Cardiothoracic Surgeon Joins Albany Medical Center

Cardiothoracic surgeon Eduardo G. Danduch, MD, has joined the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Albany Medical Center.

Dr. Danduch performs most cardiovascular procedures and has a special interest in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy; minimally invasive and robotic cardiac surgery for mitral, aortic, and tricuspid valve; coronary artery bypass surgery; and atrial fibrillation surgery.

Dr. Danduch completed a three-year advanced cardiovascular surgery fellowship at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., including one year of robotic cardiac surgery and one year of surgery for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. He was chief resident during his cardiovascular surgery residency at the Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires in Argentina. He received his medical degree from the Universidad Catolica de Cordoba, also in Argentina. He is fluent in English and Spanish.

He has authored and coauthored articles and abstracts that have been published in prestigious journals.

Dr. Danduch will see patients at Albany Medical Center’s Surgeons Pavilion, 50 New Scotland Ave., Albany. For more information, call 518-262-9777.

Cardiothoracic surgeons at Albany Medical Center perform a wide range of cardiac procedures on patients of all ages. They have led the way in heart care for decades and have performed many of the region's first heart procedures, including the first open heart surgery on an infant. They also teach at Albany Medical College.

Albany Medical Center cares for more cardiology patients, performs more cardiovascular and vascular surgeries, and has the largest coronary care unit than any other health care provider in the Capital Region.