Huntsville Cosmetic and Vascular Specialists

Your doctor and your clinic director

Gary M. Gross, MD (curriculum vitae)

Education:
University of Chicago, BS, Chemistry, 1974
Graduate courses in Biochemistry, 1974
University of Chicago, MD, 1978

Post-graduate Education:
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Surgery 1978-1982
Chief Resident in Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1982-1983
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Resident in Vascular Surgery 1983-1984
Training in venous sclerotherapy, 1983
Certified in Stent graft treatment of abdominal and thoracic aortic aneurysms
Certified in Cordis, Guidant, and Abbott carotid stenting
5 certifications in minimally invasive laser skin treatments
Extensive training and experience in facial cosmetic procedures
Training and certification in liposuction
Training and certification in laser lipolysis

Faculty Positions:
UAB Medical Center and Kirklin clinic, faculty and active medical staff, 1984-1993
UAB faculty and full-time active medical staff, Vascular Surgery, 1984-1993
UAB Director of Trauma Surgery, 1986
The Children's Hospital, Birmingham, 1986-1993
Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery, University of Alabama School of Medicine, Huntsville, at present

Certification:
National Board of Medical Examiners, 1979
Advanced Trauma Life Support, certification
Advanced Trauma Life Support instructor to 1993
American Board of Surgery, General Surgery, 1984
Recertification in General Surgery, 1993
Recertification in General Surgery, 2002
American Board of Surgery, Vascular Surgery, 1986
Recertification in Vascular Surgery, 1995
2nd Recertification in Vascular Surgery, 2004
AMA Physician's Recognition Award in Continuing Medical Education, with Honors

Membership in Professional Societies:
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
The Association for Academic Surgery
The John W. Kirklin Society
Society of Vascular Technology
Alabama Chapter of the American College of Surgeons
Ravdin-Rhoads Surgical Society
International Society of Cardiovascular Surgeons
Society of Vascular Surgery
Southeastern Surgical Congress
American Heart Association - Cardiovascular Surgery
The Southern Association for Vascular Surgery
American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
International Society for Endovascular Surgery

Committees and Appointments:
Association for Academic Surgery, elected to Executive Council, 1986-1988
Medical District Initiated Peer Review, Board Member, 1987-1988
Editorial reviewer for American Journal of Medicine, 1986-1989
Grant reviewer for Retirement Research Foundation, Chicago, Illinois, 1993
Co-director, weekly Combined Vascular Surgery and Interventional Radiology Teaching Conference, UAB, 1985-1993

Special Honors:
"Gary M. Gross Endowed Medical Scholarship" established at the University of Alabama in April, 1993, to support medical school education.
Appointed by Don Siegelman, Governor of the State of Alabama, to serve on the Alabama Task Force on Cardiovascular Care, Executive Order #32, July, 2000. This project is complete.
Elected President, Alabama Vascular Society, 2003-2005.

Publications:
selected list from over 110 national and regional presentations and peer-reviewed medical journal publications to be added here

Currently on the full, active staff of:
Huntsville Hospital
Huntsville Hospital East
Crestwood Hospital
Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital
Madison Hospital

Hobbies:
Statistical multivariate analysis, academic presentation, and publication of treatment methods and results
in endovascular, arterial, venous and cosmetic conditions.

Dr. Gross and two of his surgical assistants are pictured:

Dr. Gross and 2 of his surgical assistants
Office address:
900 Bob Wallace Ave. SW
Suite 114
Huntsville, Alabama 35801

Phone: 256-883-8222