Dr. Kunda S. Biswas, MD

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 44

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Dr. Biswas' Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Care Philosophy

Dr. Kunda Biswas specializes in caring for patients with a variety of chest conditions, including treatment of lung cancer, other chest masses, and lung infections. In addition to treating patients with lung cancer, Dr. Biswas is performing esophagectomies. He states there are many advantages in offering this minimally invasive procedure for patients, including reduced hemorrhaging and pain and an abbreviated recovery time. Dr. Kunda Biswas currently practices on a full time basis at both Harford Memorial Hospital and Upper Chesapeake Medical Center. Dr. Biswas earned his undergraduate and medical degrees at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He completed his internship and residency at the University of North Carolina Hospitals prior to going to Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston as a research fellow. He then served as a senior and chief resident in general surgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, which is affiliated with Harvard Medical School. Subsequently, Dr. Kunda Biswas completed his thoracic and cardiovascular Surgery residency at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond. He then returned to Brigham & Women’s Hospital to serve as a senior clinical fellow in cardiovascular surgery. Dr. Biswas has published numerous manuscripts and abstracts in professional publications, and presented at national conferences. He has a particular interest in endothelial cell preservation and nitric oxide generation in human saphenous vein and the application of two-photon fluorescence microscopy in cardiac and vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery, 2006
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  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Diaphragmatic/Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedures
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Minimally-Invasive Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Surgery
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chest Disorders
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Tumor
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Thymomas
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Background Check for Dr. Biswas

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Maryland.
  • 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 North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1996

Internship Hospital

N.C. Memorial Hospital
Complete in 1997

Residency Hospital

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Complete in 2003

Fellowship Hospital

Brigham and Womens Hospital
Complete in 2006
Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
Complete in 2005

Undergraduate Schools

Unc
Graduated in 1992
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Biswas & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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