Marlene Grenon, MD

Vascular surgeon

Dr. Marlene Grenon is a vascular surgeon at the UCSF Heart and Vascular Center who treats patients with vascular conditions such as cardiovascular disease and peripheral artery disease.

Grenon earned a medical degree at McGill Medical School in Montreal, Canada and a master's degree in the Scholars in Clinical Science Program at Harvard Medical School. She completed a fellowship in cardiovascular space medicine and endocrinology at Brigham and Women's Hospital and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Boston. She then completed training in cardiac surgery at McGill University, vascular surgery at the University of British Columbia in 2009, and endovascular surgery at the Arizona Heart Institute. She is a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and maintains a certificate of specialist in cardiac and vascular surgery from the Royal College. She is an associate professor of surgery at UCSF.

Clinics

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
400 Parnassus Ave., Suite 501
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-2357
Fax: (415) 353-2669

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Conditions & Treatments

Academic Title

Associate Professor

More about Marlene Grenon

Education

McGill Medical School, Montreal, Canada 2000

Residencies

Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canda, Cardiac Surgery 2002
McGill University, Cardiac Surgery 2007

Fellowships

University of British Columbia , Vascular Surgery 2009
Arizona Heart Institute, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery 2010

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Arya S, Lee S, Zahner GJ, Cohen BE, Hiramoto J, Wolkowitz OM, Khakharia A, Binney ZO, Grenon SM. The association of comorbid depression with mortality and amputation in veterans with peripheral artery disease. J Vasc Surg. 2018 Mar 24.
  2. Schaller MS, Ramirez JL, Gasper WJ, Zahner GJ, Hills NK, Grenon SM. Frailty Is Associated with an Increased Risk of Major Adverse Cardiac Events in Patients with Stable Claudication. Ann Vasc Surg. 2018 Mar 22.
  3. Zahner GJ, Spaulding KA, Ramirez JL, Schaller MS, Walker SC, Hills NK, Gasper WJ, Grenon SM. Characterizing the relationship between flow-mediated vasodilation and radial artery tonometry in peripheral artery disease. J Surg Res. 2018 Apr; 224:121-131.
  4. Lindqvist D, Mellon SH, Dhabhar FS, Yehuda R, Grenon SM, Flory JD, Bierer LM, Abu-Amara D, Coy M, Makotkine I, Reus VI, Aschbacher K, Bersani FS, Marmar CR, Wolkowitz OM. Increased circulating blood cell counts in combat-related PTSD: Associations with inflammation and PTSD severity. Psychiatry Res. 2017 Dec; 258:330-336.
  5. Zahner GJ, Gruendl MA, Spaulding KA, Schaller MS, Hills NK, Gasper WJ, Grenon SM. Association between arterial stiffness and peripheral artery disease as measured by radial artery tonometry. J Vasc Surg. 2017 Nov; 66(5):1518-1526.
  6. Schaller MS, Zahner GJ, Gasper WJ, Harris WS, Conte MS, Hills NK, Grenon SM. Relationship between the omega-3 index and specialized pro-resolving lipid mediators in patients with peripheral arterial disease taking fish oil supplements. J Clin Lipidol. 2017 Sep - Oct; 11(5):1289-1295.
  7. Drudi LM, Schaller MS, Hiramoto J, Gasper W, Harris WS, Hills NK, Grenon SM. Predictors of change in omega-3 index with fish oil supplementation in peripheral artery disease. J Surg Res. 2017 Apr; 210:124-131.
  8. Lindqvist D, Dhabhar FS, Mellon SH, Yehuda R, Grenon SM, Flory JD, Bierer LM, Abu-Amara D, Coy M, Makotkine I, Reus VI, Bersani FS, Marmar CR, Wolkowitz OM. Increased pro-inflammatory milieu in combat related PTSD - A new cohort replication study. Brain Behav Immun. 2017 Jan; 59:260-264.
  9. Aschbacher K, Milush JM, Gilbert A, Almeida C, Sinclair E, Epling L, Grenon SM, Marco EJ, Puterman E, Epel E. Chronic stress is associated with reduced circulating hematopoietic progenitor cell number: A maternal caregiving model. Brain Behav Immun. 2017 Jan; 59:245-252.
  10. Grenon SM, Owens CD, Alley H, Perez S, Whooley MA, Neylan TC, Aschbacher K, Gasper WJ, Hilton JF, Cohen BE. Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Is Associated With Worse Endothelial Function Among Veterans. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 Mar 23; 5(3):e003010.
  11. Grenon SM, Owens CD, Nosova EV, Hughes-Fulford M, Alley HF, Chong K, Perez S, Yen PK, Boscardin J, Hellmann J, Spite M, Conte MS. Short-Term, High-Dose Fish Oil Supplementation Increases the Production of Omega-3 Fatty Acid-Derived Mediators in Patients With Peripheral Artery Disease (the OMEGA-PAD I Trial). J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 Aug 21; 4(8):e002034.
  12. Itoga NK, Woo K, Bismuth J, Bechara CF, Grenon M, Mitchell E, Zhou W. A Rising Generation of Diversity in the Vascular Surgery Workforce. Ann Vasc Surg. 2015 Oct; 29(7):1484-6.
  13. Nosova EV, Bartel K, Chong KC, Alley HF, Conte MS, Owens CD, Grenon SM. Analysis of nutritional habits and intake of polyunsaturated fatty acids in veterans with peripheral arterial disease. Vasc Med. 2015 Oct; 20(5):432-8.
  14. Chang TT, Spurlock SM, Candelario TL, Grenon SM, Hughes-Fulford M. Spaceflight impairs antigen-specific tolerance induction in vivo and increases inflammatory cytokines. FASEB J. 2015 Oct; 29(10):4122-32.
  15. Nosova EV, Conte MS, Grenon SM. Advancing beyond the "heart-healthy diet" for peripheral arterial disease. J Vasc Surg. 2015 Jan; 61(1):265-74.
  16. Alley H, Owens CD, Gasper WJ, Grenon SM. Ultrasound assessment of endothelial-dependent flow-mediated vasodilation of the brachial artery in clinical research. J Vis Exp. 2014 Oct 22; (92):e52070.
  17. Chong KC, Owens CD, Park M, Alley HF, Boscardin WJ, Conte MS, Gasper WJ, Grenon SM. Relationship between kidney disease and endothelial function in peripheral artery disease. J Vasc Surg. 2014 Dec; 60(6):1605-11.
  18. Walker JP, Nosova E, Sigovan M, Rapp J, Grenon MS, Owens CD, Gasper WJ, Saloner DA. Ferumoxytol-enhanced magnetic resonance angiography is a feasible method for the clinical evaluation of lower extremity arterial disease. Ann Vasc Surg. 2015 Jan; 29(1):63-8.
  19. Nosova EV, Chong KC, Alley HF, Harris WS, Boscardin WJ, Conte MS, Owens CD, Grenon SM. Clinical correlates of red blood cell omega-3 fatty acid content in male veterans with peripheral arterial disease. J Vasc Surg. 2014 Nov; 60(5):1325-31.
  20. Drudi L, Grenon SM. Women's health in spaceflight. Aviat Space Environ Med. 2014 Jun; 85(6):645-52.

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