Care team roles

An integrated team of doctors trained in many medical specialties works together to ensure favorable outcomes from your heart transplant.

Your transplant team may include transplant doctors, surgeons, a transplant coordinator, a clinical nurse specialist, nurses, social workers, physical therapists, occupational therapists, cardiac rehabilitation specialists, infectious disease doctors, dietitians, pharmacists and a financial representative.

Doctors

By Location

  1. Arizona
  2. Florida
  3. Minnesota

Arizona doctors by specialty

Heart transplant

Heart transplant and ventricular assist device surgery

  1. Patrick A. DeValeria, M.D.
  2. Dawn E. Jaroszewski, M.D.
  3. Louis A. Lanza, M.D.

Heart transplant medicine

  1. Anantharam V. Kalya, M.D.
  2. Robert L. Scott, M.D.
  3. D. Eric Steidley, M.D.

Florida doctors by specialty

Heart transplant

Heart transplant medicine

  1. Jeffrey D. Hosenpud, M.D.
  2. Daniel S. Yip, M.D.

Surgery

  1. Richard C. Agnew, M.D.
  2. Kevin Landolfo, M.D.

Minnesota doctors by specialty

Heart and lung transplant

Heart and lung transplant surgery

  1. Stephen D. Cassivi, M.D., Surgical Director, Lung Transplant Program
  2. Richard C. Daly, M.D., Surgical Director, Heart Transplant Program
  3. Joseph A. Dearani, M.D.
  4. Lyle D. Joyce, M.D., Ph.D.
  5. K Robert Shen, M.D.
  6. John M. Stulak, M.D.
  7. Rakesh M. Suri, M.D., D.Phil.
  8. Dennis Wigle, M.D., Ph.D.

Heart transplant medicine

  1. Barry A. Boilson, M.D.
  2. Alfredo L. Clavell, M.D.
  3. Brooks S. Edwards, M.D., Director, Mayo Clinic Transplant Center
  4. Robert P. Frantz, M.D.
  5. Sudhir S. Kushwaha, M.D., Medical Director, Heart Transplant Program
  6. Parag C. Patel, M.D.
  7. Naveen L. Pereira, M.D.
  8. Richard J. Rodeheffer, M.D.
  9. John A. Schirger, M.D.

Pediatric heart transplant medicine

  1. David J. Driscoll, M.D.
  2. Jonathan N. Johnson, M.D.
  3. Patrick W. O'Leary, M.D.

Lung transplant

Lung surgeons

  1. W. Mark Brutinel, M.D.
  2. Cassie C. Kennedy, M.D.
  3. Michael J. Krowka, M.D.
  4. Steve G. Peters, M.D.
  5. J.P. Scott, M.D., Medical Director, Lung Transplant Program
  6. Hiroshi Sekiguchi, M.D.
  7. Mark E. Wylam, M.D.