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George Lipkowitz, MD

Lipkowitz GeorgeDepartment of Surgery
Division of Transplantation Surgery

Departmental/Divisional Leadership Roles

  • Medical Director, Transplantation Surgery, Baystate Medical Center
  • Program Director, Transplantation Surgery, Baystate Medical Center
  • Division Chief, Transplantation Surgery, Department of Surgery

Academic Appointment

  • Associate Professor of Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
  • Adjunct Associate Professor of Surgery, Tufts University School of Medicine

Education and Training

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
    • Fellowship, Transplantation (1985-1986)
    • Internship/Residency (1982-1985)
    • M.D. (1976-1980)
  • State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY
    B.S., Biology (1972-1975)

Scholarly Foci

  • Organ Transplantation
  • Vascular Access for Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Disease

Professional Societies and Leadership Roles (Limit 5)

  • American College of Surgeons
    • Member (1989-present)
  • American Society of Transplant Surgeons
    • Member (1990-present)
  • The Transplantation Society
    • Member (1990-present)
  • United Network for Organ Sharing
    • Kidney Committee
      • Board of Directors
        • Member (1990-present)
  • New England Donor Services
    • Associate Medical Director (2017-present)

Significant Honors and Awards

  • America's Top Doctors, Castle Connolly (2000-present)
  • Teaching Award, Baystate Health (1991)

Contact Information

Department of Surgery
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199
George.Lipkowitz@baystatehealth.org