Jeffrey Schwartz, MD, FACS | Loyola Medicine

Jeffrey Schwartz, MD, FACS

Jeffrey Schwartz, MD, FACS

Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

Professor
Quality Medical Director, Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery,Surgical Director, Lung Transplant

Languages Spoken

English
Patient Ratings
4.9 / 5 (83 Ratings)

Clinical Expertise

  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Transplant
  • Lung Transplant
  • Marfan's Syndrome
  • Mechanical Cardiac Assist Device

About Dr. Schwartz

Interests
Tennis, Golf, Family Time, Skiing

Medical Education

Medical School
Emory University School of Medicine
Residency
University of Illinois Medical Center - Surgery: General Surgery
University of Southern California School of Medicine - Cardiothoracic Surgery
Fellowship

Board Certification

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

Research

  • Identification of Novel Hemostatic Biomarkers of Adverse Clinical Events in Patients Implanted With a Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device McClane, N.; Jeske, W.; Walenga, J. M.; Escalante, V.; Hoppensteadt, D.; Schwartz, J.; Bakhos, M., Clinical and applied thrombosis/hemostasis : official journal of the International Academy of Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis
  • PKC-dependent regulation of Kv7.5 channels by the bronchoconstrictor histamine in human airway smooth muscle cells Haick, J. M.; Brueggemann, L. I.; Cribbs, L. L.; Denning, M. F.; Schwartz, J.; Byron, K. L., American journal of physiology.Lung cellular and molecular physiology
  • Blood cell microparticles as biomarkers of hemostatic abnormalities in patients with implanted cardiac assist devices Jeske, W. P.; Walenga, J. M.; Menapace, B.; Schwartz, J.; Bakhos, M., Biomarkers in medicine
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  • Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection in Loeys-Dietz Syndrome: Role of Optical Coherence Tomography in Diagnosis and Management Agrawal, A.; Baaj, S.; Schwartz, J.; Lopez, J. J., The Journal of invasive cardiology
  • Left ventricular assist device-induced coagulation and platelet activation and effect of the current anticoagulant therapy regimen Ashbrook, M.; Walenga, J. M.; Schwartz, J.; Heroux, A.; Jeske, W. P.; Escalante, V.; Bakhos, M., Clinical and applied thrombosis/hemostasis : official journal of the International Academy of Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis
  • Management of thoracic aortic graft infections with the omental flap Shah, S.; Sinno, S.; Vandevender, D.; Schwartz, J., ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY
  • The 2011-2016 Transdisciplinary Research on Energetics and Cancer (TREC) initiative: rationale and design Patterson, R. E.; Colditz, G. A.; Hu, F. B.; Schmitz, K. H.; Ahima, R. S.; Brownson, R. C.; Carson, K. R.; Chavarro, J. E.; Chodosh, L. A.; Gehlert, S.; Gill, J.; Glanz, K.; Haire-Joshu, D.; Herbst, K. L.; Hoehner, C. M.; Hovmand, P. S.; Irwin, M. L.; Jacobs, L. A.; James, A. S.; Jones, L. W.; Kerr, J.; Kibel, A. S.; King, I. B.; Ligibel, J. A.; Meyerhardt, J. A.; Natarajan, L.; Neuhouser, M. L.; Olefsky, J. M.; Proctor, E. K.; Redline, S.; Rock, C. L.; Rosner, B.; Sarwer, D. B.; Schwartz, J. S.; Sears, D. D.; Sesso, H. D.; Stampfer, M. J.; Subramanian, S. V.; Taveras, E. M.; Tchou, J.; Thompson, B.; Troxel, A. B.; Wessling-Resnick, M.; Wolin, K. Y.; Thornquist, M. D., Cancer causes & control : CCC
  • The Development of Ascending Aortic Aneurysms After Elective Aortic Valve Replacement With St Jude Mechanical Valve Prosthesis in the Bicuspid Patient: A Pilot Study Cohoon, K. P.; Foley, J.; Dieter, R. S.; Bakhos, M.; Schwartz, J., Angiology
  • What to do when your brain turns blue? Considerations during aortic arch surgery Kwak, J.; Grocott, H. P.; Rice, D. C.; Fitzgerald, D. C.; Schwartz, J. P.; Janelle, G. M., Seminars in cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia
  • Hsp27 inhibits sublethal Src-mediated renal epithelial cell injury., Havasi, A.; Wang, Z.; Gall, J. M.; Spaderna, M.; Suri, V.; Canlas, E.; Martin, J. L.; Schwartz, J. H.; Borkan, S. C., American Journal of Physiology - Renal Physiology
  • Hsp27 inhibits Bax activation and apoptosis via a phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase-dependent mechanism. Havasi, A.; Li, Z.; Wang, Z.; Martin, J. L.; Botla, V.; Ruchalski, K.; Schwartz, J. H.; Borkan, S. C., Journal of Biological Chemistry
  • Impact of pre-existing conditions age and the length of cardiopulmonary bypass on postoperative outcome after repair of the ascending aorta and aortic arch for aortic aneurysms and dissections., Schwartz, J. P.; Bakhos, M.; Patel, A.; Botkin, S.; Neragi-Miandoab, S., Interactive Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery
  • Inflammatory and hemostatic activation in patients undergoing off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting. Untch, B. R.; Jeske, W. P.; Schwartz, J.; Botkin, S.; Prechel, M.; Walenga, J. M.; Bakhos, M., Clinical & Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis
  • Pseudoaneurysm of ascending aorta after biventricular assist device support. Shuhaiber, J.; Nemeh, H.; Schwartz, J., Journal of Heart & Lung Transplantation
  • Repair of aortic arch and the impact of cross-clamping time New York Heart Association stage, circulatory arrest time, and age on operative outcome, Schwartz, J. P.; Bakhos, M.; Patel, A.; Botkin, S.; Neragi-Miandoab, S., Interactive Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery
  • Comparison of survival in primary and repeat heart transplantation from 1987 through 2004 in the United States. Shuhaiber, J. H.; Kim, J. B.; Hur, K.; Gibbons, R. D.; Nemeh, H. W.; Schwartz, J. P.; Bakhos, M., Annals of Thoracic Surgery
  • Open repair of a new aneurysm of the thoracoabdominal aorta after endovascular stent placement. Neragi-Miandoab, S.; Tuchak, J.; Bakhos, M.; Schwartz, J. P., Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery
  • BlackAorta: a rare finding at aortic valve replacement. Goodfellow, R. J.; Schwartz, J.; Leya, F., Journal of Invasive Cardiology
  • An unusual case of recurrent Loffler endomyocarditis of the aortic valve. Gudmundsson, G. S.; Ohr, J.; Leya, F.; Jacobs, W. R.; Godwin, J. E.; Schwartz, J., Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine