Thoracic Surgeon: Edwin McGee, Jr., MD, FACS | Loyola Medicine

Edwin McGee, Jr., MD, FACS

Edwin McGee, Jr., MD, FACS

Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

Professor
Medical Director, Heart Transplant & Ventricular Assist Device Program

Languages Spoken

English

Clinical Expertise

About Dr. McGee

Interests
Family, Dogs, Fly Fishing, Outdoor Activities

Medical Education

Medical School
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Residency
Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School - General Surgery
Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School - Thoracic Surgery
Fellowship
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation - Heart Transplant Surgery

Board Certification

American Board of Surgery
American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)

Research

  • Cost of Thoracotomy Approach: An Analysis of the LATERAL Trial. Mokadam, NA; McGee, E; Wieselthaler, G; Pham, DT; Bailey, SH; Pretorius, GV; Boeve, T; Ismyrloglou, E; Strueber, M, The Annals of Thoracic Surgery
  • Cost-Effectiveness of Thoracotomy Approach for the Implantation of a Centrifugal Left Ventricular Assist Device. Mahr, C; McGee, E; Cheung, A; Mokadam, NA; Strueber, M; Slaughter, MS; Danter, MR; Levy, WC; Cheng, RK; Beckman, JA; May, DM; Ismyrloglou, E; Tsintzos, SI; Silvestry, SC, ASAIO Journal (American Society for Artificial Internal Organs : 1992)
  • Cost-Effectiveness of Thoracotomy Approach for the Implantation of a Centrifugal Left Ventricular Assist Device. Mahr, C; McGee, E; Cheung, A; Mokadam, NA; Strueber, M; Slaughter, MS; Danter, MR; Levy, WC; Cheng, RK; Beckman, JA; May, DM; Ismyrloglou, E; Tsintzos, SI; Silvestry, SC, ASAIO Journal (American Society for Artificial Internal Organs : 1992)
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  • Preoperative Right Heart Dysfunction and Gastrointestinal Bleeding in Patients with Left Ventricular Assist Devices. Liebo, M; Newman, J; Yu, M; Hussain, Z; Malik, S; Lowes, B; Joyce, C; Zolty, R; Basha, HI; Heroux, A; McGee, E; Um, JY; Raichlin, E, ASAIO Journal (American Society for Artificial Internal Organs : 1992)
  • Elevated Heart Rate Following Heart Transplantation Is Associated With Increased Graft Vasculopathy and Mortality. Liebo, M; Newman, J; Joshi, A; Lowes, BD; Peled-Potashnik, Y; Basha, HI; Zolty, R; Um, JY; McGee, E; Heroux, A; Raichlin, E, Journal of cardiac failure
  • Evaluation of a lateral thoracotomy implant approach for a centrifugal-flow left ventricular assist device: The LATERAL clinical trial. McGee, E; Danter, M; Strueber, M; Mahr, C; Mokadam, NA; Wieselthaler, G; Klein, L; Lee, S; Boeve, T; Maltais, S; Pretorius, GV; Adler, E; Vassiliades, T; Cheung, A, The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
  • Hypoxemia on Cardiopulmonary Bypass Caused by a Patient's Oxygen Consumption Exceeding the Capacity of a Membrane Oxygenator. Majewski, MB; Lee, R; Chabot, D; McGee, E; LeVan, P, Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia
  • The effect of donor alcohol abuse on outcomes following heart transplantation. Newman, J; Liebo, M; Lowes, BD; Ilias Basha, H; Peled, Y; Cendrowski, E; Zolty, R; Douglas, D; Um, JY; McGee, E; Heroux, A; Raichlin, E, Clinical transplantation
  • Thyrotoxicosis-induced cardiomyopathy treated with venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Genev, I; Lundholm, MD; Emanuele, MA; McGee, E; Mathew, V, Heart & lung : the journal of critical care
  • Biventricular Support With Intracorporeal Continuous Flow, Centrifugal Ventricular Assist Devices., Arab?a, FA; Milano, CA; Mahr, C; McGee, EC; Mokadam, NA; Rame, JE; Moriguchi, JD; Ramzy, D; Naftel, DC; Myers, SL; Kirklin, JK, The Annals of Thoracic Surgery
  • Adverse Event Rates Change Favorably Over Time for Patients Bridged With the HeartWare Left Ventricular Assist Device Maltais, S.; Aaronson, K. D.; Teuteberg, J. J.; Slaughter, M. S.; Najjar, S. S.; Jeevanandam, V.; Pham, D. T.; McGee, E., Jr; Leadley, K.; Kormos, R. L., ASAIO Journal (American Society for Artificial Internal Organs : 1992)
  • Invasive fungal infection after heart transplantation: A 7-year single-center experience., Echenique, IA; Angarone, MP; Gordon, RA; Rich, J; Anderson, AS; McGee, EC; Abicht, TO; Kang, J; Stosor, V, Transplant infectious disease : an official journal of the Transplantation Society
  • Gender differences in appraisal of stress and coping 5 years after heart transplantation. Grady, KL; Andrei, AC; Li, Z; Rybarczyk, B; White-Williams, C; Gordon, R; McGee, EC, Heart & lung : the journal of critical care
  • An examination of survival by sex and race in the HeartWare Ventricular Assist Device for the Treatment of Advanced Heart Failure (ADVANCE) Bridge to Transplant (BTT) and continued access protocol trials. Birks, EJ; McGee, EC; Aaronson, KD; Boyce, S; Cotts, WG; Najjar, SS; Pagani, FD; Hathaway, DR; Najarian, K; Jacoski, MV; Slaughter, MS, The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
  • Health-related quality of life in mechanical circulatory support: Development of a new conceptual model and items for self-administration Grady, K. L.; Magasi, S.; Hahn, E. A.; Buono, S.; McGee, E. C., Jr; Yancy, C., The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
  • Percutaneous closure of the aortic valve as a bridge to heart transplantation to treat severe aortic insufficiency after ventricular assist device. Sauer, AJ; Davidson, CJ; McGee, EC, Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions
  • The HVAD Left Ventricular Assist Device: Risk Factors for Neurological Events and Risk Mitigation Strategies Teuteberg, J. J.; Slaughter, M. S.; Rogers, J. G.; McGee, E. C.; Pagani, F. D.; Gordon, R.; Rame, E.; Acker, M.; Kormos, R. L.; Salerno, C.; Schleeter, T. P.; Goldstein, D. J.; Shin, J.; Starling, R. C.; Wozniak, T.; Malik, A. S.; Silvestry, S.; Ewald, G. A.; Jorde, U. P.; Naka, Y.; Birks, E.; Najarian, K. B.; Hathaway, D. R.; Aaronson, K. D.; ADVANCE Trial Investigators, JACC.Heart failure
  • An analysis of pump thrombus events in patients in the HeartWare ADVANCE bridge to transplant and continued access protocol trial. Najjar, SS; Slaughter, MS; Pagani, FD; Starling, RC; McGee, EC; Eckman, P; Tatooles, AJ; Moazami, N; Kormos, RL; Hathaway, DR; Najarian, KB; Bhat, G; Aaronson, KD; Boyce, SW, The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
  • Change in health-related quality of life from before to after destination therapy mechanical circulatory support is similar for older and younger patients: Analyses from INTERMACS Grady, K. L.; Naftel, D. C.; Myers, S.; Dew, M. A.; Weidner, G.; Spertus, J. A.; Idrissi, K.; Lee, H. B.; McGee, E. C.; Kirklin, J. K., The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
  • Comparison of glycemic and surgical outcomes after change in glycemic targets in cardiac surgery patients. Mulla, I; Schmidt, K; Cashy, J; Wallia, A; Andrei, AC; Johnson Oakes, D; Aleppo, G; Li, C; Grady, KL; McGee, E; Molitch, ME, Diabetes care
  • Echocardiographic markers of left ventricular unloading using a centrifugal-flow rotary pump. Sauer, AJ; Meehan, K; Gordon, R; Abicht, T; Rich, JD; Anderson, AS; Yancy, C; McGee, EC, The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
  • Examination of implementation of intravenous and subcutaneous insulin protocols and glycemic control in heart transplant patients. Wallia, A; Gupta, S; Garcia, C; Schmidt, K; Oakes, DJ; Aleppo, G; Glossop, V; Andrei, AC; Grady, KL; McGee, E; Molitch, ME, Endocrine practice : official journal of the American College of Endocrinology and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
  • In vivo evaluation of the HeartWare MVAD Pump. McGee, E; Chorpenning, K; Brown, MC; Breznock, E; Larose, JA; Tamez, D, The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
  • Mortality while waiting for aortic valve replacement. Malaisrie, SC; McDonald, E; Kruse, J; Li, Z; McGee, EC; Abicht, TO; Russell, H; McCarthy, PM; Andrei, AC, The Annals of Thoracic Surgery
  • Predictors of hospital length of stay after implantation of a left ventricular assist device: an analysis of the INTERMACS registry. Cotts, WG; McGee, EC; Myers, SL; Naftel, DC; Young, JB; Kirklin, JK; Grady, KL, The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
  • Response to letter regarding article "Prosthesis-patient mismatch in bovine pericardial aortic valves: evaluation using 3 different modalities and associated medium-term outcomes"., Chacko, J; Ansari, AH; McCarthy, PM; Malaisrie, SC; Andrei, AC; Li, Z; Lee, R; McGee, E; Bonow, RO; Puthumana, JJ, Circulation. Cardiovascular imaging