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Paul Kurlansky

Paul A. Kurlansky, M.D.

Columbia University
Black Building 210, CUMC
650 West 168th Street
New York, NY  10032
United States
1 305-528-9057
1-212-342-4405 (alternative)
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Harvard College (A.B. 1975)
Massachusetts General Hospital (Research, 1976)
Tufts Medical School (M.D. 1980)
Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center General Surgery Residency (1980-1985)
CPMC Transplantation Fellowship (1985)
CPMC Cardiothoracic Residency (1986-1987)
Private Practice Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery, Miami (1988-1997)
Associate Medical Director, Allied Health Group (1998-1999)
Director of Research, Miami Heart Research Institute (1999-2013)
Director of Research, Recruitment and CQI, Columbia HeartSource (2004-Present)
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Columbia University (2013-2017)
Associate Professor of Surgery, Columbia University (2017-2023)
Professor of Surgery, Columbia University (2023-present)

Other Interests

Quality Improvement
Congestive Heart Failure
Stem cell research
Endothelial dysfunction
Heart surgery in women
Prevention and reversal of coronary hearrt disease
Alternative and Complementary Medicine
Genetics of Sudden Cardiac Death
Quality management
New Technologies, robotics, TMR, MRI

Practice Areas

  • Cardiac
  • Thoracic
  • Vascular
  • Cardiac
  • Electrophysiology/arrhythmia
  • Professional Affairs
  • Medical technology
  • Basic science