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R. Scott Mitchell

Academic Appointments

  • Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center, Emeritus

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Cardiothoracic Surgery 300 Pasteur Dr MC 5407 Falk CVRB ULN Stanford, CA 94305
    Tel Work (650) 723-5823 Fax (650) 725-3846
  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Email Tel (650) 723-5823 Tel (650) 725-3822
    Alternate Contact
    Liz Pope Administrative Associate Tel Work (650) 725-4497
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use

Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Cardiac Valve Disease
  • Cardiovascular Surgery

Academic Appointments

Professional Education

Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine CA (1983)
Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine CA (1980)
Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine CA (1975)
Board Certification: Thoracic Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery (1985)
Internship: Children's Hospital of San Francisco CA (1971)
Medical Education: Northwestern University Medical School IL (1970)
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Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

Research Interests: Disease of the aorta, congenital and acquired. Treatment of aortic pathology, including development of stent graft systems. Patterns of disease in patients treated with mediastinal radiation. Valvular heart disease, especially aortopathy associated with congenital bicuspid aortic valve.


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Publication Topics

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