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Cristian S. Sarateanu, MD
- Clinical Interests:
- Cardiac surgery for coronary artery disease, valvular disease and atrial fibrillation, thoracic surgery with a focus on lung disorders and vascular surgery for arterial pathology
- Board Certification:
American Board of Surgery
Surgery American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Carol Davila University of Medicine, 1995
TUFTS Medical Center, 2005
Texas Heart Institute/Baylor College of Medicine, 2012
George Washington University Medical Center, 2009
The Hôpital Universitaire Pitié Salpêtrière, 2000
Cristian Sorin Sarateanu, MD, is an assistant professor of cardiothoracic and vascular surgery at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).
Dr. Sarateanu is skilled in minimally invasive thoracic surgery and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
He has participated in basic science research projects including the autologous skeletal myoblasts transplant in myocardial infarction scar and angiogenesis for peripheral arterial disease and myocardial ischemia. He has published research in leading journals including the Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. He is also a reviewer for the Texas Heart Institute Journal.
Dr. Sarateanu is Romanian and enjoys travelling, biking, and photography.
- UT Physicians Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Surgery Clinic – Webster
561 W. Medical Center Boulevard, Suite A
Webster, TX 77598
- Center for Advanced Cardiology – Greater Heights
1631 North Loop West, Suite 250
Houston, TX 77008