Care team roles

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

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


By Location

  1. Florida
  2. Minnesota

Florida doctors by specialty

Lung transplant

Lung specialists

  1. Francisco Alvarez, M.D.
  2. David B. Erasmus, M.D.
  3. Cesar A. Keller, M.D., medical director, Lung Transplant Program
  4. Jorge M. Mallea, M.D.


  1. Richard C. Agnew, M.D.
  2. Kevin Landolfo, M.D., chair, Cardiothoracic Surgery Program
  3. Matthew Thomas, M.D.

Minnesota doctors by specialty

Heart and lung transplant

Heart and lung transplant surgery

  1. Richard C. Daly, M.D., surgical director, Cardiothoracic Transplant Program
  2. David L. Joyce, M.D.
  3. Lyle D. Joyce, M.D., Ph.D.
  4. Alberto Pochettino, M.D.
  5. John M. Stulak, M.D.

Lung transplant

Lung Transplant Medicine

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