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Subroto Paul, MD, to Lead Thoracic Surgery Program at Barnabas Health

09/22/2015

New Jersey – Subroto Paul, MD, MPH, has been named Director of Thoracic Surgery for Barnabas Health. In this role, he will assist in coordinating thoracic surgical care among Barnabas Health's seven acute-care hospitals located in Essex, Hudson, Monmouth and Ocean Counties.

Robert P. Braun, System Vice President, Cancer Service Line, Barnabas Health, shares that in this new role, Dr. Paul will focus on further enhancing the outstanding thoracic surgery program at Barnabas Health. "In addition to joining our medical team in performing complex surgeries to address diseases of the chest, Dr. Paul will serve a pivotal role in enhancing clinical pathways to ensure we continue to provide the highest standard of care to our patients."

According to Dr. Paul, whose interests include the minimally invasive treatment of both malignant and benign thoracic disorders, a coordinated approach to surgical care is paramount when striving to provide the most clinically superior and efficient services to patients and families. "It is only through a dedication to collaboration and consistency, that we can ensure individuals are receiving the most appropriate care," adds the author of more than 90 peer-reviewed articles in thoracic surgery.

Prior to joining Barnabas Health, Dr. Paul served as Associate Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery and an Attending Surgeon in the Division of Thoracic Surgery at the New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center. He also held a secondary appointment in the Department of Health Policy and Research.

"It is my privilege to welcome Dr. Paul to our esteemed medical team," says John F. Bonamo, MD, MS, FACOG, FACPE, Chief Medical Officer, Barnabas Health. "His distinguished clinical background in thoracic surgery, combined with his commitment to treating the entire patient and not only illness, is a reflection of the collaborative philosophy of care practiced throughout Barnabas Health."

Rated as one of New York magazine's "Best Doctors," Dr. Paul is a member of the American Association of Thoracic Surgery, International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, American College of Surgeons, American Society for Clinical Oncology, Society for Thoracic Surgery and American College of Chest Physicians.

He received both a bachelor's and master's degree from Yale University, obtained a master's degree in Public Health from Columbia University, and earned a medical degree from Harvard Medical School. He completed both his General Surgery Residency and Thoracic Surgery Fellowship at Brigham and Women's Hospital, a Harvard Medical School affiliate.

Dr. Paul can be reached in his Livingston office at 973-322-5195.

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