Neil R.  Feins

Neil R. Feins, MD

Senior Surgeon

Professor, Harvard Medical School

    Contact: 617-355-6915
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Medical Services

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Departments

  • Surgery

Programs

  • Surgery Program
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Experience and Education

Education

Medical School

Jefferson Medical College,

Fellowship

Ohio State University, 1968-1969

Fellowship

Children's Hospital Columbus, 1966-1968

Columbus, OH

Internship

Lenox Hill Hospital, 1960-1961

New York, NY

Residency

Bronx Municipal Hospital, 1961-1966

Bronx, NY

Certifications

  • Pediatric Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiac Surgery, General Surgery, Member of the American Urological Association

Publications

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  1. Bairdain S, Foker JE, Smithers CJ, Hamilton TE, Labow BI, Baird CW, Taghinia AH, Feins N, Manfredi M, Jennings RW. Jejunal Interposition after Failed Esophageal Atresia Repair. J Am Coll Surg. 2016 Jun; 222(6):1001-8.
  2. Jennings RW, Hamilton TE, Smithers CJ, Ngerncham M, Feins N, Foker JE. Surgical approaches to aortopexy for severe tracheomalacia. J Pediatr Surg. 2014 Jan; 49(1):66-70; discussion 70-1.
  3. Rossi BV, Ference EH, Zurakowski D, Scholz S, Feins NR, Chow JS, Laufer MR. The clinical presentation and surgical management of adnexal torsion in the pediatric and adolescent population. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2012 Apr; 25(2):109-13.
  4. McGuire MM, Jones BA, Hull MA, Misra MV, Smithers CJ, Feins NR, Jenkins RL, Lillehei CW, Harmon WE, Jonas MM, Kim HB. Combined en bloc liver-double kidney transplantation in an infant with IVC thrombosis. Pediatr Transplant. 2011 Nov; 15(7):E142-4.
  5. Yu DC, Grabowski MJ, Feins NR, Weldon CB. H-type rectovaginal fistula in a patient with bilateral single ectopic ureters. J Pediatr Surg. 2009 Oct; 44(10):e27-30.
  6. Feins NR. "Stealth surgery": transaxillary subcutaneous endoscopic excision of benign neck lesions. J Pediatr Surg. 2009 Apr; 44(4):869; author reply 869-70.
  7. Perger L, Hanley RS, Feins NR. Penoplasty for buried penis in infants and children: report of 100 cases. Pediatr Surg Int. 2009 Feb; 25(2):175-80.
  8. Patel H, Feins NR. Single-site laparoscopic gastrostomy with a 4-mm bronchoscopic optical grasper. J Pediatr Surg. 2008 Sep; 43(9):1765; author reply 1765.
  9. Brisson PA, Patel HI, Feins NR. Revision of circumcision in children: Report of 56 cases. J Pediatr Surg. 2002 Sep; 37(9):1343-6.
  10. Brisson P, Patel H, Feins N. Female circumcision. J Pediatr Surg. 2001 Jul; 36(7):1068-9.
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  12. Brisson P, Patel H, Chan M, Feins N. Penoplasty for buried penis in children: report of 50 cases. J Pediatr Surg. 2001 Mar; 36(3):421-5.
  13. Patel HI, Moriarty KP, Brisson PA, Feins NR. Genitourinary injuries in the newborn. J Pediatr Surg. 2001 Jan; 36(1):235-9.
  14. Ghosh A, Di Scala C, Drew C, Lessin M, Feins N. Horse-related injuries in pediatric patients. J Pediatr Surg. 2000 Dec; 35(12):1766-70.
  15. Fishman SJ, Feins NR, D'Amoto RJ, Folkman J. Thalidomide for Crohn's disease. Gastroenterology. 2000 Aug; 119(2):596.
  16. Cohen HL, Smith WL, Kushner DC, Babcock DS, Gelfand MJ, Hernandez RJ, McAlister WH, Parker BR, Royal SA, Slovis TL, Strain JD, Strife JL, Feins N. Imaging evaluation of acute right lower quadrant and pelvic pain in adolescent girls. American College of Radiology. ACR Appropriateness Criteria. Radiology. 2000 Jun; 215 Suppl:833-40.
  17. Brisson P, Patel H, Feins N. Cremasteric muscle hypertrophy accompanies inguinal hernias in children. J Pediatr Surg. 1999 Sep; 34(9):1320-1.
  18. Fishman SJ, Feins NR, D' Amato RJ, Folkman J. Long-term remission of Crohn's disease treated with thalidomide: a seminal case report. Angiogenesis. 1999; 3(3):201-4.
  19. Lickstein DA, Moriarty KP, Feins NR. Neonatal rectovaginal tear during cesarean section. J Pediatr Surg. 1998 Aug; 33(8):1315-6.
  20. La Quaglia MP, Feins N, Eraklis A, Hendren WH. Rectal duplications. J Pediatr Surg. 1990 Sep; 25(9):980-4.
  21. Davis AJ, Feins NR. Subsequent asynchronous torsion of normal adnexa in children. J Pediatr Surg. 1990 Jun; 25(6):687-9.
  22. Graivier L, Bronsther B, Feins NR, Mestel AL. Pediatric lateral ventral (spigelian) hernias. South Med J. 1988 Mar; 81(3):325-6.
  23. LaQuaglia MP, Bauer SB, Eraklis A, Feins N, Mandell J. Bilateral neonatal torsion. J Urol. 1987 Oct; 138(4 Pt 2):1051-4.
  24. Feins NR, Cranley W. Bladder duplication with one exstrophy and one cloaca. J Pediatr Surg. 1986 Jul; 21(7):570-2.
  25. Feins NR. To pex or not to pex. J Pediatr Surg. 1983 Dec; 18(6):697-9.
  26. Cranley WR, O'Connor JF, Feins NR. A technique for radiographic cannulation and opacification of anatomical structures with small orifices--a new method. J Pediatr Surg. 1983 Dec; 18(6):695-6.
  27. Feins NR, O'Connor JF, Cranley WR, Lee R. Persistent incompetence of the cervix in female infants with congenital abnormalities of the pelvic viscera and perineum. J Pediatr Surg. 1983 Aug; 18(4):457-61.
  28. Feins NR, Rubin R, Borger JA. Ambulatory serial excision of giant nevi. J Pediatr Surg. 1982 Dec; 17(6):851-3.
  29. Feins NR. A new incision for penile surgery. J Pediatr Surg. 1981 Dec; 16(6):817-9.
  30. Feins NR. A new surgical technique for lymphedema of the penis and scrotum. J Pediatr Surg. 1980 Dec; 15(6):787-9.
  31. Feins NR, O'Connor JF. Multiple genitourinary abnormalities in females with unilateral renal agenesis: three cases. J Pediatr Surg. 1979 Dec; 14(6):839-43.
  32. Feins NR, Rubin R, Crais T, O'Connor JF. Surgical management of thirty-nine children with lymphedema. J Pediatr Surg. 1977 Jun; 12(3):471-6.
  33. Hochman HI, Feins NR, Rubin R, Gould J. Chloride losing diarrhoea and metabolic alkalosis in an infant with cystic fibrosis. Arch Dis Child. 1976 May; 51(5):390-1.
  34. Feins NR. Pediatric surgery. Current concepts. Pediatr Clin North Am. 1974 May; 21(2):361-8.
  35. Feins NR. Excision of giant nevus in newborn. J Pediatr Surg. 1973 Oct; 8(5):825-6.
  36. Del Guercio LR, Cohn JD, Feins NR, Coomaraswamy RP, Mantle L. Pulmonary embolism shock. Physiologic basis of a bedside screening test. JAMA. 1966 May 30; 196(9):751-6.
  37. Feins NR, Del Guercio LR. Increased cardiovascular function in clinical metabolic acidosis. Surg Forum. 1966; 17:39-40.
  38. DELGUERCIO LR, FEINS NR, COHN JD, COOMARASWAMY RP, WOLLMAN SB, STATE D. COMPARISON OF BLOOD FLOW DURING EXTERNAL AND INTERNAL CARDIAC MASSAGE IN MAN. Circulation. 1965 Apr; 31:SUPPL 1:171-80.
  39. Cohn JD, Del Guercio LR, Feins NR, Coomaraswamy RP, Mantel L. Cardiorespiratory determinants of clinical resuscitation. Surg Forum. 1965; 16:182-4.
  40. DELGUERCIO LR, COMMARASWAMY RP, FEINS NR, WOLLMAN SB, STATE D. PULMONARY ARTERIOVENOUS ADMIXTURE AND THE HYPERDYNAMIC CARDIOVASCULAR STATE IN SURGERY FOR PORTAL HYPERTENSION. Surgery. 1964 Jul; 56:57-74.
  41. DELGUERCIO LR, COOMARASWAMY RP, FEINS NR, STATE D. BEDSIDE HEMODYNAMIC DIAGNOSIS OF ACUTE PULMONARY EMBOLISM. Surg Forum. 1964; 15:192-4.
  42. COOMARASWAMY RP, DELGUERCIO LR, FEINS NR. HEMODYNAMIC EFFECTS OF PITRESSIN INFUSION DURING GASTROESOPHAGEAL HEMORRHAGE. Surg Forum. 1964; 15:116-8.
  43. Cranley WR, O'Connor JF, Feins NR. Voiding cystourethrography in infants and children: a new technique. J Pediatr Surg. 1978 Jun; 13(3):213-5.
  44. Carlson DH, Feins N. Left upper lobe sequestration presenting as an anterior mediastinal mass. South Med J. 1982 May; 75(5):636-7.
  45. O'Connor JF, Layton RG, Feins NR. Peroral removal of a sewing needle and attached thread from the esophagus in an infant. Pediatr Radiol. 1977; 5(4):236-8.
  46. Feins NR, Schlesinger RM, O'Connor J, Younnes RP. Ureteral reflux in pediatric patients. Am J Surg. 1971 Sep; 122(3):353-62.
  47. Brisson P, Patel H, Scorpio R, Feins N. Rotary atlanto-axial subluxation with torticollis following central-venous catheter insertion. Pediatr Surg Int. 2000; 16(5-6):421-3.
  48. Brisson P, Feins N, Patel H. Torsion of the epididymis. J Pediatr Surg. 2005 Nov; 40(11):1795-7.
  49. Servaes S, Zurakowski D, Laufer MR, Feins N, Chow JS. Sonographic findings of ovarian torsion in children. Pediatr Radiol. 2007 May; 37(5):446-51.
  50. Feins NR, Dzakovic A, Papadakis K. Minimally invasive closure of pediatric umbilical hernias. J Pediatr Surg. 2008 Jan; 43(1):127-30.
  51. Feins NR. Multiple trauma. Pediatr Clin North Am. 1979 Nov; 26(4):759-71.
  52. Feins NR, Borger J. Torsion of the right lobe of the liver with partial obstruction of the colon. J Pediatr Surg. 1972 Dec; 7(6):724-5.
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