Arnold M. Baskies, M.D., FACS
Dr. Baskies was born in Chelsea, MA, and received his BA degree with distinction, graduating summa cum laude with distinction in Biology from Boston University College of Liberal Arts in 1971, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He completed his MD degree at Boston University School of Medicine in 1975, and completed his surgical residency at Boston University Medical Center in 1982. He also had a Fellowship in Surgical Oncology at the National Cancer Institute, a branch of the National Institutes of Health, and Clinical Fellowships from the American Cancer Society. He has practiced in southern New Jersey since 1982. He received his board certification from the American Board of Surgery in 1983 and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is a member of numerous medical societies, including the Society of Surgical Oncology, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Breast Surgeons, the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, and the Eastern Vascular Society. He has an abiding interest in all facets of general and vascular surgery and breast cancer, and is the 1998 recipient of the Silver Chalice Award from the American Cancer Society, and the St. George National Award. He currently serves on the National Board of Directors of the American Cancer Society, where he is also the Chairman of the Missions Outcome Committee and is the Chief Science Officer to the board of directors. He was the Chairman of the New Jersey Governor's Task Force on Cancer Prevention, Early Diagnosis and Treatment, overseeing the state's cancer control program. He has presented before numerous organizations, including the Clinton Global Initiative, the Surgical Forum and the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons, where he served as the Chairman of the Committee on Education.
William J. Holaday, M.D., FACS
Dr. William Holaday moved to southern New Jersey after completing his undergraduate education at Princeton University with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry in 1975, graduating summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa. A native Ohioan, he then attended Case Western Reserve School of Medicine, receiving his MD degree in 1979. He completed his surgical residency at University Hospital in Syracuse, NY, under Dr. David Frohm, and moved to Burlington county in 1984. He is active in medical staff affairs and served as chairman of the operating room committee. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and is board certified by the American Board of Surgery. He is a member of the Burlington County Medical Society, the American Medical Association, the Vascular Society of New Jersey, and the Oncology Society of New Jersey. In addition to extensive experience in general and peripheral vascular surgical problems, Dr. Holaday is the Chief of Thoracic Surgery, and has special interests in laparoscopic and hiatal hernia, esophageal, and thoracoscopic lung surgery.
Samuel H. Wasser, M.D., FACS
Dr. Samuel Wasser is a native of New Jersey, and has practiced in Burlington county for 10 years. He received his Bachelor’s degree at George Washington University in 1979 and his MD degree from George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, DC, in 1983. His postgraduate surgical residencies were at Thomas Jefferson Medical College Hospital and Morristown Memorial Hospital. Dr. Wasser is the Chief of the section of vascular surgery at Lourdes Medical Center of Burlington County and the director of the peripheral vascular noninvasive diagnostic laboratory. He has served on the hospital’s Executive Committee for many years. He is a diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners, and in addition to being board certified by the American Board of Surgery in 1989. his numerous medical society memberships include the American Medical Society, the New Jersey Medical Society, the Vascular Society of New Jersey and the Eastern Vascular Society. Building on an extensive experience in general surgery, Dr. Wasser has developed a large personal series of microvascular peripheral arterial reconstruction procedures, specializing in arterial vascular & varicose vein surgery and serves as the Director of the Wound Care Center.
David Greenbaum, M.D., FACS
Dr. David Greenbaum has been practicing in general surgery at the Lourdes Medical Center of Burlington County for over 15 years. While performing most general surgical procedures, he has distinguished himself as one of the busiest and most knowledgeable bariatric surgeons in the entire Philadelphia / South Jersey area. With the assistance of his associates, he performs as many as 15-20 weight loss operations monthly and runs the Rancocas bariatric support group bimonthly. He was graduated from the Johns Hopkins University in 1976, the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 1980 and performed his internship and residency in general surgery at the Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia, Pa. from 1980-1985. He is presently a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a member of the American Society for Bariatric Surgeons and a member of the American Society of Cosmetic Surgeons.