Mary Jo Byron received her bachelor’s degree in Biology from Gannon University in Erie, PA. She then pursued a graduate degree in Biochemistry at the Medical College of Virginia/Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, VA where she was able to perform small animal surgery in order to obtain samples for her graduate research project. It was at that time that she became interested in pursuing a surgical degree. Mary Jo completed her master’s degree and went on to receive a PA degree in Surgical Physician Assistant studies from Cornell University Medical College in New York, NY. She has 17 years of Cardiothoracic Surgery experience. Mary Jo likes to spend her free time being outdoors/hiking and traveling with her family


Monday: 8am - 4:30pm
Tuesday: 8am - 4:30pm
Wednesday: 8am - 4:30pm
Thursday: 8am - 4:30pm
Friday: 8am - 4pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Qualifications and experience

Surgery - Adult Cardiac Surgery, Cardiovascular Disease, Heart and Circulation - Coronary Disease, Heart and Circulation - Heart Diseases, Heart and Circulation - Heart Valve Diseases, Surgery - Cardiothoracic Surgery, Surgery - Open Heart Surgery
Languages spoken
Bachelor of Science
Gannon University

Masters of Science
Medical College of Virginia/ Virginia Commonwealth University

Physician Assistant Studies
Weill Cornell Medical College

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