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James Isbell

James M Isbell, MD, MSCI

University of Virginia Medical Center, Department of Surgery
Box 800679
Charlottesville, VA  22908
United States
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Minimally invasive surgery for benign and malignant disease of the lung and esophagus

Cardiothoracic Critical Care

Extracorporeal Life Support


Outcomes in Cardiothoracic Surgery and Critical Care



University of Texas at Austin (B.A.,B.S. 1994)
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School (M.D. 2003)
Vanderbilt University Medical Center (General Surgery Residency 2003-2010)
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (M.S.C.I. 2008)
University of Virginia Medical Center (Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency 2010-2012)
University of Virginia Medical Center (Surgical Critical Care Fellowship 2012-2013)

Practice Areas

  • General Thoracic Surgery
  • Intensive Care
  • Mechanical Circulatory Assistance
  • ECMO
  • Mediastinum
  • VATS
  • Robotic Thoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic
  • Lung - Transplantation
  • Trachea and Bronchi
  • Lung - Metastases
  • Lung - Cancer
  • Chest Wall
  • Cancer
  • Lobectomy
  • Extracorporeal Circulation
  • Diaphragm
  • Esophagus
  • Esophagus - Cancer
  • Esophagus - Motility Disorders
  • GERD