Qualifications and experience
- Surgery, Surgery - Adult Cardiac Surgery, Surgery - Cardiothoracic Surgery, Surgery - Heart Transplant Surgery, Surgery - Lung Transplant Surgery, Surgery - Open Heart Surgery, Thoracic and Cardiac
- Languages spoken
Duke University Hospital Program (1965)
Duke University School of Medicine (1964)
University of Colorado (1970)
Duke University Hospital Program (1966)
Duke University (NC) (1960)
- Clinical interest for patients
I am interested in acquired adult cardiac surgery and lung and heart transplantation, as well as risk-adjusted outcomes analyses and quality improvement in the field of cardiothoracic surgery.
- Research interest for patients
My current research focus is on comparing off pump to on pump coronary artery bypass.