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Dr. Vaughn A. Starnes, MD

Thoracic Surgeon (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgeon) - General


  • Board Certified
  • Accepts Insurance Plans


Dr. Vaughn A. Starnes, MD is a Thoracic Surgeon (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgeon) - General

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Provider Training

Physician Assistant Studies, Barry University, FLMedical Degree1977
University of Nc At Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill Nc Other Degree1977

Internship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center Surgical Internship Not Specified
Internship - Vanderbilt University Surgery Surgery1977
Residency - Stanford University Hospital, Cardiovascular Surgery; Vanderbilt University Medical Center, General SurgeryNot Specified
Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center Not Specified
Residency - Stanford Hospital & Clinics Not Specified
Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center1978
Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center1981
Residency - Stanford University Medical Center1984
Residency - Stanford University Medical Center1986
Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center1979
Residency - Stanford University Program Not Specified
Fellowship - Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital for Sick Children, London PediatricNot Specified
Fellowship - Vanderbilt University, ResiDentistry Fellow Pharmacology & Surgery, Surgery, 2000 1979

CertificationCert. BodyYear
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
Sub-Specialty: Congenital Cardiac Surgery
Thoracic SurgeryNot Specified
Thoracic SurgeryThoracic SurgeryNot Specified
SurgerySurgeryNot Specified

Experience & Accolades

PresidentWESTERN - Past President
Member AATS
Member STS
Member ASA
Member ISHLT

Southern California Super Doctors 2010-2012
Southern California Super Doctors 2008 2009
Los Angeles Super Doctors 2007
Dr. Starnes was voted a Top Doctor by Pasadena Magazine in . 2011
USC Presidential Medallion 2008
America's Top Doctors - New York: Castle Connolly Medical Ltd 2004
list of America's Top Doctors, compiled by Castle Connolly Medical Lt 2011

Practice & Hospital Affiliations

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Medical Specialties
  • Thoracic Surgeon (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgeon)

Thoracic Surgery

Years In Practice: 36 (started in 1984)

Accepts New Patients: Yes

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