Dr. John C. Laschinger MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. John Laschinger is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Baltimore, Maryland and is affiliated with University of Maryland Medical Center. He received his medical degree from The Ohio State University College of Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. He is one of 16 doctors at University of Maryland Medical Center who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: Adult Cardiac Surgery, Aortic, Cardiopulmonary Transplantation, Minimally Invasive Cardiac, Pediatric Cardiac, Cardiovascular Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

University of Maryland Medical Center
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, Thoracic Surgery, 1987–1989

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1980–1986

The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Class of 1980

Hospital for Sick Children. Toronto
Fellowship, Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, 1989–1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 27 years in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

MD State Medical License
Active through 2014

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

AOA, The Ohio State University College of Medicine

Publications & Presentations

Intraoperative effects of the coapsys annuloplasty system in a randomized evaluation (RESTOR-MV) of functional ischemic mitral regurgitation.
Grossi, E. A., Saunders, P. C., Woo, Y. J., Gangahar, D. M., Laschinger, J. C., Kress, D. C., Caskey, M. P., Schwartz, C. F., Wudel, J.

A multi-institutional experience with the CryoMaze procedure.
Gammie, J. S., Laschinger, J. C., Brown, J. M., Poston, R. S., Pierson, R. N., Romar, L. G., Schwartz, K. L., Santos, M. J., Griffith, B. P.

Replacement of the aortic root in patients with Marfan's syndrome.
Gott, V. L., Greene, P. S., Alejo, D. E., Cameron, D. E., Naftel, D. C., Miller, D. C., Gillinov, A. M., Laschinger, J. C., Pyeritz, R. E.

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