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Larry Kaiser

Larry R. Kaiser, M.D.

Temple University School of Medicine
3500 N. Broad Street, 11th Floor
Philadlphia, PA  lkaiser
United States
1 215-707-8773
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Tulane University (B.S. 1973)
Tulane University School of Medicine (M.D. 1977)
UCLA General Surgery Residency (1977-1983)
Fellow in Surgical Oncology, UCLA (1979-1981)
U of Toronto Cardiovascular Surgery (1983-1984)
U of Toronto Thoracic Surgery Sr. Res (1984-1985)
Surgeon, Memorial Sloan-Kettering (1985-1988)
Faculty, Washington U Sch of Medicine (1988-1991)
Faculty, U of Pennsylvania (1991- 2008)
Chairman, Dept of Surgery, U of Penn (2001-2008)
President, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (2008-2011)
Alkek-Williams Distinguished Professor of Surgery, University of Texas Medical School at Houston (2008-2011)
Dean, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University (2011-present)
Senior Executive Vice President for Health Affairs, Temple University (2011-present)
President and CEO, Temple University Health System (2011-present)

Other Interests

Surgical History
Esophageal cancer
Myasthenia gravis
Mediastinal Tumors
Complex Resections for Lung Cancer

Practice Areas

  • Thoracic
  • Mediastinum
  • Congenital thoracic
  • Benign disease
  • Pleura
  • Cancer
  • Infection
  • VATS
  • Robotic
  • Lung Transplant
  • Trachea and bronchi
  • Lung
  • Chest wall
  • Reconstruction
  • Ethics
  • Diaphragm
  • Esophagus