Dr. Richard S. Downey, MD

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Specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery • Male • Age 59

1560 E Sherman Blvd Suite 309
Muskegon, MI 49444
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Dr. Downey's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Care Philosophy

Our group has been serving the needs of West Michigan patients for more than 55 years. The surgeons of WMCTS, with more than 150 years of combined experience, employ the latest and most comprehensive surgical approaches for the treatment of a variety of cardiothoracic conditions. Our skilled surgical team is dedicated to providing unparalleled, personalized care and to improving the quality of life for our patients.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
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  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Minimally-Invasive Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Aorta Resection and Repair
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedures
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Septal Defect
  • Tricuspid Valve Stenosis
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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Graduated in 1980

Residency Hospital

Barnes Jewish Hospital
Complete in 1999

Fellowship Hospital

Emory University
Complete in 1990
Washington University
Complete in 1984

Undergraduate Schools

Columbia College
Graduated in 1976
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Downey & Staff

  • English

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