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Michael Fischbein

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery (Adult Cardiac Surgery) at the Stanford University Medical Center

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Cardiothoracic Surgery Clinic 300 Pasteur Dr Falk CVRB ULN MC5407 Stanford, CA 94305
    Tel Work (650) 724-0831 Fax (650) 725-3846
  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Email Tel (650) 724-0831
    Alternate Contact
    Monique Chang Administrative Associate Tel Work 650-724-0831
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use

Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Thoracic Surgery

Academic Appointments

Honors and Awards

  • Donald Morton Research Award, Department of Surgery - UCLA School of Medicine (2003)
  • Ronald K. Tompkins Golden Apple Teaching Award, UCLA School of Medicine (2003)
  • Golden Scalpel Award for Teaching Excellence, Division of General Surgery - UCLA School of Medicine (2003)
  • Caves Scientific Award, International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation - Osaka, Japan (2000)
  • Cum Laude Graduate, Boston University School of Medicine (1995)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, Boston University School of Medicine (1994)

Professional Education

Board Certification: Thoracic Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery (2007)
Fellowship: Stanford University Medical Center CA (2006)
Board Certification: General Surgery, American Board of Surgery (2004)
Residency: UCLA School of Medicine CA (2003)
Medical Education: Boston University Medical Center MA (1995)
PhD: University of California, Los Angeles, Microbiology and Immunology (2001)
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Postdoctoral Advisees

Mamoru ArakawaKiril Penov

Graduate and Fellowship Program Affiliations

Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

Molecular and genetic mechanisms of aortic aneurysm/dissection development. Molecular mechanisms of aneurysm formation in Marfan Syndrome. Clinical research interests include thoracic aortic diseases (aneurysms, dissections).


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