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MICHAEL STEVEN BUTENSKY, M.D.

EDUCATION

1977 – 1981

University of Pennsylvania - BA Biology - Magna Cum Laude

Philadelphia, PA

1981 – 1985

New York University

New York, NY

LICENSURE

Connecticut Medical License: #31430

FELLOWSHIP

1989 – 1991

Gastroenterology

New York University/NY

 

1997 – 1998

Pancreatico-Biliary Endoscopy

Beth Israel / Deaconess Hospital, Boston, MA

 

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

1986   National Board of Medical Examiners

1988   Internal Medicine

1991   Gastroenterology

EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE

Internship:

July 1984 – June 1988
Internal Medicine

New York University/NYVA Medical Center

 

Residency:

July 1986 – June 1988
Internal Medicine

New York University/NYVA Medical Center

Current Academic Position:

Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine

University of Connecticut School of Medicine - Farmington, CT

 

July 1991 – Present
Attending Physician

Saint Francis Hospital, Hartford, CT

ONGOING RESEARCH

The Role of nonenteric coated pancreatioc enzymes in the prevention of post ERCP induced pancreatitis.

PUBLICATION

BUTENSKY MS, Berkowitz KA, Smith RL: The effects of large volume paracentesis on pulmonary function. 

American Journal Gastroenterology 86:1324, 1991

 

BUTENSKY MS, Falkenstein DB: Gastrocolic fistula complicating a benign gastric ulcer.  

New York Journal of Medicine 92:6970, 1992

 

Berkowitz KA, BUTENSKY MS, Smith RL: Pulmonary functions after large volume paracentesis.

American Journal Gastroenterology, 88: 905-907, 1993

 

Hoffman HS, BUTENSKY MS: 

Severe diarrhea with Ticlid therapy,

Connecticut Medicine 58:251, 1997

 

BUTENSKY MS, Long term stenting for choledocholithiasis,

Connecticut Medicine 64:413-414, 2000

 

Hammami FM, BUTENSKY MS, Daoud IM, Intracorporeal electrohydraulic Lithotripsy in gallstone ileus.

Connecticut Medicine 65:77-80, 2001