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Fenton H. McCarthy, M.D.
Cardiac Surgery Direct Resident

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Department of Surgery
4 Maloney
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

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Dr. McCarthy is currently a PGY3 in the Cardiac Surgery Direct Program. His interests include Adult Cardiac and Aortic Surgery and research in Clinical Outcomes in Aortic Root Replacement Surgery.

2010 - present Assistant Instructor in Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
2010 - present Cardiac Direct Surgery Program
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
2006 - 2010 University of Pennsylvania - MD
School of Medicine
2000 - 2004 Dartmouth College - BA
  • Society for Thoracic Surgery
Dr. McCarthy's research interests include clinical outcomes in aortic root replacement surgery, particularly root replacements in young patients and patients receiving mitral repair and aortic root replacement surgery.
Original Manuscripts
  1. McCarthy FH, Brensinger C, Newcomb C, Schelleman H, Price M, Kimmel SE, “How likely are Warfarin Drug Interactions? Results from a Prospective Cohort Study,” Circulation 2008;117;e198-e291.
  2. Baklanov DV, Moodie KM, McCarthy FE, Mandrusov E, Chiu J, Aswonge G, Cheng J, Chow M, Simons M, de Muinck ED. Comparison of transendocardial and retrograde coronary venous intramyocardial catheter delivery systems in healthy and infarcted pigs. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2006 Sep;68(3):416-23.
  1. Desai ND, McCarthy FH, Zeeshan A, Brown D, Szeto WY, Pochettino A, Bavaria JE. Durability of Porcine BioRoots in Younger Patients(<60)--A Propensity Matched Comparison. STS 2010 Jan.
  2. Desai ND, McCarthy FH, Szeto WY, Pochettino A, Erwin R, El-Sayed Y, Bavaria JE. Hemodynamic Performance of Biologic Root Replacements: Pericardial Composite v. Porcine Bioroots. Aortic Symposium 2010 April.

Dr. Fenton McCarthy

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