James E O'Brien, MD, FACS

Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery

James E O'Brien, MD, FACS

Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery

Division Chief, Cardiovascular Surgery; Co-Director, Ward Family Heart Center; Jerry Smith Chair in Pediatrics; Associate Professor of Surgery, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine; Clinical Assistant Professor of General Surgery, University of Kansas School of Medicine

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Division Chief, Cardiovascular Surgery; Co-Director, Ward Family Heart Center; Jerry Smith Chair in Pediatrics; Associate Professor of Surgery, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine; Clinical Assistant Professor of General Surgery, University of Kansas School of Medicine

For admissions, consults, and transports.

Areas of Interest

Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery
Congenital Heart Surgery, Cardiac Surgical Procedures, Congenital Heart Defects

Education and Training

Degree

MD, University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT

Residency

General Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Philadelphia, PA

Fellowship

Cardiothoracic Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Philadelphia, PA

Congenital Heart Surgery, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA

Certifications

Surgery

Thoracic Surgery

Practicing Locations

Children's Mercy Adele Hall - Cardiovascular Surgery
2401 Gillham Rd Kansas City, MO 64108
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Children's Mercy Adele Hall - Heart Center
2401 Gillham Rd Kansas City, MO 64108
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Children's Mercy Adele Hall - Heart Transplant
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