Dr. James S. Hood, MD

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 52

2200 Ofarrell St
San Francisco, CA 94115
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Dr. Hood's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery, 1995
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery, 1998
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  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
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Background Check for Dr. Hood

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for California.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Alabama School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1988

Internship Hospital

La State University Med Center
Complete in 1989

Residency Hospital

La State University Med Center
Complete in 1994

Fellowship Hospital

Thomas Jefferson University
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Hood & Staff

  • English

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