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Cardiac Surgery | Male

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Dr. Joel Cooper, MD is a cardiac surgery doctor who practices in Philadelphia, PA. He is 78 years old and has been practicing for 53 years. Dr. Cooper is affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

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    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
    •  Board certified in General Surgery and Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    •  Malpractice claims in Pennsylvania not available
    •  No sanctions found
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    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Aneurysm
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Stenosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Benign Tumor
    • Cancer
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Empyema
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Heart Disease
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Cancer
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
    • Thrombosis
    • Thymomas
    • Vascular Disease

    Education

    • Medical School
      Harvard Medical School

      Graduated in 1964

    • Internship Hospital
      Massachusetts General Hospital

      Completed in 1965

    • Residency Hospital
      Frenchay Hospital

      Completed in 1968

      Massachusetts General Hospital

      Completed in 1968

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Hammersmith Hospital

      Completed in 1969

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Cardiac Surgery

    Procedures Performed

    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
    • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hernia Repair
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lung Removal, Open
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Open Thymectomy
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy