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Elliot Stein, MD

Specialty in Internal Medicine

Elliot Stein is a second-year internal medicine resident at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, and he intends to sub-specialize in cardiovascular disease. He graduated magna cum laude with an undergraduate degree in molecular and cellular biology from Harvard College in 2013. He obtained his MD and Master of Science in Translational Research (MSTR) from the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine in 2019. He stayed at the University of Pennsylvania to complete his internship year 2019-2020 at Pennsylvania Hospital. Elliot also served as an emergency medical technician (EMT) in two countries and three US states before beginning his medical career. He joined Buoy Health in 2018 because of its promise to use new technology to deliver higher quality medical information to anyone regardless of ability to access medical care.

Education and training

2020 - Present - Internal Medicine Residency, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

2019 - 2020 - Internal Medicine Internship, Pennsylvania Hospital, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA.

2014 - 2019 - Doctor of Medicine and Master of Translational Research, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA.

2009 - 2013 - Bachelor of Arts, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.


Dr. Constantin Cope Award, recognizing the “student author of an accepted abstract that best honors the spirit of inventiveness and scientific purity,” Society of Interventional Radiology

Thomas T. Hoopes Prize and nomination for Captain Jonathan Fay Prize, awarded to the 81 best theses and the single best undergraduate thesis at Harvard, respectively


Emergency Medical Technician, Certified

Publication Highlights

Stein EJ, Chittams JL, Miller M, Trerotola SO. Persistence in Coil-Embolized Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformations with Feeding Artery Diameters of 3 mm or Less: A Retrospective Single-Center Observational Study. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2017;28(3):442-449. doi:10.1016/j.jvir.2016.11.093

Perkons NR, Stein EJ, Nwaezeapu C, et al. Electrolytic ablation enables cancer cell targeting through pH modulation. Commun Biol. 2018;1(1):48. doi:10.1038/s42003-018-0047-1

Stein EJ, Sudheendra D. Intravascular ultrasound is a key diagnostic tool in subclavian vein varicosity. J Vasc Surg Cases Innov Tech. 2019;5(4):488-491. doi:10.1016/j.jvscit.2019.08.004

Stein EJ, Shivaram GM, Koo KSH, Dick AAS, Healey PJ, Monroe EJ. Endovascular treatment of surgical mesoportal and portosystemic shunt dysfunction in pediatric patients. Pediatr Radiol. 2019;49(10):1344-1353. doi:10.1007/s00247-019-04458-6

Stein EJ, Perkons NR, Wildenberg JC, et al. MR Imaging Enables Real-Time Monitoring of In Vitro Electrolytic Ablation of Hepatocellular Carcinoma. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2020;31(2):352-361. doi: