Dr. Duc Thinh Pham, Heart Valve Surgeon

Hello! My name is Dr. Duc Thinh Pham and I am a cardiac surgeon having graduated from University of North Carolina School of Medicine in 1997. To date, I have performed approximately 1,000 cardiac surgeries, of which 300 involved heart valve procedures. I regularly perform surgery at Northwestern Medicine. Read more...

6 Patient Reviews for Dr. Pham

"I am doing great and I appreciate everything Dr. Pham and his team has done for me as well as Dr. Flaherty's team, everyone was so nice."

-- Eileen Hill, Aortic Valve, Valve Replacement, 01/30/2017

"The whole experience was fantastic! The surgeon, staff, housekeeping, everyone that I was in contact, was super friendly. Dr. Pham is right on top for me! Since I met him, I felt so comfortable with him and I never felt scared. The day after my heart surgery Dr. Pham came to see me to check on me."

-- Mary Ann Derouin, Aortic Valve, Tricuspid Valve, Valve Repair, Valve Replacement, Maze Procedure, 03/01/2016

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My Specialities & Interests

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

  • Complex and high-risk mitral valve surgery
  • Aortic valve repair and replacement including aortic root surgery
  • Tricuspid valve surgery

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

  • Mechanical circulatory support
  • Heart failure
  • Heart transplantation

Education, Training & Certificates

Dr. Duc Thinh Pham, heart surgeon, graduated from University of North Carolina School of Medicine in 1997.

After medical school, Dr. Pham completed a General Surgery Residency in 2001 at University of North Carolina Hospitals where he served as the Administrative Chief Resident during 2002. Then, Dr. Pham completed a Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency at the Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute - Northwestern Medicine in 2004 where he served as the Chief Resident during 2005.

To advance his training, Dr. Pham completed an Advanced Fellowship in Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Failure and Transplantation Surgery at the Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute - Northwestern Medicine in 2006.

Today, Dr. Duc Thinh Pham is board certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery, the Society of Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Endografting Symposium, and the American Board of Surgery.

Dr. Duc Thinh Pham

Northwestern Medicine
675 N. St Clair Street
Chicago, IL 60611
(888) 253-2160

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