Dr. Dwight C. Lundell, MD

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 70

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    Dr. Lundell's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Cardiac Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery, 1978
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery, 1992
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    Background Check for Dr. Lundell

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    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

    1 Sanction

    • Professional Misconduct  (11/14/2008)
    • Action Taken: Revocation
    • Summary: Dr. Dwight Carl Lundell; License # 6960

      Nature of Complaint:

      The board established that the physician failed to maintain adequate medical records in the physician's operative report of a patient. The physician also failed to cool the patient's anterior wall which was harmful to the patient's health and resulted in the death of the patient. The board also established that another patient died as a result of the physician's failure to order blood type and cross match the patient and obtain O-negative blood prior to proceeding with surgery. The physician also failed to initiate insulin infusion during another patient's surgery and monitor the patient's sternal wound closely after the physician saw evidence of infection. The board also took into consideration the physician's ten year disciplinary history with the board.

      Action Taken:

      The board has Revoked the physician's license to practice allopathic medicine in the State of Arizona and shall pay hearing administrative costs.

    • State: Arizona

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Arizona College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1971

    Internship Hospital

    University Medical Center

    Residency Hospital

    University Medical Center
    Yale University
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Lundell & Staff

    • English
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