Gary Schwartz, MD, FACS

Department of Thoracic Surgery and Lung Transplantation, Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA

Gary Schwartz, MD, FACS, is a board-certified thoracic surgeon at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, TX, USA, where he serves as the Surgical Director for Airway Disorders and the Medical Director for Respiratory Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation.

Dr. Schwartz has expertise in minimally-invasive thoracic oncology, open and endoscopic airway surgery, lung transplantation, and extracorporeal support. He attended medical school at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and completed his residency in general surgery at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital, both in New York City. He then completed a fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery at The Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. He has earned multiple clinical awards including the Charles McBurney Award and the F. Griffith Pearson award from the American Association for Thoracic Surgery.

Terms of Appointment: Dec 2019 - Nov 2021