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Clifford Sales

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  • B.S., State University of New York at Buffalo

  • Harvard University School of Dental Medicine

  • M.D., Mount Sinai School of Medicine

  • Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine

  • Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine

  • Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine

  • Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine

  • M.B.A., Rutgers University

  • Cambridge University


    Mailing Address
    5 Franklin Avenue #310, Belleville, NJ 07109

    Clifford M. Sales, M.D., M.B.A., F.A.C.S., is a board certified Vascular Surgeon practicing in New Jersey. Dr. Sales graduated from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and completed his surgical training (General Surgery and Vascular Surgery Fellowship) at Montefiore Hospital Medical Center in Bronx, New York. He has been practicing with The Cardiovascular Care Group in Scotch Plains, New Jersey, since he completed his fellowship in 1993.

    Dr. Sales attained his Master's in Business Administration from Rutgers University and is the Managing Partner of The Cardiovascular Care Group. He is the Co-Chair of the Empire Medicare Carrier Advisory Committee and currently Chief of Vascular Surgery at Overlook Hospital in Summit, New Jersey, and Union Hospital in Union, New Jersey. He is an attending physician at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in New Jersey and an Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery at Mount Sinai School of Medicine.


  • 2003 -
    The Best Doctors in New Jersey
    New Jersey Magazine

  • 1999, 2003 -
    The Best Doctors in New York
    New York Magazine

  • 1997 - 2003
    The Top Doctors, New York Metro Area
    Castle Connolly Guides

  • 1991 -
    Residents' Essay Competition Award
    American College of Surgeons, Bronx Chapter

  • 1989 -
    Residents' Essay Competition Award
    American College of Surgeons, Bronx Chapter

  • 1985 -
    New York Transplantation Society Award

  • 1982 -
    Magna Cum Laude
    State University of New York at Buffalo


Sales CM, Burrows L. Cadaveric organ procurement: An investigation of a source of kidney shortage. Transp Proc 1986; 18: 3.

Bosley SJ, Brandt LJ, Veith FJ, Kosches D, Sales CM. A new provocative test for chronic mesenteric ischemia. Am J Gastro 1991; 86: 888-891.

Sales CM, Marin ML, Veith FJ, Suggs WD, Panetta TF, Wengerter KR, Gordon RE. Saphenous vein angioscopy: A valuable method to detect unsuspected venous disease. J Vasc Surg 1993; 18: 198-206.

Calligaro KD, Veith FJ, Sales CM, Dougherty MJ, Savarese RP, DeLaurentis DA. Comparison of muscle flaps and delayed secondary intention wound healing for infected lower extremity arterial grafts. Ann Vasc Surg 1994; 8: 31-37.

Marin ML, Gordon RE, Veith FJ, Panetta TF, Sales CM, Wengerter KR. Human greater saphenous vein: Histologic and ultrastructural variation. Cardiovasc Surg 1994; 2: 56-62.

Sales CM, Veith FJ. Management of the diabetic foot infection. Contemp Surg 1995; 46: 15-20.

Sales CM, Goldsmith J, Veith FJ. study of the value of prebypass saphenous vein angioscopy. Am J Surg 1995; 170: 106-108.

Sales CM, Bilof ML, Petrillo KA, Luka NL. Correction of lower extremity deep venous incompetence by ablation of superficial venous reflux. Ann Vasc Surg 1996; 10: 186-189.

Sales CM, Rosenthal D, Petrillo KA. The valvular apparatus in venous insufficiency: A problem of quantity?. Ann Vasc Surg 1998; 12: 153-155.

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