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Elizabeth Harrington

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  • Am Board of Surgery (Sub: General Vascular Surg)

  • American Board of Surgery


  • MD, New York Medical College

  • Residency, Surgery
    Mount Sinai Hospital

  • Fellowship, Vascular Surgery
    Mount Sinai Hospital


    Dr. Elizabeth Harrington has been on the faculty of The Mount Sinai Medical Center since 1981. She is a magna cum laude graduate of Barnard College and Alpha Omega Alpha graduate of New York Medical. She completed her surgical residency, as well as her vascular fellowship at The Mount Sinai Hospital. Dr. Harrington has served as the president of the New York Vascular society from 1998-2000. She holds American Board of Surgery certification in general surgery and special qualifications in vascular surgery. Her areas of expertise include carotid artery disease, peripheral vascular disease and limb salvage and aortic aneurysms and aortoiliac disease.


  • 1980 -
    Author H. Aufses Sr Prize in Surgery

  • 1975 -
    Alpha Omega Alpha
    Medical Honor Society


Train J, Dan S, Harrington EB, Jacobson J, Mitty H. Occulsion during iliac angioplasy- a salvageable complication. J Radiology 1988; 168: 131-135.

Schwartz ME, Harrington EB, Schanzer H. Wound complications following insitu bypass. J Vasc Surg 1988; 7: 802-807.

Harrington EB, Schwartz ME, Kaynan A, Miller C, Pieroni P, Schanzer H, Szuchmacher P, Haimov M. Aortocaval fistula: Aclinical spectrum. J Cardiovasc Surg 1989; 30(4): 579-584.

Semashko D, Schwartz ME, Kaynan A, Harrington EB. Arteriovenous fistula following punch-graft hair transplantation. J Dermatology Surgery Oncol 1989 Jul; 15(7): 754-755.

Harrington EB, Harrington ME, Schanzer H, Haimov M. End Stage renal disease - is lower extremity revascularization justified. J Vascular Surgery 1990; 12: 691-695.

Miller C, Harrington EB. Regional Hepatic allograft procurement and export for transportation. Mt Sinai J Med 1990; 57: 93-96.

Schwartz ME, Harrington EB, Harrington ME, Einhorn T, Haimov ME. Above Knee Amputation In Patients following prosthetic hip surgery. J Vasc Surg 1990; 11(3): 480-481.

Harrington ME, Schwartz M, Harrington EB, Sanborne T. Expanded indications for LABA in peripheral arterial disease. J Vasc Surg 1990; 12: 672-673.

Harrington ME, Schwartz ME, Miller CM, Harrington EB. Expanded indications for laser-assisted ballons angioplasty in peripheral arterial disease. J Vascular Surgery 1990; 11(1): 146-155.

Mitty HA, Saborne T, Harrington ME, Harrington EB. Thermal laser angioplasty. Seminars in Interventional Radiology 1991; 8(2): 100-110.

Newman LG, Walter J, Palestro CJ, Schwartz M, Klein M, Hermann G, Harrington EB, Harrington M, Roman SH, Stagnaro-Green A. Unsuspected osteomyelitis in diabetic foot ulcers. Diagnosis and monitoring by leukocyte scanning with indium in 111 oxyquinoline. JAMA 1991 Sep 4; 266(9): 1246-1251.

Harrington EB, Harrington ME, Schanzer H, Jacobson JH, Haimov M. The Dorsalis Pedis Bypass: Moderate Success in Difficult Situations. J Vasc Surg 1992 Feb; 15(2): 409-416.

Newman LG, Waller J, Palestro CJ, Herman G, Klein MJ, Schwartz M, Harrington EB, Harrington ME, Roman SH, Stagnaro-Green AS. Leukocyte scanning with in -111 Oxyquinolone is superior to magnetic resonance imaging in the diagnosis of clinically unsuspected osteomyelitis in diabetic foot ulcers. Diabetes Care 1992 Nov; 15(11): 1527-1530.

Newman LG, Waller J, Palestro CJ, Schwartz M, Klein MJ, Herman G, Harrington EB, Harrington ME, Roman SH, Stagnaro-Green AS. Detection of osteomyelitis associated with diabeticfoot ulcers. (Letter to the Editor). J American Medical Association 1992; 267: 510-511.

Harrington ME, Harrington EB, Haimov M, Schanzer H, Jacobson J. Axillo-lliofemoral versus Femorofemoral by-pass: The case for an individualized approach. J Vasc Surg 1992; 16(6): 841-854.

Harrington ME, Harrington EB. A current view of options in the management of Unilateral lliac Occulsive Disease. Ann Vascular Surgery 1994 March; 7: 45-53.

Harrington ME, Harrington EB, Haimov M, Schanzer H, Jacobson 2nd JH. Axillofemoral bypass: Compromised bypass for compromised patients. J Vasc Surg 1994 Aug; 20(2): 195-201.

Newton C, Harrington EB, Harrington ME, Schanzer H, Newman LG. Diabetic Foot Ulcers are associated with impaired cutaneous microcirculatory flow. Diabetes 1996; 45(Suppl.): 108A.

Schanzer H, Skyladnay M, Knight R, Harrington EB, Harrington ME, Haimov M. Pathogensis of upper extremity ischemic following angroacess surgery. Quality Medical Pulishing 1996; 7: 463-467.

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