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Yoshifumi Naka

Yoshifumi Naka, M.D., Ph.D.

Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
177 Fort Washington Avenue, MHB 7-435
New York, NY  10032
United States
1 212 305 0828
1 212 305 2439 (fax)
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Osaka University Medical School (M.D. 1984)
Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine (Ph.D. 1988)
Osaka Universiy Research Fellowship (1988-1989)
Osaka Police Hospital General Surgery Residency (1989-1991)
Osaka Police Hospital Cardiothoracic Residency (1991-1993)
Columbia University Research Fellowship (1993-1996)
Columbia University Cardiothoracic Fellowship (1996-1999)


Surgical treatment of advanced heart failure
Coronary artery bypass grafting
Mitral valve surgery
Ventricular assist device
Heart transplantation
Vascular biology of vein graft disease and arterial stenosis

Practice Areas

  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiac - Physiology
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Great Vessels