Dr. Protack joined Vascular Surgery Associates in 2019. He completed his undergraduate work at Lehigh University and he received his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry. His surgical residency was completed at Yale-New Haven Hospital. At Yale University, Dr. Protack earned his PhD while investigating AV fistula maturation while in the Vascular Biology and Therapeutics program. He then proceeded to a complete a vascular surgery fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Dr. Protack holds the Registered Provider in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI) certificate and is board certified in Surgery.