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Jorge Camunas

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  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery


  • MD, Georgetown University School of Medicine

  • Residency, Cardiothoracic Surgery
    * Mount Sinai Medical Center * (NeuroSurgery)

  • Residency, Surgery
    Harlem Hospital Center

  • Fellowship, Vascular Surgery
    Harlem Hospital Center

  • Fellowship, Cardiac Surgery
    St. Luke's - Roosevelt Hospital Center


Fishberger SB, Camunas JL, Rodriguez-Fernandez H, Sommer RJ. Permanent Pacemaker Lead Implantation Via The Transhepatic Route. Pace Pacing and Clin Electrophysiol 1996 July; 19: 1124-1125.

Seiden HS, Camunas JL, Fishberger SB, Golinko RJ, Steinberg GL, Shagon U, Rossi AF. Use of Single Lead VDD Pacing in Children. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 1997 August; 20: 1967-1974.

Gomes JA, Mehta D, Ip J, Winters SL, Camunas JL, Ergin MA, Newhouse TT, Pe E. Predictors of Long-Term Survival in Patients With Malignant Ventricular Arrhythmias. The American Journal of Cardiology 1997 April; 9: 1054-1060.

Camunas J. Chapter 27 - Chest Surgery. In: Bauer J, editor. Mount Sinai Handbook of Surgery, A Case-Oriented Approach. Williams & Wilkins; 1998. pp370-393.

Moskowitz DM, Kahn RA, Camunas JL, Marin ML, Hollier LH. External Chest Wall Stimulation to Suppress a Permanent Transvenous Pacemaker in a Patient during Endovascular Stent Graft Placement. Anesthersilogy 1998 August; 89(2).

Mehta D, Nayak H, Singson M, Chao S, Pe E, Camunas JL, Gomes JA. Late complications with Transvenous Defibrillator Implants. Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology 1998 October; 21: 1893-1900.

Apaydin AZ, Carmunas JC, Ergin MA. Aortobronchial Fistula. Ann Thorac Surg 2000 February; 69(2): 640.

Industry Relationships

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