Tyler Spata, M.D., M.S.

Cardiothoracic Surgery

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Locations:

CTSIT - Downtown
215 E. Quincy St.
Ste. 604
San Antonio, Texas 78215

Phone: (210) 798-4311
Fax: (210) 960-2883

Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgical Institute of Texas
8715 Village Drive
Suite 608
San Antonio, Texas 78217

Education

  • July 2015 – June 2018
    Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellow, The University of Minnesota Medical Center – Minneapolis, MN
  • June 2008 – June 2015
    General Surgery Resident, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center – Columbus, OH
  • August 2004 – May 2008
    Doctorate in Medicine, The University of Texas Medican Branch at Galveston School of Medicine – Galveston, TX
  • Masters in Medical Sciences, The Ohio State University Graduate Studies – Columbus, OH
    - Focus on ischemic heart animal model to evaluate infarction biomarkers
    - Initiating ex-vivo lung perfusion model in rodents
  • May 2003
    Bachelors in Business Administration, The University of Texas at Austin – Austin, TX
    - Major: Business Management Information Systems
    - Minor: Biological Sciences/Pre-Medicine

Special Interests

  • Ischemic heart disease
  • Transcatheter valve replacement
  • Minimally-invasive cardiac surgery
  • Diseases of the thoracic cavity
  • Patient safety/quality in cardiothoracic surgery