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Faculty Detail    
Campus Address BDB 643 Zip 0012
Phone  (205) 934-2006
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Undergraduate  Furman University    1990  Bachelor of Science  
Medical School  Bowman Gray School of Medicine    1994  M.D. 
Residency  UAB Hospital    1999  General Surgery 
Fellowship  Medical College of Wisconsin    2001  Vascular Surgery 

Advanced Cardiac Life Support  1993 
Advanced Trauma Life Support  1994 
American Board of Surgery  2001 

Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Primary  Surgery   Surgery - General Surgery Associate Professor
Center  Comprehensive Diabetes Center  Comprehensive Diabetes Center Associate Professor

Biographical Sketch 
A cum laude graduate of Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina, Dr. Patterson received his MD degree from Bowman Gray School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. He completed a general surgery residency at UAB, where he served as administrative chief resident.

Society Memberships
Organization Name Position Held Org Link
American College of Surgeons     
American Medical Association     
Diplomate American Board of Surgery     

Research/Clinical Interest
His clinical interests include endovascular surgical techniques, improving long-term performance of lower extremity bypass grafts, the application of duplex ultrasonography to peripheral vascular surgery, and the identification and management of prosthetic-related vascular graft infections.

Selected Publications 
Publication PUBMEDID
Killingsworth CD, Taylor SM, Patterson MA, Weinberg JA, McGwin G Jr, Melton SM, Reiff DA, Kerby JD, Rue LW, Jordan WD Jr, Passman MA. Prospective implementation of an algorithm for bedside intravascular ultrasound-guided filter placement in critically ill patients. J Vasc Surg. 2010 May;51(5):1215-21. doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2009.12.041. Epub 2010 Mar 11.   20223628 
Keith CJ Jr, Passman MA, Carignan MJ, Parmar GM, Nagre SB, Patterson MA,Taylor SM, Jordan WD Jr. Protocol implementation of selective postoperative lumbar spinal drainage after thoracic aortic endograft. J Vasc Surg. 2012 Jan;55(1):1-8; discussion 8. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2011.07.086. Epub 2011 Oct 6.  21981799 
Parmar GM, Lowman B, Combs BR, Taylor SM, Patterson MA, Passman MA, Jordan WD Jr. Effect of lipid-modifying drug therapy on survival after abdominal aorticaneurysm repair. J Vasc Surg. 2013 Aug;58(2):355-63. doi:
10.1016/j.jvs.2013.01.036. Epub 2013 Apr 2.  
Alcocer F, Mujib M, Lowman B, Patterson MA, Passman MA, Matthews TC, JordanWD. Risk scoring system to predict 3-year survival in patients treated for asymptomatic carotid stenosis. J Vasc Surg. 2013 Jun;57(6):1576-80. doi:
10.1016/j.jvs.2012.12.033. Epub 2013 Mar 31. 
Keith CJ Jr, Passman MA, Gaffud MJ, Novak Z, Pearce BJ, Matthews TC, Patterson MA, Jordan WD Jr. Comparison of outcomes following endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms based on size threshold. J Vasc Surg. 2013
Dec;58(6):1458-66. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2013.06.060. Epub 2013 Jul 30.