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Tristan D. Yan

Tristan D. Yan, BSc(Med). MB.BS. MS. MD. Ph.D. FRACS.

Professor of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
Clinical Professor of Surgery, Sydney University
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital & Sydney Adventist Hospital,  Sydney
+61 (2) 80771188
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic



General Surgery, St George Hospital, Sydney, Australia
Vascular Surgery, John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle, Australia
Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia
Heart and Lung Transplantation Surgery, St Vincent's Hospital, Sydney, Australia
Paediatric Cardiac Surgery, the Children's Hospital, Westmead, Australia
Fellow, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons - Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialty
Sugarbaker Oncology, Washington DC, USA
Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery, Edinburgh, Scotland
Robotic Thoracic Surgery, Hackensack NJ, USA
Aortic Surgery, Liverpool, England
Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery, Leipzig, Germany
Professor of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Macquarie University
Clinical Professor of Surgery, University of Sydney, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
Clinical Professor of Surgery, University of Sydney, Sydney Adventist Hospital
Chairman, Collaborative Research (CORE) Group
PI, International Aortic Arch Surgery Study Group
Editor-in-Chief, Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery (ACS)
Executive Editor-in-Chief (Cardiovascular Surgery), Journal of Thoracic Disease
Member, European Association for Cardiothoracic Surgery (EACTS)
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Other Interests

Aortic Surgery
Minimally Invasive Aortic Surgery
Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery
Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery


Minimal access aortic surgery

Aortic arch surgery

Neurological protection

Minimally invasive thoracic surgery

Multi-institutional registry

Meta-analysis and systematic review

EIC, Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Additional Educational Information

Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (BSc.MB.BS), University of New South Wales
Master of Surgery (MS), University of Sydney
Doctor of Medicine (MD), University of New South Wales
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D), University of New South Wales