Dr. Enter is a cardiothoracic surgeon with extensive training in minimally invasive surgical techniques. His professional expertise includes coronary artery bypass grafting, aortic surgery, mitral valve repair and surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation. He has a particular interest in the surgical treatment of heart failure, including ventricular assist devices and heart transplantation. Dr. Enter is involved in clinical research related to his field and has published numerous articles in leading peer-reviewed medical journals. He is also a clinical assistant professor at Texas A&M College of Medicine and an active member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons. His education includes: Northwestern University c/o Feinberg School of Medicine, Medical School: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Internship: Surgery, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Residency: Cardiothroacic Surgery, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, and Fellowship: Mechanical Support & Thoracic Transplantation, Cedars Sinai Medical Center.
In this episode, a cardiothoracic surgeon will discuss a fairly new treatment option for patients with chronic atrial fibrillation.