Si M. Pham, M.D.

  1. Cardiothoracic Surgeon
  2. Transplant Surgeon

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida

Idiomas

English

Appointments

Dr. Si Pham is Chair of the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the Mayo Clinic Florida and Professor of Surgery in the Mayo College of Medicine. He joined the Mayo staff in July 2017. Before joining Mayo Clinic, Dr. Pham had worked at 3 major University Medical Centers: University of Pittsburgh, University of Miami and University of Maryland. He received his medical degree from University of Pittsburgh, did his residency in General Surgery and Cardiothoracic Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.

He is board-certified by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery; American Board of Surgery; Surgical Critical Care (from the American Board of Surgery)

Dr. Pham has been in practice for more than 20 years and has experience in:

  • Adult heart surgery, including heart valve surgery, coronary bypass surgery, aortic aneurysm surgery, heart and lung transplant, mechanical heart assist devices, ECMO.
  • He and his associates have published widely in the areas of cardiac and thoracic surgery in high impact medical journal.
  • As a tribute to Dr. Pham's dedication to excellent patient care, he was awarded the Health Care Hero Award by the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce in 2007.
  • Dr. Pham is active in medical research, mentoring medical students, resident and fellows.
  1. Aortic valve repair and replacement
  2. Coronary bypass surgery
  3. Heart surgery
  4. Heart transplant
  5. Heart valve surgery
  6. Left ventricular assist device implantation
  7. Maze procedure
  8. Mitral valve repair and replacement
  9. Septal myectomy
  10. Thoracic aortic aneurysm surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart valve surgery
  • Aortic aneurysm surgery
  • Coronary artery bypass
  • Heart transplant
  • Lung transplant
  • Ventricular assist device
  • ECMO
  • Aortic valve repair
  • Pulmonary thromboendarectomy
  • Adult cardiac surgery
  • Ex-vivo Lung perfusion for donor lung
  • Ischemic reperfusion injury of donor heart and lung
  • Vascular response to injury
  • Transplant tolerance
  1. 1992
    Chief Resident - Cardiothoracic SurgeryUniversity of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  2. 1991
    Resident - Cardiothoracic Surgery University of Pittsburgh
  3. 1989
    Chief Resident - General SurgeryUniversity of Pittsburgh
  4. 1987
    Research Fellowship - Cardiothoracic SurgeryUniversity of Pittsburgh
  5. 1986
    Internship/ResidencyUniversity of Pittsburgh
  6. 1983
    MDUniversity of Pittsburgh
  7. 1979
    BS - ChemistryLebanon Valley College

Certifications

  1. 1993
    Surgical Critical CareAmerican Board of Surgery
  2. 1993
    Thoracic and Cardiac SurgeryAmerican Board of Surgery
  3. 1990
    General SurgeryAmerican Board of Surgery

Awards and honors

  1. 2007
    Who's Who in the WorldMarquis Who's Who
  2. 2007
    Health Care Heroes AwardGreater Miami Chamber of Commerce
  3. 2004
    Excellent Sciences Award Year 2004Vietnamese American Medical Research Foundation
  4. 2002
    Doctor "Honoris Causa"University of Moron
  5. 2000
    Who's Who in the SoutheastMarquis Who's Who
  6. 1997
    Dalsemer Research Scholar AwardAmerican Lung Association
  7. 1997
    Honors ConvocationUniversity of Pittsburgh
  8. 1996
    Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis Who's Who
  9. 1996
    Who's Who in Science and EngineeringMarquis Who's Who
  10. 1995
    Who's Who in AmericaMarquis Who's Who
  11. 1995
    Who's Who in the EastMarquis Who's Who
  12. 1994
    Alumni CitationLebanon Valley College
  13. 1994
    Faculty Fellowship AwardAmerican College of Surgeons
  14. 1983
    Radiology AwardUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  15. 1979
    Magna Cum LaudeLebanon Valley College
  16. 1979
    Phi Alpha Epsilon (Scholarship Society)Lebanon Valley College
  17. 1979
    Department Honors ProgramLebanon Valley College
  18. 1979
    American Chemical Society

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - present
    Southern Surgical Association
  2. 2020 - present
    Florida Society of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons
  3. 2016 - present
    The Transplantation Society
  4. 2014 - 2017
    Lung Rescue Unit, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine
  5. 2013 - 2017
    Heart/Lung Transplant Program, University of Maryland School of Medicine
  6. 2013
    Academic Promotions and/or Tenure, Cornell University
  7. 2013
    Academic Promotions and/or Tenure, New York University
  8. 2013 - present
    Thoracic Mechanical Support Program, University of Maryland School of Medicine
  9. 2012 - 2014
    American Transplant Congress
  10. 2012
    Academic Promotions and/or Tenure, University of Pittsburgh
  11. 2008
    Academic Promotions and/or Tenure, University of Miami
  12. 2008
    Academic Promotions and/or Tenure, University of Louisville
  13. 2007 - 2008
    Miami-Dade Division, American Heart Association
  14. 2007
    Academic Promotions and/or Tenure, University of Pittsburgh
  15. 2007
    Academic Promotions and/or Tenure, Cornell University
  16. 2007
    Academic Promotions and/or Tenure, New York University
  17. 2005
    Academic Promotions and/or Tenure, University of Maryland
  18. 2005
    25th Anniversary Meeting and Scientific Session, International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation
  19. 2004 - 2007
    Grant Review Committee, Thoracic Surgery Foundation for Research and Education
  20. 2003
    Academic Promotions and/or Tenure, University of California
  21. 2003
    Academic Promotions and/or Tenure, University of Louisville
  22. 2003
    Academic Promotions and/or Tenure, University of Florida
  23. 2002
    Academic Promotions and/or Tenure, University of California San Diego
  24. 2002 - present
    American Heart Association
  25. 2001 - 2013
    Vascular Biology Institute, University of Miami
  26. 2001 - present
    American Association for Thoracic Surgery
  27. 1998 - 2013
    Division of Heart/Lung Transplant and Artificial Heart, University of Miami School of Medicine
  28. 1998 - 2013
    Transplant Foundation, Inc.
  29. 1997 - 1998
    Cardiothoracic Transplant Research Laboratory, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  30. 1996 - present
    Association of Academic Surgery
  31. 1995 - present
    American College of Surgeons
  32. 1995 - present
    Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  33. 1994 - present
    American Society of Transplant Surgeons
  34. 1993 - 1998
    Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation, Presbyterian University Hospital, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  35. 1993 - 1997
    Adult Cardiac Transplant Program, Presbyterian University Hospital, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  36. 1993 - present
    American Society of Artificial Internal Organs
  37. 1993 - present
    American Association for the Advancement of Science
  38. 1993 - present
    Extracorporeal Life Support Organization
  39. 1993 - present
    American Board of Thoracic Surgery
  40. 1992 - present
    Society of Critical Care Medicine
  41. 1992 - present
    International Society For Heart and Lung Transplantation
  42. 1990 - present
    American Board of Surgery

Publications