MSTCVS Mission Statement:

The mission of the Society, from the beginning, has been to promote the highest standards of practice among Michigan’s thoracic and cardiovascular surgeons, to ensure that patients receive the highest quality care, and to bring their members together annually to foster a cohesive group and single voice in order to face the changing socioeconomic issues of the times.

The MSTCVS annual meeting brings its mission to fruition by scheduling the finest of surgeon speakers, emphasizing a Quality Assurance initiative, presenting innovative products and services, and cultivating future thoracic and cardiovascular surgeons by sponsoring an annual Resident Surgeon Competition.

About the MSTCVS

The Michigan Society of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons (MSTCVS) was founded in 1965, originally as the Michigan Society of Thoracic Surgeons. The mission of the Society, from the beginning, has been to promote the highest standards of practice among Michigan’s thoracic and cardiovascular surgeons, to ensure that patients receive the highest quality care, and to bring their members together annually to foster a cohesive group and single voice in order to face the changing socioeconomic issues of the times. The MSTCVS annual meeting brings its mission to fruition by scheduling the finest of surgeon speakers, emphasizing a Quality Assurance initiative, presenting innovative products and services, and cultivating future thoracic and cardiovascular surgeons by sponsoring an annual Resident Surgeon Competition.

Congratulation to the 2019 elected Board of Directors:

Andrew Chang, MD – President-Elect
Nathan Mollberg, DO – Director
Edward Murphy, MD – Director

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Reza Dabir, MD           Andrew Chang, MD        Shahrokh Mansoori, MD
President                     President-Elect               Secretary-Treasurer
                           
Robert N. Jones, MD, MHA             Nathan Mollberg, DO
Immediate Past President               Director
                         
Edward Murphy, MD                   Jamie Martin, MD
Director                                       Director
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Charles Schwartz, MD    Eric Hanson, MD             Rishindra Reddy, MD
Director                           Director                            Director
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Richard Prager, MD                                  Allen Silbergleit, MD
MSTCVS Quality Collaborative               Historian, MSMS Delegate
Project Director
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Cindy Wikstrom
Executive Director

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