Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Jeff Kronson

Board Certification

Vascular Surgery


Undergraduate: University of Manitoba, Canada
Medical School: University of Manitoba, Canada
Residency: University of Southern California
Masters: University of Minnesota
Fellowship: Rush University Medical Center
Fellowship: Stanford University


  • The Archbishop Sinnot Memorial Scholarship
  • The Daniel Gervais Memorial Scholarship
  • The Alumni Association Bursary
  • The Bernard C. Schwartz Scholarship
  • The Natalie Riedle Award
  • The June Coulter Bursary
  • The Frances J. Anderson Trust Fund Bursary


  • 1995-1997 Surgical Infectious Disease Fellow, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN. Dr. David Dunn, Professor and Chairman.
  • 1999-2000. Vascular Surgery, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago IL. Dr. Walter J. McCarthy, M.D., Division Chief.
  • July-September, 2000. Endovascular Fellowship, Stanford University and Clinics. Palo Alto, CA. Christopher K. Zarins, M.D., Division Chief.

Surgical Association Memberships

  • Society of Vascular Surgeons SVS
  • Southern California Vascular Surgery Society SCVS
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons FACS
  • Vascular & Endovascular Surgery Society VESS
  • Society of Graduate Surgeons, LA County SGS
  • Society for Clinical Vascular Surgeons SCVS
  • Los Angeles Surgical Society LASS

Book Chapters

  • Kronson, JW, McCarthy WJ: "Medical Treatment of Intermittent Claudication." Advances in Vascular Surgery, August 2000.


  • Ross CA, Kronson JW: Dissociative Co-Morbidity in 100 Chemically Dependent Patients. Hospital and Community Psychiatry 43: 840-842, 1992.
  • Peters JH, Kronson JW, Katz M, DeMeester TR: Arterial Anatomic Considerations in Colon Interposition for Esophageal Replacement. Archives of Surgery 130: 858-863, 1995.
  • Tanioka Y, Sutherland DER, Kuroda Y, Gilmore T, Aasheim T, Kronson JW, Leone J: Excellence of the Two-Layer Method (University of Wisconsin Solution (UW)/Perfluorochemical (PFC) in Pancreas Preservation Before Islet Isolation. Surgery 122:435-42, 1997.
  • Tanioka Y, Hering BJ, Sutherland DE, Kronson JW, et al: Effect of pancreatic Warm Ischemia on islet yield and viability in dogs. Transplantation 64: 1637-41, 1997.
  • Santilli SM, Kronson JW, Payne WD: Cigarette Smoking Alters the Rabbit Transarterial Wall Oxygen Gradient. Annals of Vascular Surgery, 12: 174-81, 1997.
  • Tanioka Y, Hering BJ, Kuroda Y, Kronson JW, Sutherland DER, Gilmore TR, Leone JP: Efficacy of the Two-Layer (UW Solution/Perfluorochemical) Method for Pancreatic reservation Prior to Islet Isolation. Abstract, presented at the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, 1997.
  • Kronson JW, Hering BJ, Sutherland DER, et al.:Posttransplant nonfunction of canine islets in PVG rats deficient in complement component C6. Transplantation 65: 1549-54, 1998.
  • Santilli SM, Kronson JW, Payne WD: The Effect of Hypercholesterolemia on the Rabbit Transarterial Wall Oxygen Gradient. Annals of Vascular Surgery 12:174-181, 1997.
  • Kronson JW, Gillingham K, Sutherland DER, Matas AJ: Renal Transplantation in Type II Diabetic (Abstract). Transplantation 65:254, 1998.
  • Kronson, JW, Demetriades D: Retained cardiac missile: An unusual case report. Journal of Trauma- Injury Infection and Critical Care: 48 (2):312-13, 2000.
  • Kronson JW. Gillingham KJ. Sutherland DE. Matas AJ. Renal transplantation for type II diabetic patients compared with type I diabetic patients and patients over 50 years old: a single-center experience. Clinical Transplantation. 14(3):226-34, 2000 Jun.
  • Dissociative Disorders among Chemically Dependent Individuals. Seventh International Conference on Multiple Personality/Dissociative States. Chicago IL, November 1990.
  • Arterial Anatomy in Colon Interposition for Esophageal Replacement. Pacific Coast Surgical Association. Seattle WA, February 1995.
  • Is Complement a Mediator of Hyperacute Rejection of Discordant Cellular Islet Xenografts? American College of Surgeons Surgical Forum. San Francisco CA, October 1996.
  • Renal Transplantation in Type II Diabetics. American Society of Transplant Physicians, Chicago IL, May 9-12, 1998.