Cardiothoracic Surgery

Richard D. Mainwaring, MD

Richard Mainwaring, MD, has been a pediatric cardiac surgeon since 1990 and has been a faculty member at the Stanford University School of Medicine since 2003.

Richard Mainwaring, MDDuring Dr. Richard Mainwaring’s career as a surgeon, he has contributed to this specialized field of surgery in many realms, including clinical medicine, basic science research, and publications. Dr. Mainwaring is a member of all four professional thoracic surgical organizations, including the American Association of Thoracic Surgery, Society for Thoracic Surgeons, Western Thoracic Surgical Association, and the Southern Thoracic Surgical Association and is also a member of the American College of Surgeons.

The congenital cardiac surgery program at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital (LPCH) recently received accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) for LPCH’s congenital cardiac surgery fellowship program. Dr. Richard Mainwaring has been named the program director for this program and was recently invited to join the Thoracic Surgical Directors Association. Dr. Mainwaring teaches intra-operative management and surgical technique to the congenital cardiac surgery fellows.

Featured Publications

Anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery: medium-term results after surgical repair in 50 patients.
Mainwaring RD, Reddy VM, Reinhartz O, Petrossian E, MacDonald M, Nasirov T, Miyake CY, Hanley FL.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2011; 92 (2): 691-7

Late outcomes in patients undergoing aortopulmonary window for pulmonary atresia/stenosis and major aortopulmonary collaterals.
Mainwaring RD, Reddy VM, Perry SB, Peng L, Hanley FL.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2012; 94 (3): 842-8

Surgical reconstruction of tracheal stenosis in conjunction with congenital heart defects.
Mainwaring RD, Shillingford M, Davies R, Koltai P, Navaratnam M, Reddy VM, Hanley FL.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2012; 93 (4): 1266-72; discussion 1272-3

More of Dr. Mainwaring's publications can be found in his Stanford Community Academic Profile.

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