Dr. Linda W Martin MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Linda Martin is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Towson, Maryland. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including University of Maryland Medical Center and Upper Chesapeake Medical Center. She received her medical degree from UC San Diego School of Medicine and has been in practice for 11 years. She is one of 15 doctors at University of Maryland Medical Center and one of 2 at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

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

Upper Chesapeake Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, General Surgery, 2000 - 2002

University of Minnesota
Residency, General Surgery, 1996 - 2000

Texas Heart Institute
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2002 - 2004

UC San Diego School of Medicine
Class of 1996

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 2013

MD State Medical License
Active through 2013

TX State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

What is the optimal interval between chemoradiation and esophagectomy?
Martin, L. W.

Invasive mediastinal staging for non-small-cell lung cancer.
Martin, L.W.

Management of intrathoracic leaks following esophagectomy.
Martin, L.W., Hofstetter, W., Swisher, S.G., Roth, J.A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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