Dr. Matthew Blum MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon
Dr. Matthew Blum is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Colorado Springs, Colorado and is affiliated with Penrose-St. Francis Health Services. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 14 years. He is one of 5 doctors at Penrose-St. Francis Health Services who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery
Education & Medical Training
Johns Hopkins University
Residency, General Surgery, 1992 - 1993
Residency, General Surgery, 1993 - 1999
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1999 - 2002
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 1992
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery
American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery
CO State Medical License
Active through 2013
Publications & Presentations
Prolonged anti-CD40 ligand therapy improves primate cardiac allograft survival.
Chang, A. C., Blum, M. G., Blair, K. S., Scott, M. A., Brock, J. E., Thomas, D. W., Burkly, L. C., Miller, G. G., Pierson, R. N.
Complement inhibition by FUT-175 and K76-COOH in a pig-to-human lung xenotransplant model.
Blum, M. G., Collins, B. J., Chang, A. C., Zhang, J. P., Knaus, S. A., Pierson, R. N.
Prolongation of primate cardiac allograft survival by treatment with ANTI-CD40 ligand (CD154) antibody.
Pierson, R. N., Chang, A. C., Blum, M. G., Blair, K. S., Scott, M. A., Atkinson, J. B., Collins, B. J., Zhang, J. P., Thomas, D. W., Burkly, L. C., Miller, G. G.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Anthem PPO
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- CIGNA Open Access
- CIGNA PPO
- Cofinity PPO
- Great West 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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525 N Foote Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Phone: (719) 365-5445
Fax: (719) 365-5530