Dr. Francis Shannon MD
Cardiac Surgeons — Troy, MIContact Dr. Shannon
Dr. Francis Shannon specializes in cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, thoracic surgery in Troy, Michigan. Details of Dr. Shannon's 35 years experience as an MD, his hospital affiliation and education at Mount Sinai School of Medicine are available on your free doctor report.
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Primary Location for Dr. Shannon
1663 W Big Beaver Rd
Troy, MI 48084
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Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise
Dr. Francis Shannon identified specializing in
Cardiac Surgery, Vascular SurgeryVascular Surgery
A surgeon with expertise in the management of surgical disorders of the blood vessels, excluding the intercranial vessels or the heart. and Thoracic SurgeryThoracic Surgery
A thoracic surgeon provides the operative, perioperative care, and critical care of patients with pathologic conditions within the chest. Included is the surgical care of coronary artery disease, cancers of the lung, esophagus and chest wall, abnormalities of the trachea, abnormalities of the great vessels and heart valves, congenital anomalies, tumors of the mediastinum, and diseases of the diaphragm. The management of the airway and injuries of the chest is within the scope of the specialty. Thoracic surgeons have the knowledge, experience and technical skills to accurately diagnose, operate upon safely, and effectively manage patients with thoracic diseases of the chest. This requires substantial knowledge of cardiorespiratory physiology and oncology, as well as capability in the use of heart assist devices, management of abnormal heart rhythms and drainage of the chest cavity, respiratory support systems, endoscopy, and invasive and noninvasive diagnostic techniques. No Sub-Specialty..
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Dr. Shannon is affiliated with 1 hospital:
3601 W Thirteen Mile Rd
Royal Oak, MI 48073
EducationDr. Shannon attended medical school at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and graduated in 1978 having 35 years experience.
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