Matias Bruzoni, MD FACS

Professional Education

Board Certification: Pediatric Surgery, American Board of Surgery (2012)

Residency, University of Nebraska Medical Center, General Surgery (2009)

Fellowship: Stanford Hospital and Clinics - Pediatric Surgery (2011) CA

Board Certification: General Surgery, American Board of Surgery (2009)

Internship: University of Nebraska Medical Center (2009) NE

Residency: British Hospital of Buenos Aires (2005)

Medical Education: University of Buenos Aires (2001)

Honors & Awards

Alpha Omega Alpha, AOA (2007-present)

Ramsay Family endowed Fellow in Pediatric Surgery, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital-Stanford University (2009-2011)

Hispanic Center of Excellence Fellow, Hispanic Center of Excellence-Stanford University (2011-2012)

Administrative Appointments

Director Hispanic Center for Pediatric Surgery, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, 2011

Director Minimal Access Pediatric Surgery, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital-Stanford University, 2011

Director Outpatient Pediatric Surgery Clinics, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, 2011

Site Director Pediatric Surgery Rotation-General Sugery Residents and Medical Students, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital-Stanford University, 2011

Medical Director Vascular Access program, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital-Stanford University, 2011

Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Hospital & Clinics patient, you have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

Less invasive pedicled omental-cranial transposition in pediatric patients with moyamoya disease and failed prior revascularization.
Navarro, R., Chao, K., Gooderham, P. A., Bruzoni, M., Dutta, S., & Steinberg, G. K. (2014). Less invasive pedicled omental-cranial transposition in pediatric patients with moyamoya disease and failed prior revascularization. Neurosurgery, 10, 1-14.

A Prospective Randomized Trial of Ultrasound- vs Landmark-Guided Central Venous Access in the Pediatric Population.
Bruzoni, M., Slater, B. J., Wall, J., St Peter, S. D., & Dutta, S. (2013). A Prospective Randomized Trial of Ultrasound- vs Landmark-Guided Central Venous Access in the Pediatric Population. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 216(5), 939-943.

Complete resection of a rare intrahepatic variant of a choledochal cyst
Salles, A., Kastenberg, Z. J., Wall, J. K., Visser, B. C., & Bruzoni, M. (2013). Complete resection of a rare intrahepatic variant of a choledochal cyst. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 48(3), 652-654.

Chest wall reconstruction using implantable cross-linked porcine dermal collagen matrix (Permacol)
Lin, S. R., Kastenberg, Z. J., Bruzoni, M., Albanese, C. T., & Dutta, S. (2012). Chest wall reconstruction using implantable cross-linked porcine dermal collagen matrix (Permacol). JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 47(7), 1472-1475.

Single-site umbilical laparoscopic splenectomy
Bruzoni, M., & Dutta, S. (2011). Single-site umbilical laparoscopic splenectomy. SEMINARS IN PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 20(4), 212-218.

A modification of the laparoscopic transcutaneous inguinal hernia repair to achieve transfixation ligature of the hernia sac
Kastenberg, Z., Bruzoni, M., & Dutta, S. (2011). A modification of the laparoscopic transcutaneous inguinal hernia repair to achieve transfixation ligature of the hernia sac. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 46(8), 1658-1664.

Management of the primary tumor in patients with metastatic pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor: a contemporary single-institution review
Bruzoni, M., Parikh, P., Celis, R., Are, C., Ly, Q. P., & Sasson, A. R. (2009). Management of the primary tumor in patients with metastatic pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor: a contemporary single-institution review. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY, 197(3), 376-380.

Comparison of short bowel syndrome acquired early in life and during adolescence
Bruzoni, M., Sudan, D. L., Cusick, R. A., & Thompson, J. S. (2008). Comparison of short bowel syndrome acquired early in life and during adolescence. TRANSPLANTATION, 86(1), 63-66.

Open and laparoscopic spleen-preserving, splenic vessel-preserving distal pancreatectomy: Indications and outcomes
Bruzoni, M., & Sasson, A. R. (2008). Open and laparoscopic spleen-preserving, splenic vessel-preserving distal pancreatectomy: Indications and outcomes. JOURNAL OF GASTROINTESTINAL SURGERY, 12(7), 1202-1206.

Pancreatic incidentalomas: clinical and pathologic spectrum
Bruzoni, M., Johnston, E., & Sasson, A. R. (2008). Pancreatic incidentalomas: clinical and pathologic spectrum. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY, 195(3), 329-332.

Low doses of pamidronate to treat osteopenia in children with severe cerebral palsy: a pilot study
Plotkin, H., Coughlin, S., Kreikemeier, R., Heldt, K., Bruzoni, M., & Lerner, G. (2006). Low doses of pamidronate to treat osteopenia in children with severe cerebral palsy: a pilot study. DEVELOPMENTAL MEDICINE AND CHILD NEUROLOGY, 48(9), 709-712.

Transcervical carotid stenting with flow reversal for neuroprotection: Technique, results, advantages, and limitations
Pipinos, I. I., Bruzoni, M., Johanning, J. M., Longo, G. M., & Lynch, T. G. (2006). Transcervical carotid stenting with flow reversal for neuroprotection: Technique, results, advantages, and limitations. VASCULAR, 14(5), 245-255.

Hemorrhagic adrenal pseudocyst: laparoscopic treatment
Amarillo, H. A., Bruzoni, M., Loto, M., Castagneto, G. H., & Mihura, M. E. (2004). Hemorrhagic adrenal pseudocyst: laparoscopic treatment. SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES, 18(10).