Meet the Cardiothoracic Surgery Team

Team Leaders

Michler, Robert E., MD

Michler, Robert E., MD, Surgeon-in-Chief; Chairman, Surgery; Chairman,  Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery; Co-Director, Montefiore Einstein Center for Heart and Vascular Care, Cardiothoracic Surgery (Heart)
Title Surgeon-in-Chief; Chairman, Surgery; Chairman, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery; Co-Director, Montefiore Einstein Center for Heart and Vascular Care
Medical Education Dartmouth Medical School

Goldstein, Daniel, MD

Goldstein, Daniel, MD, Vice Chairman, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery; Director, Mechanical Assistance Program; Co-Director, Center for Advanced Cardiac Therapy; Surgical Director of Cardiac Transplantation, Cardiothoracic Surgery (Heart)
Title Vice Chairman, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery; Director, Mechanical Assistance Program; Co-Director, Center for Advanced Cardiac Therapy; Surgical Director of Cardiac Transplantation
Medical Education Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai

Meet the Cardiothoracic Surgery Team

Chau, Mei L., MD, MD

Chau, Mei L., MD, MD, Surgical Director, Structural Heart Program, Cardiothoracic Surgery (Heart)
Title Surgical Director, Structural Heart Program
Medical Education State University of New York

DeRose, Joseph J., MD

DeRose, Joseph J., MD, Chief, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery (Heart)
Title Chief, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Medical Education Columbia Univ. College of Physicians & Surgeons
 

Forest, Stephen J., MD

Forest, Stephen J., MD, Surgical Director, Advanced Pulmonary Failure and Lung Transplantation, Cardiothoracic Surgery (Heart)
Title Surgical Director, Advanced Pulmonary Failure and Lung Transplantation
Medical Education Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Sugiura, Tadahisa, MD

Sugiura, Tadahisa, MD, Cardiothoracic Surgery (Heart)
Medical Education University of Tsukuba