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Edwin McGee, Jr., MD, FACS

Edwin McGee, Jr., MD, FACS

Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

Professor
Medical Director, Heart Transplant & Ventricular Assist Device Program

Languages Spoken

English

Clinical Expertise

  • Heart Bypass
  • Heart Transplant
  • Heart Valve Repair
  • Left Ventricular Assist Devices (LVAD)
  • Lung Transplant

About Dr. McGee

Interests
Family, Dogs, Fly Fishing, Outdoor Activities, Running

Medical Education

Medical School
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Residency
Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School - General Surgery
Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School - Thoracic Surgery
Fellowship
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation - Heart Transplant Surgery

Board Certification

American Board of Surgery
American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)

Research

  • Adverse Event Rates Change Favorably Over Time for Patients Bridged With the HeartWare Left Ventricular Assist Device Maltais, S.; Aaronson, K. D.; Teuteberg, J. J.; Slaughter, M. S.; Najjar, S. S.; Jeevanandam, V.; Pham, D. T.; McGee, E., Jr; Leadley, K.; Kormos, R. L., ASAIO Journal (American Society for Artificial Internal Organs : 1992)
  • Health-related quality of life in mechanical circulatory support: Development of a new conceptual model and items for self-administration Grady, K. L.; Magasi, S.; Hahn, E. A.; Buono, S.; McGee, E. C., Jr; Yancy, C., The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
  • The HVAD Left Ventricular Assist Device: Risk Factors for Neurological Events and Risk Mitigation Strategies Teuteberg, J. J.; Slaughter, M. S.; Rogers, J. G.; McGee, E. C.; Pagani, F. D.; Gordon, R.; Rame, E.; Acker, M.; Kormos, R. L.; Salerno, C.; Schleeter, T. P.; Goldstein, D. J.; Shin, J.; Starling, R. C.; Wozniak, T.; Malik, A. S.; Silvestry, S.; Ewald, G. A.; Jorde, U. P.; Naka, Y.; Birks, E.; Najarian, K. B.; Hathaway, D. R.; Aaronson, K. D.; ADVANCE Trial Investigators, JACC.Heart failure
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  • Change in health-related quality of life from before to after destination therapy mechanical circulatory support is similar for older and younger patients: Analyses from INTERMACS Grady, K. L.; Naftel, D. C.; Myers, S.; Dew, M. A.; Weidner, G.; Spertus, J. A.; Idrissi, K.; Lee, H. B.; McGee, E. C.; Kirklin, J. K., The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation