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Gilbert Tang

Gilbert H. L. Tang, MD, MSc, MBA, FRCSC, FACC

Mount Sinai Medical Center, Mount Sinai Health System
1190 Fifth Avenue, GP 2W, Box 1028
New York, NY  10029
United States
1 212-659-6800
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada (FRCSC), Cardiac Surgery (2010-*)
Clinical Instructor, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York (2011)
Assistant Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery, New York Medical College (2012-2014)
Attending Surgeon, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Westchester Medical Center (2012-2016)
Director, Valve Disease Center, Westchester Heart and Vascular Institute (2014-2016)
Proctor, Transcatheter valve procedures, Edwards Lifesciences (2014-*)
Proctor, Transcatheter valve procedures, Medtronic (2014-*)
Associate Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery, New York Medical College (2014-2016)
Consultant, Faculty, Scientific Advisory Board, Abbott Structural Heart (2016-*)
Associate Professor, Cardiovascular Surgery, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (2017-*)
Attending Surgeon, Cardiovascular Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Mount Sinai West (2017-*)
Surgical Director, Structural Heart Program, Mount Sinai Health System (2017-*)

Other Interests

Transcatheter valve therapy (TAVR, MitraClip, transcatheter mitral, tricuspid, pulmonic, valve-in-valve, valve-in-ring)
Complex valve repair
Open and endovascular aortic surgery
Transcatheter treatment of structural heart disease
Surgical innovation


Medical device inventions and commercializations
Clinical outcomes and trials development
TAVR, TMVR development, outcomes, imaging
Aortic dissection: basic science, imaging, device development
Mitral valve disease: molecular biology, imaging, transcatheter treatement
TAVR in bicuspid aortic valve

Additional Educational Information

Harvard University (BA in biochemistry, magna cum laude, 1998)
University of Toronto (MD with honors, 2002), Surgeon Scientist Program (MSc in tissue engineering, 2007)
University of Toronto Cardiac Surgery Residency (2002-2010)
Harvard Business School (MBA, 2008)
Edward Diethrich Visiting Fellowship in TAVR, Leipzig Heart Center (2010)
Advanced fellowship in complex valve repair & TAVR, Mount Sinai Medical Center (2011)
Fellowship in TAVR, University of Pennsylvania Health System (2012)