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Tayfun Gurbuz, MD, FACS
Cardiothoracic Surgery
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Areas of Expertise
Dr. Gurbuz specializes in minimally invasive coronary artery bypass surgery, minimally invasive heart valve surgery, minimally invasive mitral valve repair, minimally invasive aortic valve surgery, ascending aortic surgery, endovascular stent graft repair for aortic aneurysms, minimally invasive atrial fibrillation surgery, transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR).
Personal Information
Dr. Gurbuz enjoys traveling, design and architecture.
English, Turkish, German
Clinical Experience
Cardiothoracic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Mitral Valve Repair, Valvuloplasty, Endovascular Surgery
Board Certifications

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
American Board of Surgery

Education and Professional Achievements
Hacettepe University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey, 1989

Hacettepe University Hospitals, Ankara, Turkey, 1991
Saint Joseph Hospital Medical Center Denver, 1996
University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center Memphis, 1998

Albert Starr Academic Center for Cardiac Surgery, Portland, Ore., 1999
Professional Activities and Awards

Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Member, Society of Thoracic Surgeons

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