Dr. Maria Codreanu earned her medical degree at the
University of Medicine and Pharmacy (Gr. T. Popa) in Iasi, Romania, and a
master’s degree in international law at the Bucharest University School of Law.
She completed a residency in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the
Emergency Hospital of the University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Iasi, as well
as fellowships in microsurgery at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in New York,
general surgery at the Hospital of Queens (New York)-Weill Cornell Medical
College, and vascular surgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center
at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School.
Board certified in surgery, Dr. Codreanu also serves as an
assistant professor in the Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at
the McGovern Medical School at UTHealth. Previously she taught at Hunter College-City
University of New York, the Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing in New York
City, and Karpas Institute in New York City. She has
authored a number of journal articles and textbook chapters and presented numerous
conference sessions on vascular surgery.
Dr. Codreanu speaks fluent Romanian, French and