Andrew Barksdale, MD

Andrew Barksdale, MD
Franciscan St. Francis Health
5255 East Stop Road, # 200
Indianapolis, IN 46237
(317) 851-2331
(317) 851-2333
Board Certifications: 
American Board of Surgery
American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Medical School: 
Indiana University
University of Kentucky
University of Minnesota
Special Surgical Interests: 
Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting
Coronary Artery Reoperation
Aortic Valve Replacement Surgery
Atrial Fibrillation Surgery
Repair of Atrial Septal Defects
Surgery for Infective Endocarditis
Transmyocardial Laser Revascularization Surgery
Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery (VATS)
da Vinci Robotic Surgery
ECMO (Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation)
High Risk Reoperation Surgery
Lung Cancer Surgery
Pericardial Window
Thymus Gland Surgery
Carotid Artery Disease
Dialysis Access
Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Management of Complex Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Disease
Emergent Repair of Ruptured Abdominal Aneurysms
Iliac Aneurysm
Management of Peripheral Arterial and Vascular Disease
Personal Bio: 

Dr. Barksdale is an experienced cardiovascular and thoracic surgeon at Franciscan St. Francis Health and a partner of Cardiac Surgery Associates. During his career, he has performed more than 2,000 combined elective and emergency procedures. Dr. Barksdale specializes in performing adult cardiac operations, minimally invasive lung surgery and a variety of peripheral vascular procedures. He is a former recipient of the National Institutes of Health/National Research Service Award and has been published in several peer-reviewed research publications. Dr. Barksdale has been named America’s Top Doctor by Castle Connelly and Indy’s Top Doctor by Indianapolis Monthly in 2014.

Societies & Affiliations: 
Society of Thoracic Surgeons
The Lillehei Surgical Society