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Thane A Blinman, MD, FAAP  

Interests: Minimally Invasive Surgery
BS, -, University of California at Los AngelesUndergraduate, - 1990
MD, -, Vanderbilt UniversityPost Graduate, - 1994
Medical Training
General Surgery, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA - Internship - 1994 - 1996
General Surgery, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA - Residency - 1998 - 2001
Research, West Los Angeles VA Medical Center - Fellowship - 1996 - 1998
Pediatric Surgery, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia - Fellowship - 2001 - 2003
Board Certification
American Board of Surgery
American Board of Pediatric Surgery
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Honors & Awards
UCLA Alumni Scholar

UCLA Regents Scholar

Canby Robinson Society Awards, Vanderbilt University Surgery

Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching, UCLA School of Medicine

Golden Scalpel Award for Excellence in Teaching, UCLA Division of General Surgery
Professional Memberships
American Academy of Pediatrics, Section on Surgery

American Association for the Advancement of Science

American College of Surgeons (Associate Fellow)

International Pediatric Endosurgery Group