David W Wormuth, MD, MPH

David W Wormuth, MD, MPH
Appointed 07/07/11
Upstate University Hospital - Downtown Campus
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-1800

Hospital Campus

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: University of Rochester Medical Center, 2000, Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Residency: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 1998, Surgery
  • Fellowship: Harvard Medical School, 1995, Medical Informatics
  • MPH: Harvard School of Public Health, 1994
  • MD: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 1990
  • BS: Saint Lawrence University, 1986

Clinical Interests

  • Lung and Esophageal Cancer

Education Interests

  • Medical Informatics

Research Interests

  • Medical Informatics

Specialties & Certification

  • Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Achalasia
  • Asbestos Exposure
  • Barretts Esophagitis
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (BPD)
  • Chest Pain (Lung Related)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) Caused by Injury
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) not Related to Injury
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia
  • Dysphagia
  • Enlarged Lymph Nodes
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Dysmotility
  • Esophageal Stricture
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Disease
  • Lung Disorders
  • Malignant Pleural Effusion
  • Mesothelioma
  • Pericardial Effusion
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pleurisy
  • Postoperative Care After Major Surgery
  • Recurrent Respiratory Infections
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Swallowing Difficulty or Dysphagia
  • Throat Cancer
  • Thymoma
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tracheoesophageal Fistula
  • Tuberculosis (TB)
  • Zenker's Diverticulum

Treats

  • Adults

Treatments/Services

  • Bronchoscopy
  • Central Venous Access
  • Chest Pain Treatment
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • EGD (Upper Endoscopy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Fracture Treatment of Ribs
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Antireflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy
  • Laparoscopic Paraesophageal Hernia Repair
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lung Volume Reduction Surgery
  • Mediastinal Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Lung Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Pericardial Window
  • Pleurx Catheter Insertion
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thymectomy
Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/wormuthd
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