James O'Brien Jr., MD, Thoracic Surgery, Kansas City, MO, The University of Kansas Hospital

JamesE.O'BrienJr.MD

Thoracic SurgeryKansas City, MO

Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Pediatric Thoracic Surgery, Cardiovascular Surgery

Co-Director, Ward Family Heart Center, Chief, Cardiac Surgery, Children's Mercy Hospital, Associate Professor, Surgery, University of Missouri, Kansas City School of Medicine

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Education & Training

  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
    Children's Hospital of PhiladelphiaFellowship
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Thomas Jefferson UniversityFellowship
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Thomas Jefferson UniversityResidency
  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine
    University of Connecticut School of MedicineMedicalSchool

Certifications & Licensure

  • KS State Medical License
    KS State Medical License 2013 - 2021
  • MO State Medical License
    MO State Medical License 2001 - 2021
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery Congenital Cardiac Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons
  • Super Doctor SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations