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Martin A. Makary, MD

Surgery and Public Health

Associate Professor

Departmental Affiliation(s):

School of Medicine (Primary)
Health Policy and Management (Joint)

Center & Institute Affiliation(s):

Contact Information

Osler 624, 600 N. Wolfe St.
Baltimore , Maryland   21231


Personal website :




- Health Policy - Access to Healthcare - Medicare/Medicaid Policy - Health Insurance - Public Health and Surgery - Culture in Healthcare - Safety Evaluation - Surgery in the Elderly - Pancreas and GIST Tumors - Laparoscopic Technology - Quality of Care & Patient Safety - Culture in Medicine - Epidemiology of Surgical GI Disease - Patient Safety - Quality of Healthcare - Costs in Healthcare

Honors and Awards

Best Teacher Award, Georgetown Univeristy, Dennis Jahnigan Research Award, Diplomat, American Board of Surgery

Surgery, Public Health, Cancer Care, Health Policy, Risk Management, Patient Safety and Quality

  • Books:

  • Makary MA. Minimally-Invasive Vein and Artery Harvesting, 2000.

  • Makary MA. Aortic Stent-Grafts: Clinical and Financial Implications, 2001.

  • Brokaw M, Makary MA. Coronary Brachytherapy, 2001.

  • Makary MA. General Surgery Review, 2004.