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Faculty Experts

Michael Weingarten

Michael Weingarten, MD

Professor

College of Medicine

Expertise:

vascular surgery

Weingarten is the medical director of the Hahnemann Hospital Comprehensive Wound Healing Program and the College of Medicine Non-Invasive Vascular Laboratory. He has been chief of vascular surgery at Drexel Medicine since June 2004. He sees patients in Center City.

More information about Weingarten.

For news media inquiries, contact Greg Richter at gdr33@drexel.edu, or 215.895.2614 (office).

In the News

  • Another Perspective: For Chronic Wound Sufferers, the Forecast is Perhaps not so Grim

     Rose Ann DiMaria-Ghalili, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions; Peter A. Lewin, PhD, the Richard B. Beard Distinguished University Professor in the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems; and Michael S. Weingarten, MD, a professor in the College of Medicine, authored an Aug. 4 opinion piece for The Philadelphia Inquirer about the wound healing technology they are developing at Drexel, and the importance in safeguarding against public cynicism about these efforts.

  • New Hope for Healing Chronic Wounds

    Michael S. Weingarten, MD, a professor in the College of Medicine and medical director of the Comprehensive Wound Healing Program, and Rose Ann DiMaria-Ghalili, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, were interviewed in a Jan. 18 WTXF-TV (FOX-29) segment about an ultrasound device they are developing to speed the process of healing chronic wounds. The project is also led by researchers in the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems.

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    Healing Wounds With Ultrasound

    Drexel researchers have received a $3 million NIH grant to test a new treatment for the millions of patients who suffer from slow-healing, chronic wounds.