Dr. Steven Wayne Etoch MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Steven Etoch is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Louisville, Kentucky and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist Health Louisville and Jewish Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. He is one of 8 doctors at Baptist Health Louisville and one of 18 at Jewish Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Baptist Health Louisville

Jewish Hospital
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

VA Medical Center (Louisville KY)
Residency, General Surgery, 1991–1996

University of Louisville
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1996–1998

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

IN State Medical License
Active through 2015

KY State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Initial experience with the AbioCor implantable replacement heart system.
Dowling, R.D., Gray, L.A., Etoch, S.W., Laks, H., Marelli, D., Samuels, L., Entwistle, J., Couper, G., Vlahakes, G.J., Frazier, O.H.

Hemodynamic and pressure-volume responses to continuous and pulsatile ventricular assist in an adult mock circulation.
Koenig, S.C., Pantalos, G.M., Gillars, K.J., Ewert, D.L., Litwak, K.N., Etoch, S.W.

The AbioCor implantable replacement heart.
Dowling, R.D., Gray, L.A., Etoch, S.W., Laks, H., Marelli, D., Samuels, L., Entwistle, J., Couper, G., Vlahakes, G.J., Frazier, O.H.

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