Lucyna Z. Price, MD, RPVI — Academic Profile

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • Director, Hemodialysis Access Center

Board Certification

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery 


Medical School
  • Stony Brook University School of Medicine, Stony Brook, NY
Residency Training
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
Fellowship Training
  • Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY

Affiliated Specialty Center

Clinical Interests/Expertise

  • All areas of arterial and venous surgery, using both conventional surgical techniques and minimally invasive endovascular techniques
  • Arterial conditions related to carotid, aortic, and lower extremity diseases
  • Venous conditions including varicose veins and venous insufficiency
  • Lower extremity limb salvage
  • Open and Endovascular hemodialysis access procedures
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Contact Information

Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Department of Surgery, Health Sciences Center T19-090
Stony Brook Medicine
Stony Brook, NY 11794-8191

Patient appointments: 631-638-1670
Academic Office Tel: 631-444-8377
Academic Office Fax: 631-444-8988

For patient care information, including insurance participation and practice locations, click here.

  • Personal Statement
  • Honors
  • Publications
  • Additional

Dr. Lucyna Z. Price is a native New Yorker who grew up in Brooklyn, New York. She attended The Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music and Art and Performing Arts where she majored in the visual arts, painting and photography. She later graduated Summa Cum Laude from The Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education of The City College of New York of The City University of New York, a 7 year B.S.-M.D. program. She received her medical doctorate from Stony Brook University School of Medicine where she was elected into The Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. Dr. Price finished her general surgery training at The University of Texas Southwestern (UTSW) Medical Center and is board certified in general surgery. During her time at USTW, Dr. Price received the Excellence Award for Leadership and Exemplary Patient Care. She then returned to New York where completed her vascular surgery fellowship at Mount Sinai Hospital.

Dr. Price is honored to return to Stony Brook University Hospital. Above all, Dr. Price is devoted to the lifelong care of her patients and their families from the prevention to the treatment of vascular disease. She is an active member of regional and national societies and has published on minimally-invasive and innovative surgical techniques. Dr. Price is dedicated to the highest level of vascular surgery, endovascular therapy, professional education, and clinical research.

  • Honors

  • Eastern Vascular Society (EVS) Vascular Trainee Travel Grant

    Excellence Award for Leadership and Exemplary Patient Care

    U.T. Southwestern Medical Center

    Glasgow/Rubin Certificate for Academic Achievement. American Medical Women’s Association

    Stony Brook University School of Medicine

    Valedictorian of The Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education of

    The City College of New York of The City University of New York

    The Dean’s Award of Academic Excellence

    The Kosciuszko Foundation Tuition Scholarship

    The Sophie and Leonard Davis Scholarship

    The Polish & Slavic Federal Credit Union Scholarship

    New York State Scholarship for Academic Excellence: Level I

    ARISTA National Honors Society

    Fred and Kazuko Harris Award in Art

    Departmental Award of Computer Graphics from Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of   

         Music and Art and Performing Arts

    E.Ira Marienhoff Award in History

    The Art Honor League of Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music and Art and Performing


  • Kodela R, Chattopadhyay M, Nath N, Cieciura LZ, Pospishil L, Boring D, Crowell JA, Kashfi K. Synthesis and Biological Activity of Acetyl-protected Hydroxybenzyl Diethyl Phosphates (EHBP) as Potential Chemotherapeutic Agents. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters. Elsevier. 2011 Dec 1;21(23):7146-50. PMID: 22001089.

    Nath N, Chattopadhyay M, Pospishil L, Cieciura LZ, Goswami S, Kodela R, Saavedra JE, Keefer LK, Kashfi K. JS-K, A Nitric Oxide-Releasing Prodrug, Modulates Beta-Catenin/TCF Signaling in Leukemic Jurkat Cells: Evidence of an S-nitrosylated Mechanism. Biochemical Pharmacology. Elsevier. 2010 Dec 1;80(11): 1641-9. PMID: 20797387.

    Chopra A, Cieciura LZ, Modrall JG, Valentine RJ, Chung J. 20-year Experience with Aorto-Enteric Fistula (AEF) Repair: Gastrointestinal Complications Predict Mortality. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2016, Nov

    George JM, Price LZ, Korayem AH, Marin M, Faries PL, Tadros RO. Transradial Renal Salvage After Complex Endovascular Aneurysm Repair Complicated by Left Renal Artery Thrombosis. Journal of Vascular Surgery Cases and Innovative Techniques. 2019 September; 5 (3); 239-242.

    Price LZ, Tadros RO, Faries PL, Krishnan P, Tang GHL, Kovacic JC, Han DK, McKinsey JF. Shockwave Lithotripsy Facilitates Large Bore Vascular Access Through Calcified Arteries. Submission Pending.
  • Certification

    05/29/2019: American Board of Surgery, Certified in General Surgery. 

    11/26/2019: Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support




    09/2019 – Present: Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society

    09/2019 – Present: Eastern Vascular Society

    11/2019 – Present: Program Committee Member

    01/2016 – Present: Association of Academic Surgeons

    01/2016 – Present: Association for Women In Surgery

    01/2016 – Present: Society for Vascular Surgery

    01/2013 – Present: Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society

    07/2013 – Present: American College of Surgeons

    07/2016 – 06/2018: Down Syndrome Guild of Dallas

    07/2012 – 06/2013: American College of Surgeons. Medical Student Member

    07/2006 – 06/2013: American Medical Women’s Association

    07/2006 – 06/2013: American Medical Student Association




    GORE 2019 Fellows Aortic Symposium, Los Angeles, CA

    UCLA/SVS Symposium: “A Comprehensive Review and Update of What’s New in Vascular

    and Endovascular Surgery,” Los Angeles, CA

    Big Apple Bootcamp, Vascular &Endovascular Surgery, Weill Cornell Medicine,

    New York, NY

    05/25/2018: Advanced Surgical Skills for Exposure in Trauma (ASSET) Course, UTSW, Dallas, TX