Jason W. Smith, M.D., is a cardiac surgeon. Dr. Smith treats cardiac diseases, including advanced heart failure; coronary artery disease; and valvular disease, including aortic valve stenosis, aortic regurgitation, mitral valve stenosis and mitral regurgitation. He performs aortic and mitral valve surgery, traditional and transcatheter valve replacement and coronary revascularization. He specializes in heart transplantation and mechanical circulatory support.
Dr. Smith earned his M.D. from Stritch School of Medicine at Loyola University, Maywood, Illinois. He completed general and thoracic surgery residencies at Loyola University, and fellowships in thoracic transplant and mechanical circulatory support at Stanford University, California.
His clinical interests include valvular heart disease, coronary revascularization, advanced heart failure and emerging valve therapies. His research interests include emerging valve technology, heart transplant organ preservation, and artificial heart pumps.
Dr. Smith is a UW assistant professor of cardiothoracic surgery.
|Loyola University Medical Center||Fellowship||2011|
|Loyola University, Stritch SOM||Medical education||2002|
|Loyola University Medical Center||Internship||2003|
|Loyola University Medical Center||Residency||2009|
|MD||Loyola University, Stritch SOM||2002|