Cardiac Surgery

The Department of Cardiac Surgery is a leading provider of the surgical treatment for diseases of the heart and great vessels.

iStock_37439816_LARGEThe Department is staffed by seven surgeons certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery who provide expertise in the full spectrum of adult cardiac surgery

Services

  • Coronary artery bypass grafting, including on- and off-pump procedures and robotic-assisted surgery
  • Aortic valve repair and replacement, including minimally-invasive approaches and TAVR (Trans-catheter Aortic Valve Replacement)\
  • Mitral Valve repair and replacement, including port-access and robotic surgery
  • Heart Transplantation and Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) implantation for end-stage heart failure
  • Open and endovascular repairs of thoracic and abdominal aortic aneurysms and dissections
  • Surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation, either in conjunction with other heart surgery or as a "stand alone" procedure using a minimally invasive approach
  • Repair of congenital heart defects in adults
  • Pacemaker and Defibrillator implantation, including robot-assisted

Our Cardiac Surgery Locations:


Meet our Cardiac Surgeons:

Name Specialties Location
Ali, Ayyaz, MD, PhD 860.696.5520
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Hartford
Cheema, Mohiuddin, MD
4.8 /5
112 surveys
860.696.5520
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Endovascular Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
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  • Hartford
Fusco, Daniel Stephen, MD
4.9 /5
57 surveys
860.696.5520
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Hartford
Hagberg, Robert Carl, MD
4.9 /5
74 surveys
860.696.5520
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Endovascular Surgery
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  • Hartford
Hammond, Jonathan Acton, MD
4.8 /5
31 surveys
860.696.5520
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Hartford
Hashim, Sabet W., MD, FACS
4.9 /5
78 surveys
860.696.5520
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Hartford
Humphrey, Chester Bowden, MD 860.696.5520
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Hartford
Khachane, Vasant B., MD 203.407.2500
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • General Surgery
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  • Bridgeport
Underhill, David Joseph, MD
5.0 /5
72 surveys
860.696.5520
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Endovascular Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
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  • Hartford
Yaffee, David, MD
4.9 /5
56 surveys
860.696.5520
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
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  • Hartford