Dr. Steven W. Guyton, MD

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Dr. Steven W. Guyton, MD

Cardiac Surgery | Male

NW Regional Heart Center Surgical Associates 10000 SE Main St Ste 365, Portland, OR 97216 Get Directions
(503) 261-4430

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  • Cardiac Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

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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

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
  • Nonthoracotomy ICD Implantation
  • Non-Transplant Heart Failure Treatment
  • 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

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Oregon.

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  • 0

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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  • 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

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

Languages Spoken

  • English

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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

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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.