Craig Saunders, MD, Thoracic Surgery, Newark, NJ, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center

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Thoracic Surgery Newark, NJ

Adult Cardiac Surgery

Physician

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Summary

  • Dr. Craig Saunders is a thoracic surgeon in Newark, NJ and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and Saint Barnabas Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine. He specializes in adult cardiac surgery.

Education & Training

  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Cleveland Clinic FoundationFellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1978 - 1980
  • University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
    University of Iowa Hospitals and ClinicsResidency, General Surgery, 1974 - 1978
  • San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium
    San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education ConsortiumInternship, Transitional Year, 1970 - 1971
  • University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
    University of Iowa Carver College of MedicineClass of 1970

Certifications & Licensure

  • HI State Medical License
    HI State Medical License 2007 - 2016
  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 1998 - 2021
  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 1993 - 1998
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1980 - Present
  • IA State Medical License
    IA State Medical License 1971 - 2022
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Inside Jersey Magazine Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2010-2014
  • Top Doctors: New York Metro Area Castle Connolly, 2002-2014
  • New Jersey Life - Top Heart Doctors and OB-GYN Castle Connolly, 2009
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Press Mentions

  • Business as Usual During the Pandemic, This Time Through Plexiglass
    Business as Usual During the Pandemic, This Time Through PlexiglassJuly 4th, 2020

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