Your Education

Rotation Roster:

Available Electives:

Clinical Experience

The following are average figures adult cardiothoracic anesthesiology fellows can expect to perform: 

  Procedures 800
  Distribution of Cases / Number of CPB Procedures 650-700
  Number of off-CPB Cardiac Procedures 100
  Number of Cardiac Procedures 550-650
  Perioperative TEE 323
     (Personally performed and reviewed, does not include TTE)  
  Non-Cardiac Thoracic Procedures 75-100
  Transplants: Heart 50-55
  Transplants: Lung 8-15
  Transplants: Combined Heart/Lung 0-3


Major Vascular Procedures include Thorocoabdominal aneurysm repair, total arch, TEVAR, AAA. Operating Equipment Available includes 3-4 cardiac ORs, 3 hybrid ORs, 2 thoracic OR

This multidisciplinary simulation session in UNMC’s state-of-the-art Global Davis Simulation Center included cardiac surgery, anesthesia, and perfusion groups. 

Lecture Series:

The Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology fellowship offers institutional conferences and lectures that enhance the clinical experience: