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Desiree Steimer, MD
Department of Thoracic Surgery
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital (2005-2008)
Steimer D, DeBarros M, Marshall MB and Jaklitsch M. Thoracoscopic Radial Diaphragm Plication. Ann Thorac Surg. 2021.
Young JS, Steimer DA, Polhemus E and Bueno R. Pleurabrade: A Spiral Brush for Mechanical Pleurodesis and a Review of the Literature. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg Rep. 2021; 10:e36-e38.
Steimer DA and White A. iVATS and the Future of Surgical Management. Curr Chall Thorac Surg. 2021;1-11.
Li S, Steimer DA, Coy S and Bueno R. Successful treatment of a patient with oligometastatic mesothelioma to the brain. JTCVS Techniques. 2020;3:358-60.
Steimer DA, Hernandez O, Ogola G, Mason DP, Schwartz GS. Effect of Extracorporal Membrane Oxygenation transport on short and long-term survival in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings, 2019;33(1):5-9.
Steimer DA, Hernandez O, Mason DP, Schwartz GS. Timing of ECMO Initiation Impacts Survival in Influenza Associated ARDS. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2019;67(3):212-215.
Steimer DA, Squiers JJ, DiMaio JM, Harrington KB. Development of Multiple Aortic Mycotic Aneursyms After Cardiac Catherization. J Investig Med High Impact Case Rep. 2017;5(4):1-3.
Steimer DA and Mason DP. Video-Assisted Surgery Versus Open Thoracotomy for Patients with Stage I Lung Cancer at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas. Baylor University Annual Report. 2016; 1:22-23.
Steimer DA, Boyd K, Takeuchi O, Fisher JK, Zambetti GP and Opferman JT. Selective roles for anti-apoptotic MCL-1 during granulocyte development and macrophage effector function. Blood. 2009; 113(12):2805-15.
Additional Educational Information
Brigham and Women’s Hospital (2019-2021)
Brigham and Women’s Hospital (2017-2019)
Thoracic surgery fellowship.
Baylor University Medical Center (2012-2017)
General Surgery residency.
University of Kentucky College of Medicine (2008-2012)
Doctor of Medicine, graduated with distinction.
Rhodes College (2001-2005)
Bachelor of Science in Biology, graduated cum laude.
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