MountainView Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Associates is the premier surgical cardiovascular and thoracic surgery program in Southern Nevada. Our cardiothoracic surgeons offer patients peace of mind with around the clock management. As a comprehensive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery program in Southern Nevada, we provide medical options not found elsewhere in Southern Nevada.
With a convenient location in the medical office building adjacent to MountainView Hospital, we are able to provide you or your loved one with continuity of care, both in the clinic setting and as an inpatient, should they require surgery.
Medical Director Dr. Michael G. Wood, is a board-certified cardiothoracic surgeon focusing on adult cardiac surgery, valvular heart disease, coronary artery disease, surgery of the thoracic aorta, minimally invasive cardiac surgery and off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery. Dr. Wood received fellowship training in cardiac and thoracic surgery at New York University.
Dr. Arnold D. Chung is a cardiothoracic surgeon and is the only fellowship-trained and robotic-trained thoracic surgeon in Las Vegas. Dr. Chung’s fellowship training at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center focused on minimally invasive techniques for the treatment of lung cancer.
In addition to our accomplished physicians, MountainView Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Associates has an advanced nurse practitioner and physician’s assistant on staff.
As an affiliate of MountainView Hospital, MountainView Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Associates works hand-in-hand with your entire care team – physicians, nurses, rehabilitation therapists, case managers and ancillary staff members – providing an unparalleled continuity of care focused on patients’ individual needs. From the operating room to the dedicated cardiac ICU and progressive care unit (PCU), our cardiac nurses are specially trained and have successfully completed a rigorous course that includes several proctored cases.
We are available consultation for high-risk patients and second opinions. We are also happy to take time to talk with patients to be a part of the education process.
To become a patient, or to refer your patient to the Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery Program at MountainView Hospital, please call (702) 240-2963.