The section of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Augusta University Medical Center features a team of highly specialized surgeons who offer a complete range of cardiovascular surgeries, including:

  •  Mitral valve replacement and repair
  •  Coronary artery bypass, including "off pump" beating heart surgery
  •  Repair of congenital heart defects
  •  Mechanical assist device placement
  •  Aortic aneurysm surgery
  •  Endocardectomy to clear carotid arteries
  •  Bypass surgeries for peripheral vascular disease

Our renowned cardiothoracic surgeons play an integral role at our Heart and Cardiovascular Health Services Center, where we provide comprehensive, coordinated and team-based inpatient and outpatient care to patients with the full range of cardiovascular diseases, from arrhythmias to peripheral vascular disease, from heart attacks to carotid artery disease.