Gus J Vlahakes

Dr. Gus J Vlahakes

Professor of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School
Professional Interests

Valvular heart disease; cardiac physiology; electrophysiology

Research and Collaboration
Professional Highlights
Professional Society (12/05/2023)

Association for Academic Surgery

Society of University Surgeons

American Surgical Association

Society for Thoracic Surgery

American Association for Thoracic Surgery

Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Fellow, American College of Cardiology

Inaugural Fellow, American Heart Association

Editiorial Activity (12/05/2023)

Editorial Advisory Boards:

Journal of Cardiac Surgery

Journal of Heart Valve Disease

European Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery

International Editorial Board, Hellenic Journal of Cardiology

Education (12/05/2023)

Undergraduate: MIT: BS in Electrical Engineering; MS in Biochemistry & Metabolism

Medical School: Harvard Medical School


Born 1949, Newark, NJ

Attended public school system, Union, NJ, graduating high school 1967

Undergraduate: MIT

Medical School: Harvard

Training in General Surgery: Massachusetts General Hospital

Training in Cardiothoracic Surgery: Massachusetts General Hospital

Training in Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery: Children's Hospital, Boston

Attending Staff, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1986 to present