Faculty: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Cardiac surgeons operate to bypass coronary artery blockages, repair and replace heart valves, perform minimally invasive repair of heart valves, transplant hearts and lungs, and place ventricular assist devices.

Professor of Surgery
Interim Chief Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Director, Heart and Lung Transplant
(520) 626-7806 | slick@surgery.arizona.edu
Clinical Instructor, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
(520) 626-7806 | tkazui@surgery.arizona.edu
Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Sarver Heart Center's Tony A. Marnell, Sr. Endowed Chair for Research in Cardiac Surgery
Surgical Director of the Heart Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support Program at Banner - University Medical Center Tucson
520-621-0122 | zkhalpey@surgery.arizona.edu
Interim Chief, Section of Thoracic Surgery
Assistant Professor of Surgery
520-626-7813 | skim@surgery.arizona.edu
Professor Emeritus of Surgery
(520) 626-6339 | sethi@email.arizona.edu
Clinical Instructor, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
520-626-7806 | sydown@email.arizona.edu
Family & Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
sharon.gregoire@bannerhealth.com
Southern Arizona VA Health Care System (SAVAHCS)
Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery; Chief, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Southern Arizona Veteran's Health Care System
(520) 626-6339 | birgerrhenman@yahoo.com