Cardiothoracic Surgeons & Specialties
The cardiothoracic team includes some of the most experienced and award-winning cardiac surgeons in the world, as well as skilled cardiologists, anesthesiologists, cardiac nurses, physician assistants and nurse practitioners. Our depth and breadth of experience allows us to perform complex operations, such as off-pump coronary artery bypass, surgical ablation for atrial fibrillation and transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR). Patients can rest assured that they are receiving the most advanced treatment possible from among the most experienced surgeons in the world.
Our surgeons perform state-of-the-art minimally invasive and traditional operations for the full range of cardiac diseases and conditions, including :
Yale-New Haven Hospital is one of the few cardiac centers where surgical outcomes are consistently better than national figures. Our survival statistics for coronary artery bypass, mitral valve replacement and aortic valve replacement consistently exceed national and regional norm.
Comprehensive Cardiac Care
YNHH provides leading-edge cardiac care for a full range of conditions—from emergency heart attack services and bypass surgery to educating patients on how to reduce their risk of heart disease.
Our physicians also train and instruct cardiovascular surgeons all over the world on how to properly perform leading-edge procedures. Pioneering work in aortic diseases have taken our surgeons to all 50 states and 23 countries to share insights, research findings and new techniques.
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