Dr. Nathan Ramsey Bates MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Nathan Bates is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Jacksonville, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville and Orange Park Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine and has been in practice for 15 years. He is one of 12 doctors at Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville and one of 6 at Orange Park Medical Center who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1999–2005

Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2005–2008

Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
Class of 1999

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

FL State Medical License
Active through 2016

GA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Valve-sparing excision of aortic valve papillary fibroelastoma.
Vagefi, P.A., Bates, N.R., Ptaszek, L.M., Adams, M.S., Walker, J.D.

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