Welcoming New Faculty – John C. Wain, Jr., MD

Please join us in welcoming John C. Wain, Jr., MD, as a new faculty member in the Department of Surgery.

John C. Wain, Jr., MD
Associate Surgeon, Division of Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Dr. Wain received his undergraduate degree from Pennsylvania State University and his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College. He completed residency training in surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital. After a surgical research fellowship at the City of Hope National Medical Center, he completed a fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital and Toronto General Hospital. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.

Before joining the Brigham, Dr. Wain was the chief of the Division of Thoracic Surgery and the vice chairman of the Department of Surgery at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center. Previously, he worked at Mass General Hospital, North Shore Medical Center and Newton-Wellesley Hospital. He’s a member of various societies, including the American Thoracic Society, the American College of Chest Physicians, the Society of Thoracic Surgeons and the American Association for Thoracic Surgery.

Dr. Wain’s clinical and research interests include airway reconstruction, chest wall resection and reconstruction, the surgical management of advanced stage thoracic neoplasms, epigenetic alterations in lung cancer, the inflammatory response to pulmonary injury and the physiology of respiration. 

Department of Surgery Faculty Members Among Boston’s Top Doctors 2023

61 Department of Surgery faculty members have been named “Top Doctors” by Boston magazine this year.  Congratulations to the following providers for being recognized as the best in their respective fields.

Colon and Rectal Surgery
Ronald Bleday, MD
Joel Goldberg, MD, MPH
James Yoo, MD

Donald Annino, MD
Regan Bergmark, MD 
Thomas L. Carroll, MD
Carleton E. Corrales, MD
Laura A. Goguen, MD
Stella Lee, MD
Alice Z. Maxfield, MD
Anthony Prince, MD
Eleni Rettig, MD
Rachel E. Roditi, MD
Jennifer Shin, MD, SM
Ravindra Uppaluri, MD, PhD

Plastic Surgery
Matthew Carty, MD
Yoon Chun, MD
Dennis Orgill, MD, PhD
Andrea Pusic, MD
Christian Sampson, MD (Hand Surgery)
Simon Talbot, MD

Stanley Ashley, MD
Monica Bertagnolli, MD
Thomas Clancy, MD
Gerard Doherty, MD
Laura S. Dominici, MD
Hassan Khalil, MD
Tari King, MD
Sayeed Malek, MD
Elizabeth Mittendorf, MD, PhD
Faina Nakhlis, MD
Chandrajit Raut, MD, MSc
Esther Rhei, MD
Douglas Smink, MD, MPH
Ali Tavakkoli, MD
Ashley Vernon, MD

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery 
Raphael Bueno, MD
Christopher Ducko, MD
Tsuyoshi Kaneko, MD
Hari Mallidi, MD
M. Blair Marshall, MD
Ciaran J. McNamee, MD
Steven Mentzer, MD
Daniel E. Rinewalt, MD
Matthew Rochefort, MD
Scott Swanson, MD
George Tolis, MD
Jon Wee, MD
Abby White, DO
Daniel Wiener, MD

Steven Chang, MD
Martin Kathrins, MD
Adam Kibel, MD
Mark Preston, MD
Graeme Steele, MD
Quoc-Dien Trinh, MD

Vascular Surgery
Michael Belkin, MD
Edwin Gravereaux, MD
Matthew Menard, MD
Louis Nguyen, MD, MBA, MPH
Charles Ozaki, MD

2022 Department of Surgery Annual Report

Over the past year, the Department of Surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital has continued to build on our proud history of clinical and academic achievement. This report highlights just some of the many examples of our ongoing commitment to excellence in clinical care, research and surgical education.

To view or download the report, click here.