Dr. Douglas R Schuch MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Douglas Schuch is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Sacramento, California and is affiliated with Mercy General Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Virginia School of Medicine and has been in practice for 35 years. He is one of 12 doctors at Mercy General Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Mercy General Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of Alabama Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1979 - 1983

University of Alabama Medical Center
Residency, Thoracic Surgery, 1984 - 1985

University of Virginia School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

CMS standards in reviewing low-volume cardiac transplant centers.
Schuch, D.

Management of tricuspid valve replacement.
Schuch, D.

Adjunctive transmyocardial revascularization: five-year follow-up of a prospective, randomized trial.
Allen, K.B., Dowling, R.D., Schuch, D.R., Pfeffer, T.A., Marra, S., Lefrak, E.A., Fudge, T.L., Mostovych, M., Szentpetery, S., Saha, S.P., Murphy, D., Dennis, H.

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