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Meet the Heart Doctor: Cardiovascular Surgery
Denton A. Cooley, MD, FACS, FACC, FCCP
President Emeritus and Surgeon-in-Chief, Texas Heart Institute; Chief, Cardiovascular Surgery, St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital
MC 3-258, PO Box 20345
Houston, TX 77225-0345
832-355-4932; FAX 832-355-3424
St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Texas Children's Hospital.
Clinical Professor, The University of Texas Medical School Houston.
Johns Hopkins University, 1944.
Johns Hopkins University; Brompton Hospital for Chest Diseases (London).
American Board of Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery.
Cardiovascular and thoracic surgery.
Professional Philosophy and Interests Statement:
As founder in 1962 of the Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal and Texas Children’s Hospital, I have been privileged to participate in most if not all advances in cardiovascular surgery and to develop a program in education and research that compares with any institution in the world.
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Updated October 2012