Francis (Frank) X. Downey, III, M.D.

  1. Cardiovascular Surgeon

Dr. Frank Downey joined Mayo Clinic Arizona in January 2020, with twenty-five years of experience in Cardiothoracic Surgery, including Cardiac Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support.

Dr. Downey's interests include:

  • High Risk Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiac Transplantation
  • Mechanical Circulatory Support including Left Ventricular Assist Devices and Adult Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation
  • Valvular Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Clinical Research and Education
  • Advanced Heart Failure Therapies including Cardiac Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support
  • Clinical Research and Education in Mechanical Circulatory Support and Cardiac Transplantation
  1. 1993
    Residency - Thoracic & Cardiovascular SurgeryLoyola University Stritch School of Medicine
  2. 1991
    Residency - General SurgeryBlodgett Memorial Medical Center
  3. 1986
    MD - MedicineMedical College of Ohio
  4. 1982
    BSUniversity of Notre Dame

Reconocimientos y distinciones

  1. 2018
    Best DoctorsMilwaukee Magazine
  2. 2018
    Best DoctorsMilwaukee Business Journal
  3. 2018
    Health Care Heroes - Physician AwardMilwaukee BizTimes
  4. 2017
    Best DoctorsMilwaukee Business Journal
  5. 2016
    Best DoctorsMilwaukee Magazine
  6. 2016
    Best DoctorsMilwaukee Business Journal
  7. 2016
    Nurse/Physician Partnership AwardCardiovascular Intensive Care Unit, Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center
  8. 2014
    Service AwardAurora Health Care
  9. 2014
    Community Education AwardAurora Health Care
  10. 2013
    Best Physicians - Cardiothoracic SurgeryMilwaukee Magazine
  11. 2012
    Best Physicians - Cardiothoracic SurgeryMilwaukee Magazine
  12. 2011
    Berg-Leffingwell AwardDepartment of Spiritual Care, Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center
  13. 2011
    Award for Dedication and Service to the Transplant ProgramAurora Health Care
  14. 2011
    Quality AwardAurora Health Care
  15. 2009
    William P. Young Award for ExcellenceWisconsin Perfusion Society
  16. 2008
    Best Physicians - Cardiothoracic SurgeryMilwaukee Magazine
  17. 2000
    Best Physicians - Cardiothoracic SurgeryMilwaukee Magazine
  18. 1995
    Golden Sneaker Service AwardSt. Luke's Medical Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  19. 1990
    Resident Teacher of the YearBlodgett Memorial Medical Center, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine

Membresía en asociaciones profesionales

  1. 2019
    FellowAmerican College of Surgeons
  2. 2019
    MemberInternational Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation
  3. 2019
    MemberMechanical Circulatory Support, Scientific Council on Pulmonary Transplantation
  4. 2019
    MemberThe Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  5. 2019
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  6. 2017 - present
    MemberIndependent Practitioner Quality Panel, Medtronic Mechanical Circulatory Support
  7. 2015 - 2018
    ChairmanMedical Advisory Committee, Wisconsin Donor Network
  8. 2010 - present
    MemberAdvisory Board, Wisconsin Donor Network
  9. 2008 - present
    MemberMedical Advisory Committee, Wisconsin Donor Network

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