ABOUT US

Albany Cardiothoracic Surgeons is the oldest heart surgery practice dedicated to cardiothoracic surgery in the Capital District. Our history is a 50-year long tradition of working as a coordinated team to provide expert, high quality, compassionate cardiothoracic surgical care. We serve residents in a broad tri-state area, centered in the Capital District of New York.

Albany Cardiothoracic Surgeons is the exclusive provider of cardiac surgery at St. Peters Hospital in Albany, New York. Our services range from the latest techniques of minimally invasive surgery to the most complex and difficult surgery requiring combinations of traditional and advanced techniques. Our surgical results have surpassed both the state and national standards.

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OUR MISSION

  • We treat all persons with dignity, hospitality and compassion, calling forth their best human potential.
  • We provide comprehensive services that support healthy communities, including quality medical care with holistic approaches to healing body, mind and spirit.
  • We care for and strengthen the ministry and all resources entrusted to us.
  • We advocate for accessible health care and quality of life for all, especially those who are poor.
  • We respond with courage and integrity to needs for services in a rapidly changing health care environment.

MEET OUR SURGEONS

LATEST SURGERY NEWS

(MedPage Today) — Surgeons removed cysts layered with actual snot from a 29-year-old woman’s back 8 years after transplanting nasal stem cells into her spinal injury, neurosurgeons reported.
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(MedPage Today) — Survival rates with catheter-based mitral valve repair are comparable to classic surgery and better than conservative management in high-surgical-risk patients with severe mitral valve regurgitation, researchers report.
Posted: August 18, 2014, 7:34 pm
(MedPage Today) — Radial artery access was associated with a lower incidence of bleeding in women undergoing cardiac catheterization or percutaneous coronary intervention compared with the traditional femoral artery approach, researchers reported.
Posted: August 18, 2014, 7:31 pm
(MedPage Today) — In this guest post, Joel Zivot, MD, of Emory University Hospital, recounts witnessing an execution by lethal injection and laments the secrecy surrounding the identity of physicians who participate.
Posted: August 17, 2014, 2:00 pm