Dr. James B Daugharthy MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. James Daugharthy is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Las Vegas, Nevada and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center and MountainView Hospital. He received his medical degree from Loma Linda University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 43 years. He is one of 11 doctors at Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center and one of 12 at MountainView Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Kaiser Foundation Hospital - Los Angeles
Residency, General Surgery, 1972–1976

Riverside County Regional Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1971–1972

Loma Linda University
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1977–1979

Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Class of 1971

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

NV State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Mycotic aortic aneurysm complicating isolated partial anomalous pulmonary venous drainage.
Bailey, L.L., Daugharthy, J.B., Petry, E.L.


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