About Dr. Joanna Chikwe,
Heart Valve Surgeon

Hello! My name is Dr. Joanna Chikwe and I am a cardiac surgeon having graduated from Oxford University in 1997. To date, I have performed approximately 2,000 cardiac surgeries, of which most involved heart valve procedures. I regularly perform surgery at Stony Brook Heart Center. Read more...

8 Patient Reviews for
Dr. Chikwe

" Excellent!"

-- Patricia Reuter, Mitral Valve, Tricuspid Valve, Valve Repair, 05/14/2019

"Truly the very best surgeon. She possesses extreme skills and is very friendly and knowledgeable. The top surgeon in her field. Thanks, Dr. Chikwe."

-- ROBERT CROWLEY, Pulmonary Valve, 11/13/2018

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My Specialities &
Clinical Interests

My heart surgery specialties include:

  • Less invasive surgery, small incisions
  • Mitral valve repair
  • Coronary bypass grafting

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

  • Mitral valve surgery
  • Frailty
  • Coronary revascularization

Education, Training & Certificates

Dr. Joanna Chikwe, heart surgeon, graduated from Oxford University in 1997.

Schedule Appointment
with Dr. Joanna Chikwe, MD

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Chikwe, you can:

  • Call (866) 345-1289 right now
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The office of Dr. Chikwe is located at 101 Nicolls Road, Stony Brook, NY 11794. To get driving directions to this office, please click the map below.



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Page last updated: June 12, 2019