Paul Gryska, MD FACS - RETIRED

Paul Gryska, MD FACS - RETIRED

Board Certified Surgeon / Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

Diverticulitis | Colon | Gallbladder | Hiatal hernia

Dr. Gryska is a board-certified general and laparoscopic surgeon and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons who has performed over 6000 laparoscopic operations for gallbladders, hiatal hernias, diverticulitis and colon cancer. He graduated from Trinity College and New York University School of Medicine and completed his internship and residency at Massachusetts General Hospital, where he was Chief Resident in Surgery. He is licensed with the American Board of Surgery and Board Certified in the State of Massachusetts.

A leader in the field of laparoscopic surgery, he has served the academic community at both Harvard Medical School and Tufts University School of Medicine. He has been active in leadership for many professional organizations over his career, including New England Surgical Society, Boston Surgical Society, American College of Surgeons, Massachusetts Medical Society, and the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons. He currently serves as Director of the Gastrointestinal Tumor Committee at Newton Wellesley Hospital and in a teaching role at Tufts University School of Medicine and Surgical Residents (Massachusetts General Hospital) in GI endoscopy, laparoscopic and general surgery with specific emphasis in GI disease. He won the “Outstanding Teaching Award” from Tufts University School of Medicine in 2002 and 2012. He has also worked extensively both locally and internationally as a tutor/mentor in surgery and as a guest surgeon for advanced laparoscopic procedures, including in Germany, Sweden and Peru (where he is pictured below with Dr. Cronin).

Dr. Gryska is an Eagle Scout, a sought-after lecturer, researcher and author, and an amateur sailor. Scroll down for testimonials from Dr. Gryska’s patients.