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Gautam R. Velamoor, MD, FACS
Gautam R. Velamoor, MD, FACS
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Departments
Cardiac Surgery
Heart Institute

Clinic, Maps and Directions
Virginia Mason Hospital & Seattle Medical Center

Phone

Hospital & Seattle Medical Center  (206) 223-6198

Specialties
Cardiothoracic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Mitral Valve Repair, Valvuloplasty, Endovascular Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery

Board Certifications
American Board of Surgery
American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Joined Virginia Mason - January 2007

Areas(s) of Expertise
Adult cardiac surgery
Coronary bypass surgery
Aortic valve replacement
Mitral valve repair and replacement
Surgery for disorders of heart rhythm
Surgery for aneurysms and dissections of the thoracic aorta
Surgery for congenital heart disease in the adult
Complex reoperative heart surgery and mediastinal operations

Special Interest(s)
Adult cardiac surgery, coronary artery bypass grafting, valve repair, valve replacement, arrhythmia surgery, endovascular surgery, aortic surgery and congenital heart disease in adults

Education
University of Washington, Seattle, 2000

Internship
General Surgery, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, 2001

Residency
General Surgery, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, 2005

Fellowships
Endovascular Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Calif., 2006
Cardiothoracic Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, 2007

Personal Information
When not busy practicing medicine, Dr. Velamoor enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing golf and traveling.

Professional Activities and Awards
Member, Society of Thoracic Surgeons
Member, American College of Surgeons
Member, American Medical Association

Seattle Magazine - Top Doctors 2014, 2013
Seattle Metropolitan Magazine - Top Doctors 2014, 2013