Dr. William J Fanning MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. William Fanning is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Columbus, Ohio. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Grant Medical Center and Mount Carmel. He received his medical degree from The Ohio State University College of Medicine and has been in practice for 35 years. Dr. Fanning accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 5 doctors at Grant Medical Center and one of 8 at Mount Carmel who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Grant Medical Center

Mount Carmel

Education & Medical Training

Ohio State University Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1979 - 1982

Ohio State University Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1983 - 1987

Vanderbilt University
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1987 - 1989

The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 33 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 30 years in Pulmonary Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 23 years in Critical Care Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

What is the marginal cost for marginal risk in cardiac surgery?
Williams, T. E., Fanning, W. J., Benton, W. C., Kakos, G. S., Miller, R. L., Esterline, W. J., Hankins, T. D.

Effect of magnesium on postoperative dysrhythmias.
Fanning, W. J.

Reoperative coronary artery bypass grafting without cardiopulmonary bypass.
Fanning, W. J., Kakos, G. S., Williams, T. E.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • Regence Oregon - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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