Cardiac Surgery Staff
Manager, HVC Operations, Cardiac Surgery
- Marcia R. Lowes
- Gordon R. DeFoe, CCP - Lead Perfusionist
- David O. Clements, Jr., CCP
- Thomas S. Kantner, CCP
The Cardiac Surgery clinical team also includes a number of well-trained and experienced nurse-clinicians who act as patient advocates, provide bedside care, and coordinate patient education, discharge planning and follow-up care.
The section has a full-time data coordinator who oversees the collection and analysis of statistical outcomes data about every procedure performed, then reports all our results to the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.
- Robert Lyons