Dr. Steven Guyton, MD


Cardiac Surgery | Male

Dr. Steven Guyton, MD
Dr. Steven Guyton, MD is a cardiac surgery doctor who practices in Redding, CA. He is 67 years old and has been practicing for 42 years. Dr. Guyton is affiliated with Mercy Medical Center Redding.

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    Dr. Guyton's Care Philosophy

    My work focuses on maximizing benefits to the patient while minimizing stay in the hospital and recuperation time.

    Dr. Guyton's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
    •  Board certified in Cardiovascular Surgery, General Surgery, Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery and Thoracic Surgery
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors
      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
      • Faculty Teaching Award by the Cardiothoracic Surgical Residents, 2009
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    • Media & Publications
      • Discussion of lifesaving characteristics of ventricular assist devices and cardiac transplantation, Jul 2010
      • Discussion of lifesaving use of ventricular assist device and cardiac transplantation in 34 year-old with coronary artery dissection one week postpartum, Aug 2010

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    • Cardiovascular Surgery
    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    • Thoracic Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Aneurysm
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dilation
    • Aortic Diseases
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Stenosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Coarctation of the Aorta
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Coronary Atherosclerosis
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Prolapse
    • Mitral Valve Prolapse, Myxomatous 1
    • Mitral Valve Prolapse, Myxomatous 2
    • Mitral Valve Prolapse, Myxomatous 3
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Mitral Valve Stenosis
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
    • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
    • Thoracic Cancer
    • Thoracic Disorders
    • Vascular Disease


    • Medical School
      Harvard Medical School

      Graduated in 1975

    • Internship Hospital
      Massachusetts General Hospital General Surgery

      Completed in 1976

    • Residency Hospital
      Massachusetts General Hospital General Surgery

      Completed in 1980

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Massachusetts General Hospital Cardiothoracic Surgery

      Completed in 1981

    • Undergraduate School
      University of Mississippi

      Graduated in 1971

    • Other Education
      CWRU Cleveland OH, Faculty

      Completed in 1986

      Senior Registrar Cardiothoracic Surgery Southampton Western Hospital

      Completed in 1980

      University of Washington, MHA

      Completed in 2005

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    • Cardiac Surgery
    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Surgery

    Procedures Performed

    • Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
    • Airway Reconstruction Surgery
    • Aneurysm Stenting
    • Aneurysm Surgery
    • Aortic Aneurysm Repair
    • Aortic Aneurysm Stent Grafting
    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Aortic Valve Replacement
    • Arterial Aneurysm Surgery
    • Artificial Heart Transplant
    • Atrial Fibrillation Surgery
    • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Central Line Insertion
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Chest Tube Insertion
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Coronary Artery Revascularization
    • Coronary Artery Revascularization Using Arterial Conduits
    • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
    • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
    • Endovascular Stent Grafting
    • Heart Defect Repair
    • Heart Surgery
    • Heart Transplant
    • Heart Valve Replacement
    • Heart Valve Surgery
    • Impella Device
    • Insertion of Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump
    • Intercostal Nerve Block
    • Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP)
    • Left Ventricular Wire Insertion With VATS
    • Left Ventricular Wire Insertion, Open
    • Lung Biopsy
    • Lung Cancer Treatment
    • Lung Resection
    • Lung Surgery
    • Management of Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump
    • Maze Procedure
    • Mechanical Circulatory Support System
    • Mediastinoscopy
    • Minimal Access Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Aneurysm Repair
    • Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Open Heart Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery
    • Mitral Valve Repair
    • Mitral Valve Replacement
    • Mitral Valve Surgery
    • Myocardial Revascularization
    • Non-Transplant Heart Failure Treatment
    • Nonthoracotomy ICD Implantation
    • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Revascularization Surgery
    • Off-Pump Coronary Surgery
    • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Percutaneous Management of Valvular Heart Disease
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Pleural Biopsy
    • Pleural Evacuation
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
    • Revascularization
    • Spirus® Enteroscopy
    • Stent Grafting
    • Surgery for Arrhythmias
    • Surgical Procedures
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
    • Thoracic Sympathectomy for Sweaty Palms
    • Thoracic Transplantation
    • Thoracoscopic Procedure
    • Thoracoscopic Surgery
    • Thoracoscopy
    • Thoracotomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Transmycardial Laser Revascularization
    • Transplant Surgery
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
    • Ventricular Assist Device
    • Ventricular Resection
    • Ventricular Restoration
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy