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Ryan Macht M.D., M.S.

Ryan Macht M.D., M.S.

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • Division of General Surgery

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University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, B.A., 2006

New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, M.D., 2011

Boston University School of Public Health, M.S. 2016

  • General Surgery Residency- Boston Medical Center, 2018
  • Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery Fellowship, UCSF, 2019
  • American Board of Surgery, General Surgery
  • Sequoia Hospital, Redwood City, CA
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Quality Improvement
  • Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery
  • Endoscopy
  • Foregut Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Health Services Research
  • Patient Safety
  • Quality Improvement
  • Surgical Outcomes

Ryan Macht M.D., M.S. completed his General Surgery residency at Boston Medical Center in 2018. During this time, he obtained a Masters Degree in Health Services Research from the Boston University School of Public Health and completed a 2 year research fellowship focusing on quality improvement and patient safety. Following this, he completed his fellowship in Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery at UCSF. He is interested in the management of obesity and metabolic disease, including pharmacologic, endoscopic and surgical treatments. His research is focused on quality improvement, patient safety, and improving outcomes in bariatric and foregut surgery. He will be providing care for general and minimally invasive surgery patients at Sequoia Hospital.

  Confired By    
  • House Staff Award
  • Boston Medical Center Quality Week
  • 2015
  • Quality Research Award
  • Boston Medical Center Quality Week
  • 2014
  • Best Clinical Paper Award
  • MA Chapter of the American College of Surgeons
  • 2014
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
  • Delta Omega Honor Society
  • Ryan Macht's research has been focused on quality improvement and outcomes in surgical patients. He has a special interest in prevention of postoperative venous thromboembolism events and enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) protocols. Additionally, he has studied risk factors for unplanned hospital visits following bariatric surgery. He is interested in further research on identifying barriers to obesity treatment and improving access to bariatric surgery.

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    1. Cassidy MR, Rosenkranz P, Macht RD, Talutis S, McAneny D. The I COUGH Multidisciplinary Perioperative Pulmonary Care Program: One Decade of Experience. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2020 05; 46(5):241-249. View in PubMed
    2. Soley-Bori M, Soria-Saucedo R, Youn B, Haynes AB, Macht R, Ryan CM, Schneider JC, Kazis LE. Region and Insurance Plan Type Influence Discharge Disposition After Hip and Knee Arthroplasty: Evidence From the Privately Insured US Population. J Arthroplasty. 2017 11; 32(11):3286-3291.e4. View in PubMed
    3. Robinson TD, Oliveira TM, Timmes TR, Mills JM, Starr N, Fleming M, Janeway M, Haddad D, Sidhwa F, Macht RD, Kauffman DF, Dechert TA. Socially Responsible Surgery: Building Recognition and Coalition. Front Surg. 2017; 4:11. View in PubMed
    4. Macht R, Gardner I, Talutis S, Rosenkranz P, Doherty G, McAneny D. Evaluation of a Standardized Risk-Based Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis Protocol in the Setting of Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery. J Am Coll Surg. 2017 Jun; 224(6):1029-1035. View in PubMed
    5. Macht R, Cassidy R, Cabral H, Kazis LE, Ghaferi A. Evaluating organizational factors associated with postoperative bariatric surgery readmissions. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2017 Jun; 13(6):1004-1009. View in PubMed
    6. View All Publications
    1. Macht R, McAneny D. "Barriers and Pitfalls in Quality Improvement". Surgical Quality Improvement (Success in Academic Surgery Series). 2017.


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