Sinan Simsir MD
Surgical Director, Heart Transplant Program Cardiothoracic Surgeon
- Telephone: (310) 423-3851; Fax: (310) 423-0127
- E-mail: email@example.com
Dr. Simsir's main clinical and research interests are heart and lung transplantation, cardiac assist devices, adult cardiac surgery, surgery for atrial fibrillation and other electrophysiologic surgery. Dr. Simsir has written numerous articles for peer-reviewed publications, including Vascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Surgery and Annals of Thoracic Surgery.
Dr. Simsir received his medical degree from Marmara University Medical School in Istanbul, Turkey, where is completed his neurosurgery residence and neuroanatomy clerkship. He completed his general surgery residency at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Simsir completed a cardiothoracic surgery residency at the University of Massachusetts. He completed his fellowship in thoracic transplantation and cardiac assist devices at Duke University. He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.
Dr. Simsir is fluent, both written and spoken, in Spanish, French, Italian and Turkish.