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Our Team

Meet Our Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Team

If you need surgical treatment for diseases of the heart or chest, you can trust our experienced cardiovascular and thoracic surgeons. They are residency or fellowship trained and board certified, which means they’ve received the highest levels of education in caring for you. And they aim to provide unparalleled care in the management of cardiac, pulmonary and esophageal surgery. Learn more about our cardiovascular and thoracic surgery team.


Physicians

Pirajat Didolkar, MDLearn more about Parijat Didolkar, MD.

William Hall, MDLearn more about William Hall, MD.

Learn more about Petros Leinonen, MD.

Michael Maggart, MDLearn more about Michael Maggart, MD.

Carlo Martinez, MDLearn more about Carlo Martinez, MD.

H. Andrew Poret, MD of East Tennessee Cardiovascular Surgery GroupLearn more about H. Andrew Poret, MD.

H. Frank Todd, MDLearn more about H. Frank Todd, MD.

Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners

Our physicians are supported by certified physician assistants and nurse practitioners highly trained to deal with the complex problems of a cardiac patient. We treat each patient with respect and efficiency as if the patient were our own family.

Richard Asher, PA-C of East Tennessee Cardiovascular Surgery Group
Richard Asher, PA-C

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Brad Cox, PA-C
Brad Cox, PA-C

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Clark Greene, PA-C
Clark Greene, PA-C

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Brian Murphy, PA-C
Brian Murphy, PA-C

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Brian Overbay, PA-C
Brian Overbay, PA-C

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Lee Speed, PA-C
Lee Speed, PA-C

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Zach Swanson, PA-C
Zach Swanson, PA-C

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Kathryn Ansink, NP
Kathryn Cousins, NP

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Hannah Royer, NP
Hannah Royer, NP

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Ashley Wade, NP
Ashley Wade, NP

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