Dr. William Peter Graper MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. William Graper is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Sarasota, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Doctors Hospital of Sarasota and Sarasota Memorial Hospital. He received his medical degree from McMaster University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 41 years. He is one of 4 doctors at Doctors Hospital of Sarasota and one of 6 at Sarasota Memorial Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1973–1975

Duke University Hospital
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1977–1982

McMaster University School of Medicine
Class of 1973

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Critical Care Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Geriatric Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Pulmonary Disease

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Clinical investigation: endoscopic coronary artery bypass grafting with robotic assistance.
Tabaie, H. A., Graper, W. P., Reinbolt, J. A.

Initial prospective multicenter clinical trial of robotically-assisted coronary artery bypass grafting.
Damiano, R. J., Tabaie, H. A., Mack, M. J., Edgerton, J. R., Mullangi, C., Graper, W. P., Prasad, S. M.

Endoscopic coronary artery bypass graft (ECABG) procedure with robotic assistance.
Tabaie, H. A., Reinbolt, J. A., Graper, W. P., Kelly, T. F., Connor, M. A.

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