Dr. A. Michael Borkon MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. A. Borkon is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Kansas City, Missouri and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including North Kansas City Hospital and Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 39 years. He is one of 8 doctors at North Kansas City Hospital and one of 7 at Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

North Kansas City Hospital

Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, General Surgery, 1975–1977

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, General Surgery, 1979–1982

Johns Hopkins University
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1982–1983

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 1975

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgical Critical Care

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

KS State Medical License
Active through 2013

MO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACP), American College of Physicians
1997

Publications & Presentations

Mitral and aortic blood flows during spontaneous respiration in dogs.
Robotham, J. L., Stuart, R. S., Doherty, K., Borkon, A. M., Baumgartner, W.

Comparison of quality of life after repeat versus initial coronary artery bypass grafting.
Safley, D. M., House, J. A., Borkon, A. M., Spertus, J. A.

Tailored endovascular repair of traumatic aortic disruptions with "stacked" abdominal aortic extension cuffs.
Allen, K. B.,Borkon, A. M.,Laster, S. B.,Aggarwal, S.,Davis, J. R.,Pak, A. F.,Stewart, J. R.,Stuart, R. S. 2013 1 1

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