Clinical Specialties & Interests
Thoracic Surgery: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery, Aortic, Cardiopulmonary Transplantation, Vascular Surgery Clinical Interests: Aortic Aneurysm; Aortic Arch Syndromes; Aortic Valve Insufficiency; Congenital Abnormalities; Aortic Coarctation; Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
Awards, Honors, & Recognition
America's Top DoctorsCastle Connolly, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008 CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationEpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2012, 2013 Philadelphia MagazineCastle Connolly, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007 Register to See 3 More
A Prospective, Randomized Study to Compare Progel Vascular Sealant to Gelfoam Plus as an Adjunct for the Control of Bleeding in Subjects Undergoing Thoracic Aortic Surgery Start of enrollment: 2013 Nov 01 Ali Khoynezhad, MD Surgical Replacement and Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (SURTAVI) Start of enrollment: 2012 Mar 01 Ray Matthews, MD, Vaughn A. Starnes, MD, John Giacomini, Thomas Burdon, Ron Waksman, Lowell Satler, Tomas A Salerno, Eduardo de Marchena, Mamdouh Bakhos, Ferdinand (Fred) Leya, Atul Chawla, MD, George "Tr...
Publications & Presentations
PubMed Outcomes of Aortic Root Replacement After Previous Aortic Root Replacement: The "True" Redo Root. Jassar, A. S.,Desai, N. D.,Kobrin, D.,Pochettino, A.,Vallabhajosyula, P.,Milewski, R. K.,McCarthy, F.,Maniaci, J.,Szeto, W. Y.,Bavaria, J. E.; Ann. Thorac. Surg.. 2015 Mar 11. Anatomical aortic reconstruction in Marfan disease: dismantling of a hybrid repair† Quintana, E.,Bruce, C.,Sabate Rotes, A.,Pochettino, A.; Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2014 Dec 05. Direct distal aortic arch graft cannulation after the elephant trunk procedure: technique for central cannulation during second-stage repair. Quintana, E.,Pochettino, A.; Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2014 Oct 05. Register to See 18 More
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