Heart Surgery

OHSU's Heart Surgery Program specializes in the surgical treatment of patients with cardiovascular disease. Surgeons with expertise in heart valve surgery, coronary artery bypass, cardiac transplantation, and aortic surgery evaluate and treat patients. For appointments, call 503-494-7820.

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Heart Surgery Program

Meet our heart surgery team

Dr. Howard Song is the chief of the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Dr. Howard Song is the chief of the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery and performs surgery for patients with all types of adult cardiovascular disease, including coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, heart failure, and aortic aneurysms. His special areas of clinical interest include aortic and mitral valve repair, transplantation, ventricular assist devices, and aortic aneurysms.

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Cardiac surgery treatment options

Our team of top cardiac surgeons use the most advanced techniques to perform minimally invasive, open heart and complex procedures. Treatment options include:

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Physicians Pavilion

3270 SW Pavilion Loop
Portland, Oregon 97239

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I have a thoracic aortic aneurysm. What caused it and do I need surgery?

Patient story - Wesley

Wesley was diagnosed with heart failure at age 29. Watch how OHSU’s multidisciplinary heart team is helping Wesley stay healthy and active while he waits for his heart transplant.