Heart Surgery 101: My Take and Ray’s Story

New Mexico Heart Institute/Lovelace Medical Group cardiothoracic/vascular surgeon Fenton McCarthy, M.D., M.S. explains the most common diagnoses of heart disease and the surgical options used to treat them. He will teach you the heart’s anatomy, common problems and surgical treatment to help patients get healthy and stay healthy. He even discusses one of his patients, Ray, and shares his incredible story of triumph over heart disease.

Fenton McCarthy, M.D., M.S. is a board-certified cardiothoracic surgeon and a candidate member of the Society for Thoracic Surgeons. Dr. McCarthy was born and raised in Colorado. He received his bachelor of arts in History and Spanish Literature from Dartmouth College. He briefly studied and lived in Latin America before completing his medical degree, Integrated Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency, and Master of Science from the University of Pennsylvania

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