of these techniques and new devices have been extended by Dr. Marin to virtually all areas of arterial vascular disease. Using these minimally invasive stent graft techniques and devices, Dr. Marin performed the world’s first minimally invasive repair of a popliteal and iliac artery aneurysms and, in 1994, performed the world’s first endovascular repair of a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm.
Inventions and techniques resulting from Dr. Marin’s work formed the basis of 12 important U.S. patents. In 1997, he founded the Teramed Corporation to advance the development and manufacturing of aortic stent graft devices. Teramed was acquired by Johnson & Johnson Corporation in 2001.
An active clinician and teacher, Dr. Marin has contributed extensively to medical literature, including 200 original communications in peer-reviewed journals and more than 60 book chapters. He has served on the editorial boards of the major surgery journals, and has shared his ideas and developments as an invited lecturer throughout the United States and around the world. He has also made over 300 presentations at scientific meetings in the United States and abroad. Additionally, he holds memberships in most regional, national and international professional societies. His achievements have garnered awards from such groups as the American Society of Gastroenterology, The Society for Vascular Surgery and The Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society.In the News
Dr. Marin describes his career in treating abdominal aortic aneurysms, and the research he's doing to help prevent these in future generations.
Hear about the Department of Surgery's global surgical initiatives from Dr. Marin
Dr. Marin and his work with Preventing Aortic Aneurysms were recently profiled in The Daily News feature The Daily Check Up. View the PDF.
See how Dr. Marin’s work led to the creation of Mount Sinai’s Kyabirwa Surgical Facility in Uganda.
Read about how Mount Sinai is improving the incomparable care given to patients thanks to leaders like Dr. Marin.
American Board of Surgery
- Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
- Aortic Aneurysm
- Aortic Aneurysm Repair/Removal
- Carotid Artery Endarterectomy
- Carotid Artery Stenosis
Multi-Disciplinary Training Area
Pharmacology and Therapeutics Discovery [PTD]
MD, Ichan School of Medicine
Fellowship, Vascular Surgery
Montefiore Medical Center
The Jacobi Medallion
The Mount Sinai Alumni
New York Magazine
Saul Horowitz, Jr., Memorial Award
The Mount Sinai Hospital
4th Dardik Education and Research Award
Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society
The Liebig Foundation Award
The Society for Vascular Surgery
Blakemore Surgical Research Prize
Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
Basic Science Achievement Award
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Rorer Science Award
The American College of Gastroenterology
National Institutes of Health
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Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Marin during 2018 and/or 2019. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
- W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc.
Scientific Advisory Board:
- MD Insider, Inc
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