Dr. Gan Dunnington, Heart Valve Surgeon

Hello! My name is Dr. Gan Dunnington and I am a cardiac surgeon having graduated from Medical College of Virginia in 2001. To date, I have performed approximately 1,500 cardiac surgeries, of which 1,000 involved heart valve procedures. I regularly perform surgery at St. Helena Hospital. Read more...

3 Patient Reviews for Dr. Dunnington

"I had a feeling of confidence with Dr. Dunnington. He explained everything to me. The minute I woke up. I was fixed."

-- Jeff Baily, patient

"Dr. Dunnington is an excellent surgeon, as well as, a fine person. His bedside manner is exceptional. He performed a mitral valve repair with a Maze procedure to correct my atrial fibrillation."

-- Claude Sterling, Mitral Valve, Valve Repair, Maze Procedure, 11/10/2014

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My Specialities & Interests

Specific to heart valve surgery, you should know that I have several specialties including:

  • Minimally invasive valve surgery with atrial fibrillation ablation
  • Mitral, aortic and tricuspid repair surgery with sternal sparing techniquies
  • Minimally invasive hybrid maze procedure for atrial fibrillation

In addition, I have research and clinical interests specific to:

  • Hybrid therapy for atrial fibrillation
  • Concomitant valve and atrial fibrillation surgery

Education, Training & Certificates

Dr. Gan Dunnington, heart surgeon, graduated from Medical College of Virginia in 2001.

After medical school, Dr. Dunnington completed his General Surgery Residency at Stanford in 2008 and a Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency at the University of Virginia in 2010.

Dr. Dunnington is board-certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.

Dr. Gan Dunnington

St. Helena Hospital
6 Woodland Road
St. Helena, CA 94574
(707) 343-8191

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