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Our Physicians

A. Michael Borkon, M.D.

Medical School
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD (1975)

General Surgery Residency
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD (1979)
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD (1981)

Cardiothoracic Fellowship
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD (1983)

Board Certifications
American Board of Surgery
American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certificate in Critical Care

Alexander Pak, M.D.

Medical School
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Madison, WI (1989)

General Surgery Residency
State University of New York at Buffalo, (1994)

Cardiothoracic Fellowship
State University of New York at Buffalo, (1996)

Board Cerfifications
American Board of Surgery (1995)
American Board of Thoracic Surgery (1997)

Keith B. Allen, M.D.

Medical School
University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS Doctor of Medicine (1986)

Residency
General Surgery , Emory University Affiliated Hospitals, Atlanta, GA (1991)
Alfred A. Davis Fellow of Surgical Anatomy and Technique, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA (1991)
Vascular Surgery, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, IL (1992)

Fellowship
Cardiothoracic Surgery Resident, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, IL (1994)

Certifications
Am Board of Surgery (1992) (2001)
Am Board of General Vascular Surgery (1995), (2005)
Am Board of Thoracic Surgery (1995) (2004 )

John R. Davis, M.D.

Medical School
St. George's Univ. School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies (1996)

General Surgery Residency
Memorial Medical Center, Savannah, GA(2001)

Cardiothoracic Fellowship
St. Luke's Hospital, Kansas City, MO (2003)

Board Certifications
American Board of Surgery
American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Sanjeev Aggarwal, M.D.

Medical School
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX (1996)

General Surgery Residency
New York University Medical Center, New York, NY (1998)

NIH/ NCI Research Fellowship
The University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI (2000)

Cardiothoracic Fellowship
University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI (2005)

Fellowship in Ventricular Assist Devices, Cardiac Transplantation, and Minimally
Invasive Surgery

Columbia University Medical Center, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY
(2006)

Board Certifications
American Board of Thoracic Surgery
American Board of Surgery

V. Eric Thompson, M.D.

Medical School
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO (1982)

General Surgery Residency
General Surgery Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Rochester, MN (1987)

Cardiothoracic Fellowship
Thoracic Surgery Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City, Kansas City, MO (1990)

Board Certifications
American Board of Surgery
American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Karthik Vamanan, M.D.

Medical School
Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, India (1996)

General Surgery Residency
General Surgery Montefiore Medical Center, AECOM, Bronx, NY (2001)
General Surgery Mt. Sinai Medical Center, Chicago Medical School, Chicago, IL (2004)

Vascular Fellowship
Hartford Hospital, University of Connecticut, Hartford, CT (2006)

Board Certifications
American Board of Surgery, General Surgery
American Board of Surgery, Vascular Surgery


Our Staff

Our practice utilizes Physician Assistants and Advance Practice Nurses

There may be times when a physician is not available and we schedule you to see a nurse practitioner or a physician assistant. You have the right to see a physician. Please let us know and we will be happy to reschedule your appointment.

Alyson Clark, PA-C

Joy Rodenberger, PA-C

Paul Jenkins, PA-C

Meredith Annin, PA-C

Patrick Egger, PA-C

Mark Mann, PA-C

Courtney Eklund, PA-C

Amy Newbold, PA-C

Craig Scalabrin, PA-C

Lauren Fowlkes, PA-C

Kelly Demuynck, PA-C

Anna Mandacina, NP-C

Dianna Williams, NP-C

Sarah Murphy, NP-C

Alyson Spiek, NP-C

Maggie Affolter, NP-C

Laura Langmack, NP-C

Justine Uryasz, NP-C

Laura Stockamp, NP-C

Briana McKiddy, NP-C