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Fulton, Joseph J., MD, FACS, RPVI 
Chief, Vascular Surgery (MHRH)

Fulton, Joseph J.
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About

Language(s): English
Division: Vascular Surgery
Division Title: Chief

Joseph J. Fulton, MD, F.A.C.S., is a nationally recognized surgeon, educator, and researcher. 

A native of Dutchess County, Dr. Fulton has spent nearly the past two decades at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in the department of surgery. His surgical interests centered on complex surgical and endovascular treatment of vascular disease with emphasis on peripheral/visceral revascularization and surgical access for dialysis. He was also integrally involved with the education of medical students, residents and fellows.

An active thought and research leader in his field, Dr. Fulton has authored multiple peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters as well as served as the principal investigator in a variety of clinical trials related to vascular surgery. He is a member of multiple medical societies including the Society for Vascular Surgery and the Academy of Educators.

Dr. Fulton has also been involved in global surgical care. As faculty of the Malawi Surgical Initiative, he provides clinical and surgical care to patients in eastern sub-Sahara Africa as well as educating Malawian medical students and surgical residents.

Dr. Fulton earned his bachelor’s degree at the University of Notre Dame in electrical engineering, and his medical degree at SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse. He completed his residency in surgery as well as an advanced fellowship in vascular surgery at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.


Education

Medical School: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, NY
Residency: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Fellowship: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Specialties

Specialties: Hyperbaric Medicine
Vascular Surgery
Special Clinical Interest: Evaluation of carotid artery disease for prevention of stroke, peripheral arterial disease of the legs, management of diabetes-related vascular disease and infections, visceral and renal artery diseases, and treatment of aneurysms using minimally invasive endovascular methods, hyperbaric medicine therapy

Locations

MidHudson Regional Hospital

1 Webster Avenue, The Atrium, Suite 202
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Phone: 845.483.5934
Fax: 845.483.5738

Westchester Medical Center

100 Woods Road
Valhalla, NY 10595