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Gengo Sunagawa, MD

Assistant Professor, Surgery

Gengo Sunagawa
For Patients
About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Adult cardiac surgery
  • Heart failure
  • Heart transplant
  • Lung transplant
  • Mechanical circulatory support

Research Interests

  • Adult cardiovascular surgery especially in the treatment of congestive heart failure
  • Organ preservation
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • MD, Kobe University School of Medicine, Japan
  • Fellowship, Cardiovascular Surgery, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship, Biomedical Engineering, Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland, OH
  • Fellowship, Cardiovascular Surgery, Sakurabashi Watanabe Hospital, Japan
  • Residency, Cardiovascular Surgery, Kurashiki Central Hospital, Kurashiki, Japan
  • Fellowship, Cardiology, Saiseikai Nakatsu Hospital, Japan
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Saiseikai Nakatsu Hospital, Japan


  • International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation