Paul A. Kolarsik, MD, DABS

Fellowship: Colorectal Surgery

  • Cleveland Clinic Florida – Weston, Florida August 2018 – August 2019

Residency: General Surgery

  • Monmouth Medical Center – Long Branch, New Jersey July 2013 – June 2018

Education

  • Rutgers – New Jersey Medical School – Doctor of Medicine
  • Montclair State University – Bachelor of Science

Internship/ Residency/ Fellowship

  • Rutgers New Jersey Medical School – August 2009 – May 2013
  • Drexel University Interdepartmental Medical Science Program – 2009
  • Vanderbilt University, BS in Biological Sciences, cum laude – 2004 – 2008

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery – 2018

Presentations

  • Bleeding sequela from deep vein thrombosis prophylaxis in the post-operative colorectal patient; a randomized prospective study of unfractionated heparin versus low molecular weight heparin. Boyan, W., Kolarsick P., Dinallo A., Lavy D., Otero J., Korderas K., Dressner R., Arvanitis M.
    o Presented at New York Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons – New York, NY – March 2018
    o Presented at American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery Meeting – Nashville, TN – May 2018
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding following Colorectal Surgery with Stapled Anastomosis. Kolarsick P., Boyan W., Dinallo A., James A., Newman J., Yalamanchili P., Dressner R., Arvanitis M.
    o Presented at American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery Tripartite Meeting – Seattle, WA – June 2017
    o Presented at Ellen J Cosgrove Housestaff Research Award Competition – Long Branch, NJ – June 2017
    o Presented at New York Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons – New York, NY – March 2017
    o Presented at New Jersey Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Resident’s Night – Somerville, NJ – March, 2017
  • Does routine use of indocyanine green fluorescence angiography prevent anastomotic leak? A retrospective cohort analysis. Dinallo A., Kolarsick P., Boyan W., James A., Newman J., Yalamanchili P., Dressner R., Arvanitis M.
    o Presented at American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery Tripartite Meeting – Seattle, WA – June 2017
    o Presented at Ellen J Cosgrove Housestaff Research Award Competition – Long Branch, NJ – June 2017
    o Presented at New York Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons – New York, NY – March 2017
    o Presented at New Jersey Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Resident’s Night – Somerville, NJ – March, 2017
  • Regional Comparison of Incidence of Surgically Repaired Inguinal Hernias in Females. Kolarsick P., Tow S., Bale A., Sifri Z.
    o Unite for Sight: Global Health and Innovation Conference – New Haven, CT – April, 2012

Publications

  • Dinallo A., Kolarsick P., Boyan W., James A., Newman J., Yalamanchili P., Dressner R., Arvanitis M (in press). Does routine use of indocyanine green fluorescence angiography prevent anastomotic leak? A retrospective cohort analysis. The American Journal of Surgery. 218; 136-139. 2019.
  • Kozusco, S., Kolarsick, P., Ginalis, E. “Acute cholangitis in patient with Kluyvera cryocrescens bacteremia; A case report and literature review. Case Studies in Surgery. Vol 2, No. 4. 2016
  • Kolarsick, P., Kolarsick, M., Goodwin, C. “Anatomy and Physiology of the Skin”. Site Specific Cancer Series: Skin Cancer. Muehlbauer, P. & McGowan, C. (Editors). Chapter 1: 1-11. ONS, 2009.

Pending Publication

  • Colorectal Cancer Surgery in the Elderly: the role of Minimally Invasive Surgery. European Journal of Surgical Oncology.
    o Kolarsick P., Sacchi M., Spinelli A., Wexner, SD.
  • Familial Adenomatis Polyposis Syndrome: 19 year old patient with severe rectal involvement. Dilemmas in Abdominal Surgery: A Case-Based Approach. Barreto SG & Shrikhande SV (Editors). Chapter.
    o Kolarsick P., Wexner SD.
  • Elective surgery for complicated diverticulitis. Diverticulitis—A Comprehensive, Evidence-Based Guide to Diagnosis and Management. Garfinkle R & Sylla P (Editors). Springer Nature. Chapter.
    o Kolarsick P., Strombom P., Wexner SD.
  • Bleeding sequela from deep vein thrombosis prophylaxis in the post-operative colorectal patient; a randomized prospective study of unfractionated heparin versus low molecular weight heparin.
    o Boyan, W., Kolarsick P., Dinallo A., Lavy D., Otero J., Korderas K., Dressner R., Arvanitis M.
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding following Colorectal Surgery with Stapled Anastomosis
    o Kolarsick P., Boyan W., Dinallo A., James A., Newman J., Yalamanchili P., Dressner R., Arvanitis M.
  • Incidence of Hereditary Colorectal Cancer within a Community Practice
    o Kolarsick P., Boyan W., Hanos D., Otero J., Roding A., Dressner R., Arvanitis M.

Organizations

  • American Society of Colorectal Surgeons: Candidate Member
  • American College of Surgeons: Associate Fellow
  • American Medical Association: Member
  • Graduate Medical Education Committee, Monmouth Medical Center: 2013-2018

Awards & Merits

  • Certification of da Vinci System Training as a Resident or Fellow (certificate pending).
  • The Cyril S. Arvanitis Memorial Award. 2018
    o “Awared to the resident who has epitomized the virtues of dependability, efficiency and promptness in the conduct of his work”
  • Michael A. Goldfarb MD Surgical Research Award. 2017
    o Ellen J Cosgrove Housestaff Research Award Competition. June 2017
    o Project: Does routine use of indocyanine green fluorescence angiography prevent anastomotic leak? A retrospective cohort analysis
  • American College of Surgeons Annual Conference Jeopardy Team 2016
  • New Jersey Chapter of American College of Surgeons Jeopardy Team 2015 & 2016
  • New Jersey Medical School Alumni Award Scholarship Recipient: 2012