About Dr. Danny Ramzy,
Heart Valve Surgeon
Hello! My name is Dr. Danny Ramzy and I am a cardiac surgeon having graduated from McMaster University in 2000. To date, I have performed approximately 3,000 cardiac surgeries, of which 1,000 involved heart valve procedures. I regularly perform surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Read more...
I believe my greatest strength is my experience in all types of cardiac surgery. I believe that minimally invasive and robotic procedures make it possible for patients to have heart surgery with smaller incisions in the side of the chest. This means that patients have less discomfort and shorter recovery times.
I can use minimally invasive surgeries for heart valves, bypasses, and procedures that help the heart beat normally. When minimally invasive surgeries are not possible, I can use traditional heart surgery approaches. Given my broad range of surgical skills, I enjoy helping patients that need complex surgeries which other hospitals may reject.
For my patients, I do my best to make them feel like family. I believe in treating the patient – not just the disease. In addition to my medical degree, I also earned a PhD which helps me serve as a leading researcher and educator of other doctors. My hope is that the entire medical community can benefit from the advances in surgery that our team is developing.
2 Patient Reviews for
"Dr. Ramzy's knowledge and ability are "over the top". He has a great bedside manner. Everyone on his staff was very helpful, friendly and knowledgable."
-- Stephen Statt, Mitral Valve, Tricuspid Valve, Valve Repair, Valve Replacement, Maze Procedure, 02/27/2020
"Dr. Ramzy is a wonderful surgeon. We were very confident we would have a great outcome. He is compassionate and attentive. Dr. Ramzy is the best. Thank you Dr. Ramzy!"
-- Jose Angel, Aortic Valve, Valve Replacement, 01/21/2020
My Specialities &
My heart surgery specialties include:
- Robotic mitral valve repair
- Minimally invasive valve repair and replacement
- Mini-thoracotomy aortic valve replacement
In addition, I have research and clinical interests specific to:
- Robotic cardiac surgery
- Minimally invasive techniques
- Lung transplantation
Education, Training & Certificates
Dr. Danny Ramzy, heart surgeon, graduated from McMaster University in 2000.
After medical school, Dr. Ramzy completed several internships, residencies and fellowships.
In 2001, Dr. Ramzy completed a General Surgery Internship at the University of Toronto in Ontario, Canada. Over the next 7 years, Dr. Ramzy completed a Junior Residency, Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Science and a Clinical Investigator Program at the University of Toronto. Dr. Ramzy also completed a Cardiovascular Science Collaborate Program and was the Chief Resident at the University of Toronto.
In 2010, Dr. Ramzy completed a Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. During the next two years, Dr. Ramzy completed fellowships in Transplant and Mechanical Assist Devices and Aortic Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
Dr. Ramzy is a diplomate of the American Board of Surgery (2009), American Board of Thoracic Surgery (2011), Royal College of Physician and surgeon of Canada Clinical Investigator (2008) and Royal College of Physician and surgeon of Canada General Surgery (2008).
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Page last updated: December 1, 2020