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Ohira, Suguru, MD, PhD 
Attending Physician
Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery, New York Medical College

Ohira, Suguru
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About

Language(s): English, Japanese
Department: Surgery
Division: Cardiothoracic Surgery
Board Certification: Cardiac Surgery

Dr. Ohira received his M.D. from Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan, where he also received his surgical training. Dr. Ohira received a Ph.D in Medicine from the Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine in Japan. He completed a Fellowship in Cardiothoracic Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, with broad exposure to complex cardiac surgical cases and surgical management of heart failure.

Dr. Ohira has published on coronary artery bypass grafting, valve repair and valve replacement procedures, aortic dissection, as well as the surgical treatment of heart failure.

Dr. Ohira’s interests are coronary artery bypass grafting; valve surgery; surgery for the thoracic aorta and pulmonary artery; as well as surgery for heart failure, including cardiac transplantation, ventricular assist devices, and other mechanical circulatory support devices.

Professional Memberships:

Japanese Society of Cardiovascular Surgery
Japanese Association for Thoracic Surgery
Japanese Society for Vascular Surgery
Japan Surgical Society
Society of Thoracic Surgeons


Education

Medical School: Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
Residency: Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
Primary Fellowship: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Specialties

Specialties: Cardiothoracic Surgery
Special Clinical Interest:
  • Aortic dissection
  • Aortic aneurysm
  • Valve replacement/repair
  • Mechanical circulatory support
  • Cardiac transplantation
  • Coronary artery bypass grafting

Locations

Westchester Medical Center
Ambulatory Care Pavilion, 1st Floor

100 Woods Road
Valhalla, NY 10595
Phone: 914.493.8793
Fax: 914.493.1610

Valhalla - ACP - Cardiothoracic Surgery

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Fax: 914.493.1610
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