Faculty Directory
Patrick McCarthy

Chief, Division of Cardiac Surgery

Director, Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute

Professor of Biomedical Engineering


NMH/Galter Pavilion Suite 11-140
201 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL 60611


Biomedical Engineering


Medical Education: Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine 1980

Residency: Mayo Clinic-Rochester 1985

Fellowship: Mayo Clinic-Rochester 1988 Stanford Hospital and Clinics 1989

Board Certification: Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)

Research Interests

Valve Repair/Replacement, Mitral Valve Repair, Atrial Fibrillation Surgery, Maze Procedure, Aortic Aneurysm, Coronary Bypass Surgery, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy/Myectomy, Minimally Invasive Surgery

Selected Publications

Daimon M, Fukuda S, Adams DH, McCarthy PM, Gillinov AM, Carpentier A, Filsoufi F, Abascal VM, Rigolin VH, Salzberg S, Huskin A, Langenfeld M, Shiota T.  Mitral valve repair with Carpentier-McCarthy-Adams IMR ETlogix annuloplasty ring for ischemic mitral regurgitation: Early echocardiographic results from a multi-center study.  Circulation, 2006;114(1 Suppl):I588-93.

Fedak PWM, McCarthy PM, Bonow RO.  Evolving concepts and technologies in mitral valve repair: contemporary reviews in cardiovascular medicine.  Circulation, 2008;117(7):963-974.

McCarthy PM, Kruse J, Shalli S, Ilkhanoff L, Goldberger JJ, Kadish AH, Arora R, Lee R.  Where does atrial fibrillation surgery fail? Implications for increasing effectiveness of ablation.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2010;139(4):860-7.

McCarthy PM, Lee R, Foley JF, Phillips L, Kanayinkal T, Francischelli DE.  Occlusion of canine atrial appendage using an expandable silicone band.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2010;140:885-9.

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