Francis Dominic Pagani MD

Professor, Cardiovascular Surgery
Specialties: 
Surgery, Cardiovascular Surgery
Clinical Interests:

Adult cardiac surgery, heart transplantation, and circulatory support systems.

Locations

U of M Cardiac Surgery

Cardiovascular Center Floor 3 Reception C
1500 E Medical Center Dr SPC 5856
Ann Arbor
MI
48109
Phone:
888-287-1082

Credentials

Medical School or Training

  • Georgetown University School of medicine, 1986

Residency

  • Georgetown University Medical Center, Surgery General, DC, 1993

Board Certification

  • Surgery

  • Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

Research

Dr. Pagani's research interest include ventricular assist devices, immunology, and stem cell research.

Biography

Francis D. Pagani, M.D., Ph.D., is the Surgical Director of the Adult Heart Transplant Program and Director of the Center for Circulatory Support. His research focuses on the use of mechanical circulatory support in the treatment of end-stage heart disease and use of stem cell transplantation for myocardial regeneration. The Center for Circulatory Support (VAD Program), under Dr. Pagani's direction, is one of the most recognized and well-respected programs in the nation. His clinical interests include adult cardiac surgery with emphases on valvular heart surgery, heart transplantation, and mechanical circulatory support systems. Vegetarian, spanish (read and write), mountain climbing, skiing, hockey (goalie), avid reader of history.  

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