Dr. Daniel O'Hair serves as director of the Surgical Robotics Program at Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center. His interest in robotic surgery stems in large part from the technology's ability to minimize pain to the patient and dramatically reduce recovery times. Through Dr. O'Hair's leadership in robotic-assisted surgery, Aurora St. Luke's has become the 7th largest robotic heart center in the world. A ranking that the medical center has held since 2001. Dr. O'Hair also is trained in the leading-edge non-invasive technology of CyberKnife, an image-guided radiosurgery procedure used to treat lung and other chest cancers.
An assistant clinical professor of surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, Dr. O'Hair has published widely in professional journals on subjects as diverse as mechanical valve performance, to sleep deprivation and surgical resident performance. Dr. O'Hair and his family live in the Milwaukee area.
Medical College of Wisconsin (Degree earned: MD)
Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center - Thoracic Surgery
Medical College of Wisconsin - General Surgery
Surgery: General - American Board of Surgery
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery-General - American Board of Thoracic Surgery