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Marc R. Moon, MD

John M. Shoenberg Professor, Surgery
Chief, Section of Cardiac Surgery
Program Director, Thoracic Surgery Residency Program

Specialty Areas

Cardiothoracic Surgery
Heart and Lung Transplantation
Heart Disease
Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

Thoracic Surgery
Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Adult cardiac surgery, heart surgery, endocarditis, heart-lung transplantation, heart transplant, mitral valve replacement, coronary artery bypass surgery, aortic aneurysm, arrhythmia surgery, heart disease, vascular disease, AAA, transmyocardial laser revascularization, TMR

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Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine
Heart & Vascular Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: A
Floor: 8
Office Phone: 314-362-0993
Fax: 314-362-0328

Education

Education

Chief Resident: Cardiopulmonary Transplantation, Stanford Medical School, Stanford, California 1998
Residency: Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, California 1998
Residency: Senior Resident, General Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 1995
Registrar: General and Vascular Surgery, Oxford University, Oxford, England 1994
Fellowship : Research, Cardiovascular Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 1993
Residency: General Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 1991
Medical School: Wayne State University School of Medicine/The Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan 1988

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

A 20-year multicenter analysis of dialysis-dependent patients who had aortic or mitral valve replacement: Implications for valve selection.
Manghelli JL, Carter DI, Khiabani AJ, Gauthier JM, Moon MR, Munfakh NA, Damiano RJ, Corvera JS, Melby SJ
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Dec 13; pii: S0022-5223(18)33278-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.10.168.

PMID:
    30685160
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Disparity between recent graduates' and experienced surgeons' assessment of time to operative independence.
Hui DS, Lee R, Moon MR, Edwards MA, Boutrous ML, Luc JGY, Prager RL, Naunheim KS
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Nov 14; pii: S0022-5223(18)32925-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.08.124.

PMID:
    30553594
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Management of Atrial Fibrillation in Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting: Review of the Literature.
Khiabani AJ, Adademir T, Schuessler RB, Melby SJ, Moon MR, Damiano RJ Jr
Innovations (Phila). 2018 Nov/Dec; 13(6)383-390. doi: 10.1097/IMI.0000000000000570.

PMID:
    30516572
    [PubMed - in process]
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Observed to expected 30-day mortality as a benchmark for transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
Henn MC, Zajarias A, Quader N, Sintek M, Lasala JM, Koogler K, Damiano MS, Kachroo P, Miller DC, King CR, Melby SJ, Moon MR, Damiano RJ Jr, Maniar HS
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Jul 27; pii: S0022-5223(18)32031-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.06.097.

PMID:
    30454980
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Graduate Subspecialty and Perceptions of Cardiothoracic Surgery Training: A 60-Year Retrospective Study.
Antonoff MB, Luc JGY, Patterson GA, Meyers BF, Damiano RJ Jr, Moon MR
Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Jan; 107(1)285-293. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.07.043.

PMID:
    30240766
    [PubMed - in process]
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Stent grafting in Marfan syndrome? We are not convinced.
Waterford SD, Moon MR
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Nov; 156(5)1773-1775. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.06.028.

PMID:
    30054136
    [PubMed - in process]
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The American Association for Thoracic Surgery consensus guidelines on bicuspid aortic valve-related aortopathy: Full online-only version.
Borger MA, Fedak PWM, Stephens EH, Gleason TG, Girdauskas E, Ikonomidis JS, Khoynezhad A, Siu SC, Verma S, Hope MD, Cameron DE, Hammer DF, Coselli JS, Moon MR, Sundt TM, Barker AJ, Markl M, Della Corte A, Michelena HI, Elefteriades JA
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Aug; 156(2)e41-e74. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.02.115.

PMID:
    30011777
    [PubMed - in process]
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The American Association for Thoracic Surgery consensus guidelines on bicuspid aortic valve-related aortopathy: Executive summary.
Borger MA, Fedak PWM, Stephens EH, Gleason TG, Girdauskas E, Ikonomidis JS, Khoynezhad A, Siu SC, Verma S, Hope MD, Cameron DE, Hammer DF, Coselli JS, Moon MR, Sundt TM, Barker AJ, Markl M, Della Corte A, Michelena HI, Elefteriades JA
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Aug; 156(2)473-480. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.10.161.

PMID:
    30011756
    [PubMed - in process]
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Cardiac surgery comes first!
Waterford SD, Moon MR
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Jul; 156(1)3-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.01.067.

PMID:
    29921096
    [PubMed - in process]
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Extent of Aortic Replacement in Type A Dissection: Current Answers for an Endless Debate.
Waterford SD, Gardner RL, Moon MR
Ann Thorac Surg. 2018 Oct; 106(4)1246-1250. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.03.088.

PMID:
    29778817
    [PubMed - in process]
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Interpretation of Do Not Attempt Resuscitation Orders for Children Requiring Anesthesia and Surgery.
Fallat ME, Hardy C, SECTION ON SURGERY., SECTION ON ANESTHESIOLOGY AND PAIN MEDICINE., COMMITTEE ON BIOETHICS.
Pediatrics. 2018 May; 141(5)pii: e20180598. doi: 10.1542/peds.2018-0598.

PMID:
    29686145
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Appropriate use criteria for aortic stenosis: Guidelines or opinion?
Maniar HS, Moon MR
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Jul; 156(1)119-121. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.03.018.

PMID:
    29625742
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Facilitating Hemostasis After Proximal Aortic Surgery: Results of The PROTECT Trial.
Khoynezhad A, DelaRosa J, Moon MR, Brinkman WT, Thompson RB, Desai ND, Malaisrie SC, Girardi LN, Bavaria JE, Reece TB, PROTECT Investigators.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2018 May; 105(5)1357-1364. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.12.013.

PMID:
    29337125
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Long-Term Survival Prediction for Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting: Validation of the ASCERT Model Compared With The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Predicted Risk of Mortality.
Lancaster TS, Schill MR, Greenberg JW, Ruaengsri C, Schuessler RB, Lawton JS, Maniar HS, Pasque MK, Moon MR, Damiano RJ Jr, Melby SJ
Ann Thorac Surg. 2018 May; 105(5)1336-1343. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.11.045.

PMID:
    29273200
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The profound impact of combined severe acidosis and malperfusion on operative mortality in the surgical treatment of type A aortic dissection.
Lawton JS, Moon MR, Liu J, Koerner DJ, Kulshrestha K, Damiano RJ Jr, Maniar H, Itoh A, Balsara KR, Masood FM, Melby SJ, Pasque MK
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Mar; 155(3)897-904. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.11.002.

PMID:
    29249502
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Performance of the Cox-maze IV procedure is associated with improved long-term survival in patients with atrial fibrillation undergoing cardiac surgery.
Musharbash FN, Schill MR, Sinn LA, Schuessler RB, Maniar HS, Moon MR, Melby SJ, Damiano RJ Jr
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Jan; 155(1)159-170. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.09.095.

PMID:
    29056264
    [PubMed - in process]
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Guidance on Forgoing Life-Sustaining Medical Treatment.
Weise KL, Okun AL, Carter BS, Christian CW, COMMITTEE ON BIOETHICS., SECTION ON HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE MEDICINE., COMMITTEE ON CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT.
Pediatrics. 2017 Sep; 140(3)pii: e20171905. doi: 10.1542/peds.2017-1905.

PMID:
    28847979
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The Cox-Maze IV procedure for atrial fibrillation is equally efficacious in patients with rheumatic and degenerative mitral valve disease.
Labin JE, Haque N, Sinn LA, Schuessler RB, Moon MR, Maniar HS, Melby SJ, Damiano RJ Jr
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2017 Sep; 154(3)835-844. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.03.152.

PMID:
    28583297
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History of The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.
Moon MR, Schaff HV, Maloney WT
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2017 Jun; 153(6)1225-1230. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.02.026.

PMID:
    28341470
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History of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Washington University in Saint Louis.
Moon MR
Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 Autumn; 28(3)727-739. doi: 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2016.10.008.

PMID:
    28285680
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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