Dr. Giorgio M Aru MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Giorgio Aru is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Jackson, Mississippi. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including G.V. (Sonny) Montgomery Veterans Affairs Medical Center and University Hospitals and Health System, University of Mississippi Med. He is one of 2 doctors at G.V. (Sonny) Montgomery Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 2 at University Hospitals and Health System, University of Mississippi Med who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Emory University
Residency, General Surgery, 1993 - 1996

Oregon Health & Science University
Residency, Thoracic Surgery, 1985 - 1985

University of Mississippi Medical Center
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1996 - 1998

Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1986 - 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

GA State Medical License
Active through 2013

MS State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Electrostimulation for intractable delayed emptying of intrathoracic stomach after esophagectomy.
Salameh, J. R., Aru, G. M., Bolton, W., Abell, T. L.

Early induction of matrix metalloproteinase-9 transduces signaling in human heart end stage failure.
Moshal, K. S., Tyagi, N., Moss, V., Henderson, B., Steed, M., Ovechkin, A., Aru, G. M., Tyagi, S. C.

Intrathoracic vacuum-assisted management of persistent and infected pleural spaces.
Aru, G. M., Jew, N. B., Tribble, C. G., Merrill, W. H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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