Jason Fitzgerald, MD, FACS
Jason Fitzgerald, MD, FACS
  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Medical School University of Washington School of Medicine
Residency University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA
  • Surgical Research Fellow, Division of Transplantation, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA
  • Resident in Thoracic Surgery, University of Utah Affiliated Hospitals, Salt Lake City, UT
Practice Locations
Societies & Affiliations
  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • American College of Surgeons
Special Surgical Interests
  • Extensive experience with coronary revascularization and valve repair/replacement procedures
  • Transcatheter aortic valve (TAVR) surgeon. Experience as the primary operator in transfemoral, transapical and transaortic approaches.
  • Co-created and directed two different TAVR programs as Surgical Director of Structural Heart Procedures
  • Minimally invasive valve experience, including aortic valve replacement using right anterior thoracotomy, mitral valve replacement and repair, tricuspid valve repair, and maze.
  • Complex aortic surgery experience, including aortic root replacements, hypothermic circulatory arrest, hybrid arch replacement procedures and TEVAR
  • Experienced general thoracic surgeon
  • Experienced pectus excavatum repair surgeon
  • Experience with ECMO initiation
  • Experience with minimally invasive hybrid ablation for atrial fibrillation (Convergent)
  • From 2008 through 2011 practiced a full range of peripheral vascular surgery, including carotid endarterectomy, EVAAR, TEVAR, open aortic reconstruction, and lower extremity arterial reconstruction