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Cardiothoracic Surgery

  • A Leader in Heart-Saving Surgery

     CT Surgery

    We use the latest technology to treat our patients with minimally invasive procedures and faster healing. We offer robotic heart surgery and are pioneering the use of the Impella CP, the world's smallest heart pump. Einstein was the first in the region - and one of five centers in the country - to use this technology.

    CT Surgery Office

    12712


    Quick appointments and round-the-clock care

    Our patients benefit from an entire team of board-certified physicians operating in a regional network. Your care includes specially trained cardiac nurses, anesthesiologists, profusionists and experienced physician assistants. We offer quick appointments and are reachable 24-hours-a-day for emergencies or questions.

    Locations

    Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia
    Willowcrest Building, 4th Floor
    Suite 404
    5501 Old York Road
    Philadelphia, PA 19141
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    Einstein Medical Center Montgomery
    Minerva D. Braemer Medical Arts Building (located on the north side of the Einstein Montgomery campus)
    609 West Germantown Pike, Suite 270
    East Norriton, PA 19403
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    • Mark Anderson, MD Mark Anderson
      • Specialty: Surgery, Cardiothoracic
        Surgery, General
      • Board Certification: Surgery, General
        Surgery, Cardiothoracic
      • Location: Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia
       
    • Salil Shah, MD Salil Shah
      • Specialty: Surgery, Cardiothoracic
        Surgery, General
      • Board Certification: Surgery, General
      • Location: Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia
       

    Conditions treated

    • Heart failure
    • Atherosclerosis
    • Heart valve conditions
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Coronary artery disease
    • Mitral valve prolapse
    • Thoracic aortic aneurysm

    Procedures / Therapies Provided

    • Minimally invasive cardiothoracic surgery
    • Coronary artery bypass grafts (CABG)
    • Endovascular therapy
    • Heart valve repair and replacement
    • Tricuspid valve repair
    • Mitral valve repair
    • Sternotomy
    • Mediastinoscopy
    • Aneurysm repair – abdominal aortic or thoracic
    • Ventricular assist device implantation
    • Off pump coronary artery bypass grafting (OPCABG)
    • Endoscopic conduit harvesting
    • Surgical repair of congenital heart defects
    • Heart pacemaker and defibrillator implantation
    • Cardiac device lead extraction
    • Non-transplant surgery for congestive heart failure
    • Surgical treatment for atrial fibrillation
  • Questions? Call Us:

    1.800.346.7834

    Accreditation & Partnerships



    Joint commission gold seal


    VAD Certified

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