Physician Profile

Michael S. Dahn, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Surgery
Director, Vascular Fellowship
Office Locations:

Vascular Surgery
UConn Health
Outpatient Pavilion, 6th Floor East
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030

Vascular Surgery
1115 West Street
Southington, CT 06489

Board Certifications:
  • Surgery
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Vascular Surgery
Education and Training:
Undergraduate SchoolRensselaer Polytechnic InstituteChemistry
Medical SchoolState University of New York at BuffaloMedicine
Graduate SchoolWayne State UniversityBiochemistry
FellowshipMercy General HospitalEndovascular Medicine
ResidencyWayne State UniversityGeneral Surgery
ResidencyBoston University Medical CenterGeneral Surgery
Honors and Awards:
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Loeser AwardSchool of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Drezner Teaching Award in Vascular Surgery
Golden Scalpel AwardWayne State University
Best Paper (Worldwide) in Critical Care Medicine Intensive Care World
Stanley J. Dudrick Award for Research in Nutrition and Metabolism American Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
Helen DeRoy Traveling Fellowship Wayne State University School of Medicine
Phi Lambda Upsilon (Honorary Chemical Society)
Schenectady Chemical Corporation, Academic ScholarshipRensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Hospital Affiliation:
  • John Dempsey Hospital
Clinical Interests:

Endovascular surgery and carotid angioplasty

Research Interests:

Carotid angioplasty

Languages Other than English:
  • German
Selected Publications:

Peer Reviewed Publications

Poster presentations. . (2014). Luminescence : the journal of biological and chemical luminescence, S1, (29 Suppl 1), 55-106.

Cerebral intolerance during flow arrested carotid angioplasty. St Louis, Myron; Park, Brian D; Dahn, Michael; Bozeman, Patricia. (2012). Vascular and endovascular surgery, 1, (46), 85-8.

Obesity is not an independent risk factor for adverse perioperative and long-term clinical outcomes following open AAA repair or EVAR. Park, Brian; Dargon, Phong; Binette, Christopher; Babic, Bruna; Thomas, Tina; Divinagracia, Thomas; Dahn, Michael S; Menzoian, James O. (2011). Vascular and endovascular surgery, 7, (45), 607-13.

Demographic, etiological, and histological pulmonary analysis of patients with acute respiratory failure: a study of 19 years of autopsies. Soeiro, Alexandre de Matos; Ruppert, Aline D; Canzian, Mauro; Parra, Edwin R; Farhat, Cecília; Capelozzi, Vera L. (2011). Clinics (São Paulo, Brazil), 7, (66), 1193-7.

A field study on characteristics and diversity of gene expression in the liver of dairy cows during the transition period. Graber, M; Kohler, S; Kaufmann, T; Doherr, M G; Bruckmaier, R M; van Dorland, H A. (2010). Journal of dairy science, 11, (93), 5200-15.