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Benjamin Youdelman

Benjamin A. Youdelman, M.D.

Maimonides Medical Center
Director of Thoracic Aortic Surgery and Co-Director of the Maimonides Aortic Center
4802 10th Ave, 4th Floor
Brooklyn, NY  11219
United States
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Director of Thoracic Aortic Surgery, Maimonides Medical Center (2017-present)

THINK AORTA US Working Group, Surgical Lead (2019-present)

Cardiac Surgeon, Jersey Shore University Medical Center (2011-2017)

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University (2007-2011)

President, Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society (2012-2013)

Executive Council, Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society (2014-2017)

Other Interests

Aortic Valve Repair
Complex Aortic Surgery
Aortic Valve Sparing Techniques
Arch Debranching and Complex Repair
Endovascular Repair of Arch and Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysms
Convergent Atrial Fibrillation Ablation Procedure
Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting
Mitral Valve Repair

Additional Educational Information

University of California at Santa Cruz (B.A. 1991)
University of Pennsylvania, Institute for Environmental Medicine (Research 1992-1994)
Saint Louis University School of Medicine (M.D. with Distinction in Research 1999)
New York Medical College, General Surgery Residency (1999-2004)
Drexel University College of Medicine, Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency (2004-2007)
University of Pennsylvania, Endovascular and Thoracic Aortic Surgery Fellowship (2007)

Practice Areas

  • Cardiac
  • Minimally Invasive
  • Transcatheter
  • Coronary disease
  • Electrophysiology/arrhythmia
  • Valve disease
  • Aortic valve disease
  • Mitral valve disease
  • Tricuspid valve disease
  • Vascular
  • Aorta
  • Endovascular