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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Director, Division of Vascular Surgery
Vice Chair, Department of Surgery for Programmatic Development
Associate Director, Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute for Vascular Therapeutics
SPECIALTY
Vascular Surgery
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H & S Nichols Distinguished Chair in Surgery
Chair, Department of Surgery
Vice President, Interventional Services
Vice Dean, Academic Affairs
Director, Division of Vascular Surgery
Professor, Surgery
Surgeon-In-Chief
SPECIALTY
Vascular Surgery
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Estelle Abe and Marjorie Sanders Chair in Cardiac Surgery
Director, Division of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
Professor, Surgery
SPECIALTY
Surgery-Cardio-Thoracic
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Associate Director, Aortic Surgery Program
Associate Professor, Surgery
SPECIALTY
Surgery-Cardio-Thoracic, Vascular Surgery
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Surgical Director, Heart Transplant
Professor, Surgery
SPECIALTY
Surgery-Cardio-Thoracic
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Surgical Director, Lung Transplant Program
Director, Robotic & Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
Assistant Professor, Surgery
SPECIALTY
Surgery-Cardio-Thoracic
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Shapell and Webb Family Chair in Clinical Cardiology
Director, Oppenheimer Atherosclerosis Research Center
Director, Atherosclerosis Prevention and Management Center
Professor, Medicine
SPECIALTY
IM Cardiology
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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

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.