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Yoshikazu Suzuki

Yoshikazu Suzuki, MD, MS

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Cardiovascular Surgery, Penn Heart and Lung Transplant Surgery, CHOP Heart and Lung Transplant Surgery, Penn Ex Vivo Lung Perfusion Surgery
Silverstein 6/Cardiovascular Surgery, 3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA  19104-4283
United States
1 215 615-6582
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


University of Pennsylvania, Clinical Associate Professor, Cardiovascular Surgery, Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine (2018-)
University of Pennsylvania, Clinical Assistant Professor, Cardiovascular Surgery, Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine (2012-)
University of Iowa, Clinical Assistant Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery (2009-2012)
UNOS Primary Heart Transplant Surgeon at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
JCAHO Accreditation for Thoratec Heart Mate 2 and Syncardia CardioWest
Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Affiliate Attending Surgeon, Mercy Medical Center, Mason City, Iowa
University of Michigan, Clinical Lecturer, Cardiac Surgery (2008)
University of Michigan, Rackham Graduate School of Public Health, Biostatistics, NIH K30 (MS)
University of Michigan, Thoratec Heart Transplant and VAD Surgery, Clinical Fellowship
University of Michigan, Cardiovascular Surgery, Thoracic Aortic Surgery, Clnical Fellowship
University of Michigan, Thoracic Surgery, Adult and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Clinical Residency
University of Tokyo, Japan, Faculty of Medicine (MD)

Other Interests

Aortic root and complex aortic surgery
Complex mitral valve repair
Blood conservation for patients undergoing cardiac surgery with high risks of bleeding
Mechanical circulatory support surgery
Heart and lung allograft procurement and preservation
Surgical therapy for advanced heart failure
Redo beating heart cardiac surgery through thoracotomy
Minimally invasive cardiac surgery
Heart and lung transplant surgery
Mechanism, prediction and treatment of primary graft dysfunction
Donor thoracic organ selection, evaluation, and matching
Ex Vivo thoracic organ perfusion evaluation and treatment

Practice Areas

  • Cardiac
  • Congenital
  • Thoracic
  • Vascular
  • Extracorporeal circulation
  • Heart failure
  • Organ preservation
  • Heart Transplant
  • Lung Transplant
  • Heart/lung Transplant
  • Education