• Dr. Orozco Hernandez completed his training in Mexico and was board certified for Consejo Nacional Cirugia de Torax with the highest honors. He has been an active surgeon in all the areas of cardiovascular and lung disease, including adult heart surgery, congenital surgery, vascular and endovascular surgery, chest wall surgery and tracheal and lung surgery. He completed a fellowship at Arizona Heart Hospital in vascular and endovascular surgery and a fellowship at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago in mechanical circulatory support and heart transplant.

    Hernandez is a member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Sociedad Mexicana de Cirugia Cardiaca, Sociedad Mexicana de Neumologia y Cirugia de Torax y Sociedad Mexicana de Cirujanos Toracicos Generales.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2015 Coronary endarterectomy experience in myocardial revascularisation 2015

    Research Overview

  • Dr. Orozco Hernandez is interested in clinical research related to the design and evolution of mechanical circulatory support and ventricular assist devices, as well as the continuous development of endovascular surgery.
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    Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, Autonomous University of Guadalajara 1998
  • Full Name

  • Erik Orozco Hernandez