Faculty (GS)

Jonathan M. Saxe, MD, FACS

Program Director, General Surgery Residency Program

Director of Trauma Research

Medical School: Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
Residency: General Surgery Residency, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
Fellowship: Trauma Surgery Fellowship, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

Anthony J. Ascioti, MD, FACS

Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

Medical School: Tufts University School of Medicine
Residency: New England Medical Center, Boston, MA
Fellowship: CV Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas

Medical Interests: Surgery of the Lungs, trachea esophagus, mediastinum, chest wall and pleura for cancer and benign conditions, minimally invasive surgery, tracheal and esophageal stenting.

Mark A. Edwards, MD, FACS

General Surgery

Medical School: Indiana University School of Medicine
Residency: Southern Illinois University

A. Joel Feldman, MD, FACS

President of St. Vincent Indianapolis, Vascular Surgeon

Medical School: Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California
Residency: University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Parkland Hospital
Fellowship: Vascular Surgery at University of Texas Southwestern Parkland Hospital

Medical Interests: Surgical outcomes

Richard K. Freeman, MD, MBA, FACS, FCCP

CMO, St. Vincent Indianapolis, Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Vice-Chairman, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Medical Director, Cancer Care Services

Medical School: Tufts University School of Medicine
Residency: General Surgery at Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA and Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery at The University of Texas
Fellowship: Cardiac Surgery Research at Sharp Memorial Hospital Cardiac Institute, San Diego, CA and Thoracic Surgery Research at University of Washington

Medical Interests: Surgery of the Lungs, Trachea, Esophagus, Mediastinum, Chest Wall and Pleura for Cancer and Benign Conditions, Minimally Invasive Surgery,Tracheal and Esophageal Stenting, and Lung Transplantation.

Timothy A. Glass, MD, FACS

General Surgery

Medical School: Indiana University School of Medicine
Residency: Michigan State
Fellowship: Surgical Critical Care at Michigan State

Randy J. Irwin, MD, FACS

Vascular Surgery

Medical School: The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
Residency: University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Fellowship: Vascular Surgery Fellowship at The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio

Medical Interests: Gene therapy/Angiogenesis

John A. Isch, MD, FACS

General Surgery; minimally invasive surgery

Medical School: Indiana University School of Medicine
Residency: Indiana University
Fellowship: University of Washington

Lewis E. Jacobson, MD, FACS, CHB

Medical Director, Trauma Program

Medical School: University of Cape Town, South Africa
Residency: Sinai Hospital, Detroit, Michigan
Fellowship: Surgical Critical Care and Trauma at University of Miami, Florida

Medical Interests: Trauma and hepatobiliary surgery

Douglas J. Kaderabek, MD, FACS

General Surgery

Medical School: Indiana University School of Medicine
Residency: Wayne State University

Medical Interests: General and bariatric surgery

Raja S. Mahidhara, MD

Thoracic Surgery

Medical School: University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsyvania
Residency: General Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of California, Los Angeles, California
Fellowship: Lung transplantation fellowship at University of California, David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California

Medical Interests: Evaluating new surgical therapies for end stage emphysema and pulmonary fibrosis

Viney K. Mathavan, MBBS, FACS

General Surgery

Medical School: Government Medical College, Jammu, India
Residency: Huron Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio
Fellowship: Advanced Laparoscopy, Endoscopy, and Ultrasound at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana

Medical Interests: Minimally invasive surgery, endoscopy and robotic surgery

Michael G. Rowe, MD, FACS

General Surgery

Medical School: IU School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
Residency: IU School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN

Christopher T. Salerno, MD, FACS

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Medical School: Rush Medical College of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Residency: General Surgery at University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN and Cardiothoracic Surgery and Cardiopulmonary Transplantation at Stanford University, Stanford, CA
Fellowship: Surgical Infectious Disease at University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Medical Interests: Cardiopulmonary transplantation, Mechanical assist devices and Aortic surgery

Kirpal Singh, MD, FACS

General and Minimally Invasive Surgery

Medical School: State University of New York
Residency: Boston University Medical Program, Boston, Massachusetts
Fellowship: Advanced Laparoscopy, Endoscopy, and Ultrasound at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana

Medical Interests: Laparoscopic and endoscopic, therapy for reflux and araesophageal hernias, laparoscopy, herniorraphy (inguinal and ventral), ERCP, and endocrine diseases (thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal).

Thomas Tigges , MD, FACS

General Surgery

Medical School: University of Iowa School of Medicine
Residency: St.Vincent Kokomo Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Medical Interests: General surgery and breast surgery