Steven G. Katz

Professor of Surgery
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Areas of treatment:

Peripheral Arterial Disease
Aortic Aneurisms
Carotid Artery Disease
Minimally Invasive Techniques

Specialties:

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgery

Department:

  • Department of Surgery

Language:

  • English

Steven G. Katz, MD

Professor of Surgery

Practicing locations:

  • Keck Hospital of USC
  • Keck Medicine of USC - Pasadena

About this doctor:

Dr. Katz holds the title of Professor of Clinical Surgery, Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of USC. He is the Director of the Non-Invasive Vascular Laboratory at Huntington Memorial Hospital and serves as their Program Director of the Surgery Residency Program. Dr. Katz’s educational record includes cumulating a Phi Beta Kappa honor. He earned his MD from the University of California, Irvine, in 1975 and was president of his chapter of the Alpha Omega Alpha Society. He completed an internship and residency in Medicine at Harbor General Hospital in Los Angeles, California in 1978 and completed an internship and residency in Surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts in 1979. He also completed a vascular surgery fellowship at Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, in 1984. Prior to joining the USC faculty full time in 1999, he has been a voluntary attending physician at LAC+USC Medical Center since 1984. Dr. Katz is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Surgery with added qualifications in general vascular surgery. He is a distinguished fellow for the Society for Vascular Surgery, a member of the Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery, Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society, Southern California Vascular Society, Western Surgical Society, Western Vascular Society, Pacific Coast Surgical Association, and is a fellow in the American College of Surgeons.

Education:

Doctor of Medicine, Medicine, University of California at Irvine, 1975

Internships:

Harbor General, Los Angeles, CA - Medicine 1975 - 1976
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA - Surgery, 1978 - 1979

Residencies:

Harbor General, Los Angeles, CA - Medicine 1976 - 1978
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA - Surgery 1979 - 1983

Fellowships:

Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX - Peripheral Vascular Surgery 1983 - 1984

Certifications:

American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Surgery
Special Qualifications in Vascular Surgery, American Board of Surgery

Professional society memberships:

Los Angeles Surgical Society
American College of Surgeons
Southern California Vascular Surgical Society
Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society
Western Vascular Society
Pacific Coast Surgical Association
Western Surgical Association
President Southern California Vascular Surgical Society, 2004
The Society for Vascular Surgery - Distinguished Fellow

Awards:

Phi Beta Kappa, 1971
Phi Kappa Phi, 1971
Lange Award, 1975-1976
Deans Award - University of California at Irvine, 1974
Alpha Omega Alpha, 1974
President Alpha Omega Alpha, 1975
Surgical Faculty Teaching Award Huntington Memorial Hospital, 1998
Chief of Surgery Huntington Memorial Hospital, 2003
Clinical Surgery Huntington Memorial Hospital, 2005