Wilfred I. Carney, MD, FACS

Dr Wilfred I Carney

Vascular Surgery

“I am very impressed with the facilities available at BMC the level of care is outstanding.”

Dr. Carney comes from a long line of surgeons, including his father, and grandfather, who founded the Truesdale Clinic in Dr. Carney’s hometown of Fall River, MA. He is the newly appointed Director of Vascular Services at Berkshire Medical Center, and has special interest in minimal incision carotid endarterectomy, to prevent stroke, as well as endovascular AAA repair, and balloon angioplasty for limb saving.

He served as Lt. Commander Staff Surgeon in the U.S. Navy. Dr. Carney enjoys tennis, skiing, aviation and boating. He moved to the Berkshires from Providence, RI, in early 2011 with his wife Joan, who is originally from Holyoke.

Education

  • BA, Colgate University, Hamilton, NY 1960-64
  • MD, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 1964-68
  • MS, Tufts University, Boston, MA 1974

Post Graduate Training

  • Internship, First (Tufts) Surgical Services, Boston City Hospital, Boston, MA 1968-69
  • Residency, General Surgery, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 1969-74
  • Chief Resident, General Surgery, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 1973-74
  • Vascular Research Fellow, Universitatsklinik, Heidelberg, Germany, 1971-72
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery Fellowship, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 1976-77

Board Certification and Academic Appointments

  • American Board of Surgery, 1975
  • General Vascular Surgery, American Board of Surgery, 1983
  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 1981-88
  • Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 1988-Present
Offices:
Pittsfield, MA
777 North Street, 4th Floor
413-445-6420
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Great Barrington, MA
475 Main Street
413-644-6499
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North Adams, MA
77 Hospital Ave, 3rd Floor
413-664-5999
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