Meet the Aortic Program Expert Team

The Aortic Program at the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute brings together a team of physicians, specialists and professionals from myriad disciplines. With a multifaceted and experienced team of cardiovascular specialists, patients can expect the best diagnosis and treatment options for conditions affecting the aorta.

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Professor & Director, Division of Vascular Surgery
Associate Director, Vascular Therapeutics, Heart Institute
Vice Chair, Programmatic Development, Department of Surgery
Co-Medical Director, Vascular Laboratory
Director, Vascular Surgery Residency Program
SPECIALTY
Vascular Surgery
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Vice Chair of Outreach & Business Development, Cardiac Surgery
Director Emeritus, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Professor, Surgery
SPECIALTY
Surgery-Cardio-Thoracic
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Associate Director, Aortic Surgery Program
Associate Professor, Surgery
SPECIALTY
Vascular Surgery, Surgery-Cardio-Thoracic
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S. Rexford Kennamer MD Chair in Cardiac Ultrasound
Medical Director, Clinic for Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy and Aortopathies
Professor, Medicine
SPECIALTY
IM Cardiology
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The Irina and George Schaeffer Distinguished Chair in Cardiac Surgery
Chair, Cardiac Surgery
SPECIALTY
Surgery-Cardio-Thoracic
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Associate Program Director, Thoracic Surgery ACGME Fellowship Program
Associate Surgical Director, Heart Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support
Surgical Co-Director, Cardiac Surgery Intensive Care Unit
SPECIALTY
Surgery-Cardio-Thoracic
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Surgical Director, Heart Transplant
Professor, Surgery
SPECIALTY
Surgery-Cardio-Thoracic
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H & S Nichols Distinguished Chair in Surgery
Chair, Department of Surgery
Vice President, Interventional Services
Vice Dean, Academic Affairs
Professor, Surgery
Surgeon-In-Chief
SPECIALTY
Vascular Surgery
LOCATIONS
Vascular Surgery

Many of the physicians who have medical staff privileges to practice medicine at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center are independent physicians, and not employees or agents of the hospital. These independent physicians bill separately for their services. You should contact your physician to determine their status and billing practices.