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Richard Gillespie, M.D.

Medical School

New York University School of Medicine
New York, NY


Chief Resident, General Surgery, University of Texas - Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX


Administrative Chief, Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center/Sanger Heart and Vascular Institute
Charlotte, NC


Minimally Invasive Techniques for the Management of Small Lung Masses, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburgh, PA

Mechanical and Circulatory Support in Advanced Heart Failure, Thoratec Corporation
Pleasanton, CA

Professional Experience

Assistant Clinical Professor, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC

Trauma Surgeon, Department of General Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center
Charlotte, NC

Emergency Physician, Emergency Department, Veterans Administration - North Texas
Dallas, TX

Honors and Awards

Mechanical and Circulatory Support in Advanced Heart Failure, Case Study Finalist, Thoratec Corporation

Values in Action Award, Carolinas Medical Center

Student Teaching Award, Department of General Surgery, University of Texas - Southwestern

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Richard Gillespie, M.D.

Professional Memberships

Society of Thoracic Surgeons

American College of Chest Physicians

General Thoracic Surgery Club

American College of Surgeons



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