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Jose F. Escobar, M.D.
Texas A&M University (B.A. 1994)
Texas Tech University School of Medicine (M.D. 2000)
Maricopa Medical Center General Surgery Residency (2000-2005)
UT Southwestern Medical Center Thoracic Surgery Residency (2005-2008)
CSANT - Irving, TX
HTPN - Irving and Grapevine, TX
Adult cardiac surgery
Valve Repair and Replacement
Minimally invasive thoracic surgery
Lung Cancer Screening Clinic
1. Santoscoy R and Escobar JF. “The New Age of Cardiac Surgery.” The El Paso Physician.23(2):15-17, 2000 Feb.
2. Main ML. Escobar JF. Hall SA. Killam AL. Grayburn PA. “Detection of Myocardial Perfusion Defects by Contrast Echocardiography in the Setting of Acute Myocardial Ischemia with Residual Antegrade Flow”. Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography.11(3):228-35, 1998 Mar
3. Main ML. Escobar JF. Hall SA. Grayburn PA.“Safety and Efficacy of QW7437, a new Fluorocarbon-based Echocardiographic Contrast Agent.” Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 29(2)Supplement A:299A, 1997 Feb.
4. Main ML. Escobar JF. Hall SA. Grayburn PA.“Safety and Efficacy of QW7437, a new Fluorocarbon-based Echocardiographic Contrast Agent.” Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 10(8):798-804, 1997 Oct.
5. Main ML. Escobar JF. Hall SA. Killam AL. Grayburn PA. “Contrast Echo Detection of Flow Limiting Stenoses Using FS069 with Second Harmonic Transient Response Imaging.”Circulation. 94(8)Supplement I:I-574, 1996 Oct.
6. Grayburn PA. Erickson JM. Escobar JF. Womack L. Velasco CE. “Peripheral Intravenous Myocardial Contrast Echocardiography Using a 2% Dodecafluoropentane Emulsion: Identification of Myocardial Risk Area and Infarct Size in the Canine Model of Ischemia.” Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 26(5):1340-1347, 1995 Nov.
7. Erickson JM. Grayburn PA. Irani W. Escobar JF. Velasco, CE. “Effect of a New Phase Shift Echo Contrast Agent on Myocardial Blood Flow and Hemodynamics.” Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 25(2)Supplement A:275A, 1995 Feb.
Additional Educational Information
1996-2000 Texas Tech University School of Medicine Lubbock, TX
Clinical Clerkships at El Paso Campus
Doctorate of Medicine
1992-1994 Texas A&M University College Station, TX
Biology, Bachelor of Arts
Cum Laude Graduate
1990-1992 Trinity University San Antonio, TX