Physician Profile

David W. McFadden, M.D.

Chair, Department of Surgery
Office Locations:

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

Board Certifications:
  • Other
  • Surgical Critical Care
Education and Training:
Undergraduate SchoolUniversity of VirginiaPsychology
Medical SchoolUniversity of Virginia Medicine
Graduate SchoolChamplain CollegeBusiness Administration
FellowshipJohns Hopkins University School of MedicineHepatobiliary and Critical Care Surgery
InternshipJohns Hopkins University School of MedicineGeneral Surgery
ResidencyJohns Hopkins University School of MedicineGeneral Surgery
Hospital Affiliation:
  • John Dempsey Hospital
Selected Publications:

Peer Reviewed Publications

The true relevance of first-case start delays. Tsai, Mitchell H; Hudson, Mark E; Emerick, Trent D; McFadden, David W. (2015). American journal of surgery, 2, (209), 427-9.

Evolving practice patterns in the management of acute colonic diverticulitis: a population-based analysis. Li, Debbie; Baxter, Nancy N; McLeod, Robin S; Moineddin, Rahim; Wilton, Andrew S; Nathens, Avery B. (2014). Diseases of the colon and rectum, 12, (57), 1397-405.

Leptin increases VEGF expression and enhances angiogenesis in human chondrosarcoma cells. Yang, Wei-Hung; Chen, Jui-Chieh; Hsu, Kai-Hsiang; Lin, Chih-Yang; Wang, Shih-Wei; Wang, Shoou-Jyi; Chang, Yung-Sen; Tang, Chih-Hsin. (2014). Biochimica et biophysica acta, 12, (1840), 3483-93.

Patient selection and the volume effect in pancreatic surgery: unequal benefits?. Bliss, Lindsay A; Yang, Catherine J; Chau, Zeling; Ng, Sing Chau; McFadden, David W; Kent, Tara S; Moser, A James; Callery, Mark P; Tseng, Jennifer F. (2014). HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association, 10, (16), 899-906.

Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE and ACE2) imbalance correlates with the severity of cerulein-induced acute pancreatitis in mice. Liu, Ruixia; Qi, Haiyu; Wang, Jing; Wang, Yan; Cui, Lijian; Wen, Yan; Yin, Chenghong. (2014). Experimental physiology, 4, (99), 651-63.