Aortic Disease Physicians at BIDMC

The Aortic Center's multidisciplinary team works together to evaluate and treat patients with aortic disease. 


Co-Directors

Marc L. Schermerhorn, MD

Chief, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery;      Co-Director, Aortic Center

Kamal R. Khabbaz, MD

Chief, Cardiac Surgery;    Co-Director, Aortic Center

Medical Director

Brett Carroll, MD

Brett Carroll, MD

Director, Vascular Medicine; Medical Director, Aortic Center

Cardiac Surgeons

Louis M. Chu, MD

Advanced Heart Failure; Transplant Cardiology; Cardiac Surgery; Surgical Director, ECMO & Temporary MCS Program

David C. Liu, MD

Advanced Heart Failure; Transplant Cardiology; Cardiac Surgery; Surgical Director, Ventricular Assist Device Program 

Venkatachalam Senthilnathan, MD

Cardiac Surgery

Vascular/ Endovascular Surgeons

Elliot L. Chaikof, MD, PhD

Chair, Roberta and Stephen R. Weiner Department of Surgery

David R. Campbell, MD

Vascular Surgery

Allen D. Hamdan, MD

Clinical Director, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

Mark C. Wyers, MD

Director of Endovascular Therapy