MARK ANDERSON, M.D., FACS & GEORGE BATSIDES, M.D., FACC
HACKENSACK MERIDIAN HEALTH HACKENSACK UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER CARDIOVASCULAR PARTNERS
AS LEADERS IN CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE, Drs. Mark Anderson and George Batsides are well respected nationally and internationally.
After obtaining his medical degree from New York Medical College and completing a Cardiothoracic Surgical residency at the University of California, Dr. Mark Anderson obtained a Fellowship in Heart and Lung Transplantation.
In 2017, Dr. Anderson joined the Heart and Vascular Hospital at the Hackensack University Medical Center as Vice Chair of Cardiac Surgical Services and Chief of the Division of Cardiac Surgery.
Dr. Anderson pursues clinical interests including heart valve replacement and is a pioneer in minimally invasive and robotic heart surgery. He has participated in numerous clinical research studies and acted as Principal Investigator in multiple FDA approved multicenter trials. Dr. Anderson is a leader in the field of Heart Recovery and the use of mechanical support for acute cardiogenic shock.
Well recognized for training of new cardiothoracic surgeons, in the U.S. and abroad, Dr. Anderson has written many peer reviewed scholarly articles, and is currently a Professor of Surgery at Seton Hall University School of Medicine.
Board certified in General and Thoracic Surgery, Dr. George Batsides is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology. He is a member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons and the International Society of Heart and Lung Transplant Physicians.
A leader in cardiothoracic surgery, Dr. Batsides is known for his expertise in complex Aortic Aneurysm Surgery, high risk adult cardiac surgery, minimally invasive valve surgery, and cardiogenic shock treatment.
In 2018, Dr. Batsides joined the Heart and Vascular Hospital at Hackensack University Medical Center as Chief of Cardiac Surgery and Surgical Director of Mechanical Circulatory Support and Acute/Chronic Heart Failure Surgeries. He trains surgeons on cardiogenic shock and acute circulatory support and has written numerous peer reviewed publications. In addition, he is an Associate Professor of Surgery at Seton Hall University School of Medicine.
The quality of cardiac surgery at Hackensack University Medical Center is unparalleled, exceeding the national benchmarks of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons in all categories.
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