CaroMont Heart welcomes Paul Kochupura MD to the practice. Dr. Kochupura
earned his medical degree from Upstate Medical University in Syracuse,
NY. He completed his residency in general surgery at Stony Brook University
Medical Center, Stony Brook, where he also completed an additional year
of research in cardiovascular tissue engineering.
During the course of his training, Dr Kochupura was the winner of numerous
awards including qualifying as a finalist for American Heart Association’s
“Viven Thomas Young Investigator Award.” Additionally, he
is the recipient of three teaching awards during his surgical training,
including designation in the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society.
Dr Kochupura then completed his fellowship in Vascular and Endovascular
surgery at Atlanta Medical Center in Atlanta, GA under David Rosenthal, MD.
Dr Kochupura practices the full spectrum of Vascular Surgery including
both open and catheter based interventions for peripheral vascular disease,
cutting edge approaches to venous disease including varicose veins and
deep venous thrombosis, carotid disease, endovascular repair of abdominal
aortic aneurysms, as well as dialysis access and management. He is certified
by the American Board of Surgery.
For more information about CaroMont Heart, call 704.83-HEART (704.834.3278)
or visit caromonthealth.org.
About CaroMont Health
A nationally honored health provider, CaroMont Health is promoting a more
vibrant community through individual health care. CaroMont offers a network
of top resources across five counties, all centered on a state-of-the-art,
435-bed hospital that is ranked among the best in the nation. It is a
spectrum of health services that is just the right size to deliver high-quality,
individualized care that has been recognized by the following experts:
• CareChex rating service: First in the nation for medical excellence
for overall care
• Region’s only Hospital to receive North Carolina’s Award
for Performance Excellence (Baldrige)
• Joint Commission: Top Performer on Key Quality Measures for heart
attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care.
• A 2011 Top Performing Hospital for providing high quality, efficient
care as a part of the Premier healthcare alliance QUEST program.
• Healthgrade Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence™
three years in a row, 2010, 2011 and 2012.
CaroMont Health is located at 2525 Court Drive in Gastonia, N.C., and can
be reached at (704) 834-2000. Additional information is available at www.caromonthealth.org.