Dr. David A. Szalay reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Szalay is an Associate Professor and Program Director for Vascular Surgery in the Department of Surgery at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. His clinical practice interest is in vascular surgery.
Education and Training
MD: University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, 1991
Internship in Surgery: Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON
Fellowship in Vascular Surgery: University of Toronto, ON
Vascular Surgery, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Associate Professor and Program Director for Vascular Surgery, McMaster University, Department of Surgery, Hamilton, ON
The final approval of Healthwise content is always made by a clinician with no financial conflicts.
Dr. Szalay receives honoraria from Cook Canada and consulting fees from Covidien. He also receives grant support from Cook Canada and Bayer.
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