New Board Certified Cardiothoracic Surgeon joins Elkhart General Medical Group
ELKHART Cardiothoracic Surgery of Northern Indiana recently welcomed Board Certified Cardiothoracic Surgeon Stephen L. Dickson, Jr., M.D. Dr.
Dickson earned his medical degree from the University Miami School of Medicine in Miami, Fla. He completed general surgery residency at Riverside Methodist Hospital and fellowship training in cardiothoracic surgery at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami.
While practicing at Ohio Valley Heart Care, Evansville, Ind., Dr. Dickson established the minimally invasive and beating heart cardiac surgery program at St. Mary’s Hospital. He also established a practicum in medicine course for two local high schools.
Prior to joining the Elkhart General Medical Group he practiced for two years in Louisville, Ky. Dr. Dickson is a member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He specializes in off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting revascularization, surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation and mitral valve repair techniques.