|New Surgeon Joins BMC Medical Staff and Berkshire Surgical|
|December 2, 2010
For Immediate Release
Dr. Gálvez-Padilla Joins BMC Medical Staff: Provides Thoracic, Vascular and General Surgery Services
PITTSFIELD, MA – Berkshire Medical Center announces the appointment of Christian R. Gálvez-Padilla, a board certified, fellowship-trained surgeon specializing in general, thoracic and vascular surgery, to the BMC medical staff and the physician staff of Berkshire Surgical Associates. Dr. Gálvez-Padilla joins Drs. Michael Cohn, Eugene Curletti, Michael DiSiena, José Heisecke, Andrew Lederman and George Veinoglou in providing comprehensive surgical services at Berkshire Surgical Associates.
Dr. Gálvez-Padilla most recently served as Director of Cardiovascular Medicine, Outpatient Clinic, and as a cardiovascular surgeon at UNICAR, the Guatemalan Institute of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery. He received his medical degree from Francisco Marroquin University Medical School in Guatemala City and completed his residency in general surgery at Berkshire Medical Center and was fellowship trained in cardiothoracic surgery at Allegheny General Hospital. Dr. Gálvez-Padilla is board certified in general surgery.
He is fluent in English, Spanish and German.
For an appointment with Dr. Gálvez-Padilla or one of his colleagues, call Berkshire Surgical Associates at 413-445-6420.