About Dr. Takeyoshi Ota,
Heart Valve Surgeon

Hello! My name is Dr. Takeyoshi Ota and I am a cardiac surgeon having graduated from Kobe University (Japan) in 1999. To date, I have performed approximately 1,500 cardiac surgeries, of which 1,000 involved heart valve procedures. I regularly perform surgery at University of Chicago Medical Center. Read more...

129 Patient Reviews for
Dr. Ota

"Dr. Ota is excellent in every way. I am grateful to have found him!"

-- John Hart, Aortic Valve, Valve Repair, Root Replacement, 05/05/2021

"My stay at the University of Chicago and the surgical team were amazing. The whole staff have my gratitude - especially Dr. Ota and his team."

-- Anthony King, Aortic Valve, Valve Repair, Root Replacement, 05/03/2021

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My Specialities &
Clinical Interests

My heart surgery specialties include:

  • Aortic valve repair and valve sparing surgery
  • Complex aortic and aortic root surgery
  • Mitral valve repair

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

  • Aortic valve repair and valve sparing surgery
  • Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)
  • Aortic root surgery

Education, Training & Certificates

Dr. Takeyoshi Ota, heart surgeon, graduated from Kobe University (Japan) in 1999.

After medical school, Dr. Ota completed a General and Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency at Kobe University Hospital in Japan in 2008.

Then, Dr. Ota continued his training at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center by completing an Advanced Cardiac Surgery Fellowship, an Advanced Cardiac / Heart-Lung Transplant and Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) Fellowship from 2008 to 2011.

Finally, Dr. Ota completed an Advanced Cardiac and VAD / Heart Transplant Fellowship in 2013 at the Columbia University Medical Center in New York.

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with Dr. Takeyoshi Ota, MD

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The office of Dr. Ota is located at 5841 S. Maryland Ave, Chicago, IL 60637. To get driving directions to this office, please click the map below.



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Page last updated: July 21, 2021