Faculty: Cardiothoracic Surgery


Joseph S Coselli, M.D.

Professor, Vice-Chair and Chief

Ascending aortic aneurysm repair; Abdominal aortic aneurysm repair; Endovascular repair of aortic aneurysms; Arch aneurysm repair…

Lorraine D. Cornwell, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Phone

  • 713-794-8040

Thoracic oncology; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) lobectomy

Kim Insua de la Cruz, MD, FACS, FACC

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Phone

  • (832) 355-9910

Aortic Surgery; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Aortic root replacement; Ascending aortic repair; Aortic arch repair and replacement…

Ernesto Jimenez, M.D.

Chief, Cardiothoracic Surgery

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Scott Anthony LeMaire, M.D.

Professor and Vice-Chair for Research

Aortic surgery; Aortic root replacement; Ascending aortic replacement; Aortic arch replacement; Heart valve repair and replacement…

George V Letsou, M.D.

Professor of Surgery

Off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery; Coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG); Coronary artery disease; Myocardial infarction; Mitral valve repair…

Kenneth L Mattox, M.D.

Distinguished Service Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-4557

Trauma; Acute Care Surgery

Shuab Omer, M.D., M.B.B.S.

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Cardiothoracic surgery; Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR); Coronary artery revascularization; Cardiac valve pathologies

Ourania Preventza, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Associate Professor of Surgery

Cardiothoracic surgery; Aortic root replacement; Ascending aortic repair; Total aortic arch replacement; Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)…

Todd Rosengart, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Professor and Chair

Cardiothoracic Surgery; Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery; Off-pump Surgery; Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery; Closure of ASD or VSD…

Matthew J Wall Jr, M.D.

Professor of Surgery

Chest and the vascular trauma; Resuscitation

Jose Gregorio Casar, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Pulmonary Disease; Critical Care Medicine

Kimber Langston Sawyer, P.A-C., C.C.D.S.

Instructor in Surgery

Phone

  • 713-798-3023