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Who does an open heart surgery?

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Dr. Brian Mott
Surgery - Thoracic
4 doctors agree

In brief: Heart surgeons

Heart surgeons are medical doctors who have completed 4 years of medical school, 5 years of general surgery residency, and 2-3 years of cardiothoracic residency.
Don't let anyone else operate on you.

In brief: Heart surgeons

Heart surgeons are medical doctors who have completed 4 years of medical school, 5 years of general surgery residency, and 2-3 years of cardiothoracic residency.
Don't let anyone else operate on you.
Dr. Brian Mott
Dr. Brian Mott
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Dr. Ronald Achong
Great answer. I agree 100%
Dr. Michael Fenster
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: TCV Surgeon

Open heart surgery is performed by cardiothoracic or cardiovascular surgeons, also known as ct or cv surgeons.
These surgeons complete a general surgical fellowship and then a subspecialty fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery.

In brief: TCV Surgeon

Open heart surgery is performed by cardiothoracic or cardiovascular surgeons, also known as ct or cv surgeons.
These surgeons complete a general surgical fellowship and then a subspecialty fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery.
Dr. Michael Fenster
Dr. Michael Fenster
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