Bachelor of Arts—University of California, Berkeley, 1959
Doctor of Medicine—University of California, San Francisco, 1963
General Surgery Residency—UCLA and Johns Hopkins Medical Centers, 1963-1968
Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, UCLA Medical Center, 1969
American Board of Surgery, General Surgery 1970
American Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 1971
American Board of Surgery, Vascular Surgery 1986, recertified 1993
Major, United States Army, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington D.C. 1969-1971
Honors and Awards
Graduate UC Berkeley, Cum Laude
Phi Beta Kappa, UC Berkeley
Alpha Omega Alpha, UC San Francisco
American College of Phlebology
American Venous Forum
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Society for Vascular Surgery (formerly ISCVS, AAVS)
Southern California Vascular Surgical Society
International Society of Vascular Surgery
Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery
Association for Academic Surgery
Pacific Coast Surgical Society
Longmire Surgical Society
Western Vascular Society
Assistant Professor of Surgery, UCLA
Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 1978-9
President, Cedars-Sinai Medical Group, 1984-7
Founding President, Cedars-Sinai Associates, 1987
Medical Executive Committee, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 1981-3, 1989-91
Publications 52 scientific articles in surgical publications including:
Levin PM , Rich, N, Hutton J. The role of collateral circulation in arterial injuries. Am J Surg 102:392, 1971.
Levin PM , Rich N, Hutton J, Barker W. The role of arteriovenous shunts in venous reconstruction. Am J Surg 121:392-398, 1971.
Levin PM , Rich N, Hutton J. Patency of vein grafts in the venous system. J Cardiovasc Surg 421-427, Sept-Oct 1972.
Levin PM , Shore E, Treiman RL, Foran RF. Management of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm. West J Med 123:431-435, 1975.
Treiman RL, Foran RF, Levin PM , Cohen JL, Cossman DV. Improved results in resection of abdominal aortic aneurysms, 1963-1984. Mt. Sinai J Med 53:541-544, 1986.
Wagner WH, Levin PM , Treiman RL, Cossman DV, Foran RF, Cohen JL. Early results of infrainguinal arterial reconstruction with a modified biological conduit. Ann Vasc Surg 6(4):325-333, 1992.
Treiman GS, Treiman RL, Foran RF, Levin PM , Cohen JL, Wagner WH, Cossman DV. Spontaneous dissection of the internal carotid artery: A nineteen-year clinical experience. J Vasc Surg 1996:24(4);597-605.
Wagner WH, Levin PM , Cossman DV, Lauterbach SR, Cohen JL, Farber A. Early Experience with Radiofrequency Ablation of the Greater Saphenous Vein. Ann Vasc Surg 2004; 18:42-47.
Board of Trustees, University of California Berkeley Foundation
Founding Member, Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art
Member, Cedars-Sinai Art Council
3 children, 5 grandchildren