The Cedars-Sinai Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship is a one-year, Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education-accredited fellowship that trains anesthesiologists to become experts in the perioperative care of patients undergoing cardiothoracic surgeries and procedures.
The Cedars-Sinai Smidt Heart Institute, one of the top cardiology and heart surgery centers in the Western United States, provides a diverse and complex patient population, an advanced program in mechanical circulatory devices and a catheterization laboratory that performs novel interventional techniques for both valve disorders and heart failure. Cedars-Sinai has a robust heart and lung transplantation program and every year since 2010, the Smidt Heart Institute has performed more heart transplants than any other medical center in the country.
Cedars-Sinai is a leader in providing high-quality healthcare encompassing primary care, specialized medicine and research. Since 1902, Cedars-Sinai has evolved to meet the needs of one of the most diverse regions in the nation, setting standards in quality and innovative patient care, research, teaching and community service. Today, Cedars-Sinai is known for its national leadership in transforming healthcare for the benefit of patients. Cedars-Sinai impacts the future of healthcare by developing new approaches to treatment and educating tomorrow's health professionals. Additionally, Cedars-Sinai demonstrates a commitment to the community through programs that improve the health of its most vulnerable residents.
The research of Bruce L. Gewertz, MD, focuses on human factors in delivery of health care and the distribution of surgical service. His clinical interests include cerebrovascular disease, especially intraoperative neurophysiologic monitoring ...