Dr. Paul M. McFadden, MD

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Dr. Paul M. McFadden, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery | Male

USC Cardiothoracic Surgeons 1520 San Pablo St Ste 4300, Los Angeles, CA 90033 Get Directions
(323) 442-5849

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In my cardiothoracic surgery practice, the patient and their family come first.   Read More

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      Explains everything so I could understand what the procedure was. The best bedside manor of any dr I have ever dealt with.
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      Specialties

      • Cardiothoracic Surgery

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      • Thoracic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic
      • Aortic Ectasia
      • Atrial Fibrillation
      • Atrial Flutter
      • Atrial Septal Defect
      • Benign Tumor
      • Cancer
      • Carotid Artery Disease
      • Congenital Heart Defects
      • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
      • Dissecting Aneurysm
      • Empyema
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • False Aneurysm
      • Head and Neck Cancer
      • Heart Disease
      • Lung Cancer
      • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
      • Mediastinal Tumors
      • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
      • Mitral Valve Disease
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Pericardial Disease
      • Pleura Cancer
      • Pleural Cancer
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Pulmonary Embolism
      • Thrombosis
      • Thymomas
      • Vascular Disease

      Procedures Performed

      • Cardiac Electrophysiology
      • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
      • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
      • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
      • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
      • Decortication and Pleurectomy
      • Esophageal Surgery
      • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
      • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
      • Head and Neck Surgery
      • Heart Surgery
      • Hernia Repair
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Lobectomy, Open
      • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
      • Lung Surgery
      • Lung Transplant
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
      • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
      • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
      • Segmentectomy, Open
      • Thoracentesis
      • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
      • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
      • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
      • Tracheal Reconstruction
      • Tracheal Resection
      • Tracheal Surgery
      • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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        Sanctions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Tulane University School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1974

      • Internship Hospital
        Tulane University Charity Hospital

        Completed in 1975

      • Residency Hospital
        Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation

        Completed in 1981

        Tulane University Charity Hospital

        Completed in 1979

      • Undergraduate School
        Louisiana State Univ

        Graduated in 1968

      • Other Education
        Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation Hospital

        Completed in 1981

        General Surgery Training At Charity Hospital At New Orleans

        Completed in 1979

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery
      • Board certified in Thoracic Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. McFadden's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

      Experience with Dr. McFadden

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      Dr. McFadden's Care Philosophy

      In my cardiothoracic surgery practice, the patient and their family come first.