• In August 2015, Dr. Vincent Mortellaro joined the pediatric surgery faculty at Children’s of Alabama. A native of Florida, he received his undergraduate degree from the University of Miami and began his medical education at the University of Miami School of Medicine, graduating in 2005. He completed his surgical residency in general surgery at the University of Florida in 2010, along with postdoctoral research fellowships in 2010 - 2013 and a pediatric surgery fellowship in 2015. Dr. Mortellaro joined UAB in division of pediatric surgery in Children’s of Alabama. Dr. Mortellaro is a specialist in minimally invasive surgery.

    Dr. Mortellaro’s clinical interests include congenital colorectal and neonatal defects.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2018 Systemic thrombolysis of an occlusive aortic thrombus in a neonate on extracorporeal membrane oxygenationAmerican Surgeon.  84:E372-E374. 2018
    2009 Long-term results of a selective surgical approach to management of Zollinger-Ellison syndrome in patients with MEN-1American Surgeon.  75:730-733. 2009
    2008 Breast MR for the evaluation of occult nipple dischargeAmerican Surgeon.  74:739-742. 2008

    Research Overview

  • Dr. Mortellaro’s research interests include pediatric surgical outcomes and bioinformatics.
  • Education And Training

  • University of Florida/Shands Hospital, Internship
  • University of Florida/Shands Hospital, Residency
  • Childrens Hospital of Alabama, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • UAB Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Miami 2005
  • Full Name

  • Vincent Mortellaro