Dr. Serafin Y Deleon MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Serafin Deleon is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in New Orleans, Louisiana. He received his medical degree from University of Santo Tomas and has been in practice for 39 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Boston University Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1970 - 1974

Children's Memorial Hospital
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1976 - 1977

Loyola University
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1974 - 1976

Waltham Weston Hospital Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1969 - 1970

University of Santo Tomas
Class of 1968

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

LA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Primary vascular tumors of the heart in infancy. Report of a case with successful surgical management.
Ilbawi, M., DeLeon, S., Riggs, T., Hernandez, R.

Persistent low cardiac output after the Fontan operation. Should takedown be considered?
DeLeon, S. Y., Ilbawi, M. N., Idriss, F. S., Muster, A. J., Gidding, S. S., Berry, T. E., Paul, M. H.

Hemodynamic effects of intravenous nitroglycerin in pediatric patients after heart surgery.
Ilbawi, M. N., Idriss, F. S., DeLeon, S. Y., Berry, T. E., Duffy, C. E., Paul, M. H.

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