Eric Weiss, MD, is a board-certified cardiac surgeon who specializes in aortic surgery, minimally invasive mitral valve repair, the surgical treatment of heart failure and general adult cardiac surgery. His clinical interests and advanced fellowship training involve the treatment of complex diseases of the thoracic aorta.
Dr. Weiss has further completed advanced fellowship training in heart transplantation and mechanical circulatory support and is an expert in the implantation of a variety of short- and long-term assist devices to support the failing heart. As a general adult cardiac surgeon, he performs all general cardiac surgery procedures, including coronary artery bypass grafting and valve repair/replacement, as well as minimally invasive cardiac surgery.
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (Degree earned: MD)
New York Presbyterian Hospital - Surgery: Cardiovascular & Thoracic
The Johns Hopkins Hospital - General Surgery
Surgery: General - American Board of Surgery
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery-General - American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Aortic Surgery - Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Mechanical Circulatory Support & Transplatation - New York Presbyterian Hospital