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Our Team

Division Chief

Tom C. Nguyen, M.D., FACS, FACC

Professor of Surgery
Chief of the Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Minimally Invasive and Robotic Heart Surgeon
Helen and Charles Schwab Distinguished Professor of Surgery
Co-Director, Heart and Vascular Center

Cardiac Surgeons

Ramin E. Beygui, M.D., M.Sc., FACS

Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Medical Director, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Washington Hospital Health System

Marko T. Boskovski, M.D, M.H.S., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Rodrigo Oliveira Rosa Ribeiro de Souza M.D.

Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery 

Tobias Deuse, M.D.

Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
The Julien I.E. Hoffman, M.D. Endowed Chair in Cardiac Surgery
Director, Minimally-invasive Cardiac Surgery
Surgical Director, Transcatheter Valve Program

Amy G. Fiedler, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Arthur Hill, M.D., FACS, FACC

Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Co-Director, UCSF Cardiac Critical Care Units

Teng C. Lee, M.D., FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Co-Director, UCSF Center for Aortic Disease

Tom C. Nguyen, M.D., FACS, FACC

Professor of Surgery
Chief of the Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Minimally Invasive and Robotic Heart Surgeon
Helen and Charles Schwab Distinguished Professor of Surgery
Co-Director, Heart and Vascular Center

Jason W. Smith, M.D., FACS

Professor of Clinical Surgery
Surgical Director of Heart Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Georg M. Wieselthaler, M.D.

Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Cardiac Researchers

Julius M. Guccione, Jr., Ph.D.

Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Co-Director, Cardiac Biomechanics Lab
Core Member, UC Berkeley & UCSF Graduate Program in Bioengineering

Mark Ratcliffe, M.D.

Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery, UCSF
Co-Director, Cardiac Biomechanics Lab

Sonja Schrepfer, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Director, Transplant and Stem Cell Immunobiology (TSI) Lab

Cardiothoracic Surgeons at SF VA Medical Center

Marko T. Boskovski, M.D, M.H.S., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Binh N. Trinh, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Elaine Tseng, M.D., FACS

Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Chief of Cardiac Surgery, San Francisco VA Medical Center

Cardiothoracic Surgeons at St. Mary's Hospital

Binh N. Trinh, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Cardiothoracic Surgeons at Washington Hospital

Ramin E. Beygui, M.D., M.Sc., FACS

Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Medical Director, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Washington Hospital Health System

Teng C. Lee, M.D., FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Co-Director, UCSF Center for Aortic Disease

Cardiothoracic Surgeons at Zuckerberg SFGH

Arthur Hill, M.D., FACS, FACC

Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Co-Director, UCSF Cardiac Critical Care Units

Critical Care Specialists

Melissa H. Coleman, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Associate Program Director, Thoracic Surgery Residency Program
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery, UCSF
Director of UCSF Medicine's Clinical Immersive Experiences (CIEx)

Arthur Hill, M.D., FACS, FACC

Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Co-Director, UCSF Cardiac Critical Care Units

Lung Transplant Surgeons

Ramin E. Beygui, M.D., M.Sc., FACS

Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Medical Director, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Washington Hospital Health System

Tobias Deuse, M.D.

Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
The Julien I.E. Hoffman, M.D. Endowed Chair in Cardiac Surgery
Director, Minimally-invasive Cardiac Surgery
Surgical Director, Transcatheter Valve Program

Jasleen Kukreja, M.D., M.P.H.

Professor of Surgery
Doris F. and Donald G. Fisher Distinguished Professor
Director, Lung Transplantation
Director, Ex Vivo Lung Perfusion
Director, Advanced Lung Disease ECMO Support
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of California, San Francisco

Binh N. Trinh, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Heart Transplant Surgeons

Ramin E. Beygui, M.D., M.Sc., FACS

Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Medical Director, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Washington Hospital Health System

Rodrigo Oliveira Rosa Ribeiro de Souza M.D.

Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery 

Tobias Deuse, M.D.

Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
The Julien I.E. Hoffman, M.D. Endowed Chair in Cardiac Surgery
Director, Minimally-invasive Cardiac Surgery
Surgical Director, Transcatheter Valve Program

Amy G. Fiedler, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Jason W. Smith, M.D., FACS

Professor of Clinical Surgery
Surgical Director of Heart Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Georg M. Wieselthaler, M.D.

Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Thoracic Surgeons

Melissa H. Coleman, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Associate Program Director, Thoracic Surgery Residency Program
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery, UCSF
Director of UCSF Medicine's Clinical Immersive Experiences (CIEx)

David M. Jablons, M.D.

Professor and Chief, General Thoracic Surgery
Nan T. McEvoy Distinguished Professor of Thoracic Surgical Oncology
Ada Distinguished Professor of Thoracic Oncology
Program Leader Thoracic Oncology
Director, Thoracic Oncology Laboratory,
UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Johannes R. Kratz, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Van Auken Endowed Chair in Thoracic Oncology
Director, Minimally Invasive and Robotic Thoracic Surgery
Director, Thoracic Surgery Residency Program
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Jasleen Kukreja, M.D., M.P.H.

Professor of Surgery
Doris F. and Donald G. Fisher Distinguished Professor
Director, Lung Transplantation
Director, Ex Vivo Lung Perfusion
Director, Advanced Lung Disease ECMO Support
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of California, San Francisco

Michael Mann, M.D.

Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Binh N. Trinh, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Thoracic Researchers

Csaba J. Peto, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Thoracic Oncology Program

Bhairavi Tolani, Ph.D., M.S.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Liang You, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Emeritus Faculty

Hassan Lemjabbar-Alaoui. Ph.D.

Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Scot H. Merrick, M.D.

Emeritus Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Volunteer Faculty

George W. Allman, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Advanced Practice Providers

Jessica Clements RN, MSN-AGACNP

Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Cardiothoracic Surgery 

Joanna Delong, RN, MS, NP

Clinical Nurse Manager
Division of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery
Cardiothoracic Surgery
UCSF Center for Limb Preservation
Director of Advanced Practice Nursing
UCSF Heart & Vascular Center

Jane Lee, MSN, AGACNP-BC, BSN, RN

Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Cardiothoracic Surgery

Cristina Sykes, NP

Nurse Practitioner
Cardiothoracic Surgery

Division Administration

Jacqueline Carranza

Administrative Coordinator
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Department of Surgery, School of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco

Mari Collings

Education Program Administrator
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Department of Surgery, School of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco

 

Kalpana Harish, MPH
Senior Administrative & Research Director
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery,
Division of Transplant Surgery,
Division of Vascular & Enovascular Surgery,
Immunogenetics and Transplantation Laboratory (ITL),
Department of Surgery
University of California, San Francisco
Rachel Lau
Rachel Lau
Rachel Lau
Matilda Lee

Office Administrator
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Department of Surgery, School of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco

Financial Analyst
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Department of Surgery, School of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco

Iamina Racine

Executive Analyst
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Department of Surgery, School of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco

Clinical Research Administration

Kalpana Harish, MPH
Senior Administrative & Research Director
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery,
Division of Transplant Surgery,
Division of Vascular & Enovascular Surgery,
Immunogenetics and Transplantation Laboratory (ITL),
Department of Surgery
University of California, San Francisco
Donna Liu

Research Supervisor
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery &
Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Department of Surgery, School of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco

Niel Panchal

Assistant Specialist / Lung Transplant Clinical Research Coordinator
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Department of Surgery, School of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco

Jordyn Pinochi

Clinical Research Coordinator - Cardiac Surgery
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Department of Surgery, School of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco

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