Message from the Chairman


 Welcome to the University of Louisville Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, where we strive to provide the highest quality of patient care while training the future leaders in cardiac and thoracic surgery. We offer the latest technologically advanced therapy and device options in the field of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. I encourage you to browse the information provided on this site to learn more about us what what services we offer.

It is our privilege to serve the patients in the Kentuckiana region by offering an excellent balance of patient centered care, structured education, and a solid, innovative research institute.

Through our practice, our surgeons have pioneered numerous major advancements in cardiothoracic surgery. Our team is dedicated to research; both in the basic science laboratory setting as well as in the clinical environment. It is our goal to expand the treatment options available for our patients and improve clinical outcomes.