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James Edgerton

James R. Edgerton, M.D.

The Heart Hospital
PO Box 190667
Dallas, TX  75219
United States
2144355245
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Role: 
Surgeon

Background

University of Illinois, (MD 1978)
University of Florida General Surgery, (1978-1984)
Medical University of South Carolina Cardiothoracic Surgery, (1984-1986)

Interests

Beating Heart Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Surgical Treatment for Atrial Fibrillation
The changing role of the surgeon

Research

The role of resilience and spirituality in recovery after heart surgery.

Surgical Treatment of atrial fibrillation.

the transition of medicine from surgeon centric to patient centric and the role of the surgeon in that. 

Post traumatic stress in the surgeon and the role of resilience in preserving performance

Practice Areas

  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiac Guidelines
  • Intensive Care
  • Physiology
  • Professional Affairs
  • Arrhythmias
  • Coronary Disease
  • Electrophysiology
  • Education