Patrick DeValeria, MD, is the director of the Extracorporeal Life Support Program, surgical director of the Cardiac Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support Programs, and chair of the Division of Cardiovascular Surgery at Mayo Clinic in Arizona. Dr. DeValeria specializes in the surgical treatment of cardiovascular disease, including thoracic aortic aneurysm, minimally invasive valve surgery and cardiac transplantation. He earned his medical degree at Stanford University School of Medicine, completed surgical training at The John Hopkins Hospitals and his transplant fellowship at Stanford University, before joining Mayo Clinic in 1999. Dr. DeValeria is certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery and active in multiple professional societies.
U.S. News & World Report names Mayo Clinic the #1 hospital in Arizona and #20 nationally for cardiology and heart surgery.