Medical School
University of Michigan Medical School (2001)
University of Cincinnati Medical Center (2008), General Surgery
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine (2009), Thoracic Surgery
University of Michigan Health Systems (2011), Thoracic Surgery
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (2014), Cardiopulmonary Transplant and Assist Device

Clinical Interest

Adult Congenital Heart Surgery

  • Atrial Septal Defect (ASD) Closure
  • Coarctation of the Aorta Repair
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA) Closure
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) Closure

Advanced Cardiac Therapies

  • Complex & Redo Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) Support
  • Surgery for Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HOCM)
  • Ventricular Assist Device (VAD)

Heart Rhythm Treatment/Electrophysiology

  • Arrythmia Surgery
  • Laser Lead Extraction
  • Maze Procedure

Heart Transplant Surgery

  • Heart Transplantation

Heart Valve Repair/Replacement

  • Aortic Valve Repair/Replacement
  • Assessment & Treatment of Bicuspid Aortic Valvular Pathology
  • Mitral Valve Repair/Replacement
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair/Replacement

Open Heart Surgery

  • Complex & High Risk Procedures
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Heart Tumor
  • Ventricular Aneurysm Repair

Surgical Treatment of Thoracic Aortic Disease

  • Aortic Aneurysm Surveillance & Repair
  • Aortic Arch Surgery
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stent Placement
  • Descending Thoracic Aortic Surgery