Thomas J. Fogarty , MD

Surgery , Thoracic Surgery and Vascular Surgery


Dr. Fogarty is the founder of the Fogarty Institute for Innovation located on the El Camino Hospital Mountain View campus. He is an internationally recognized cardiovascular surgeon and inventor. He has acquired over 100 medical patents, including the Fogarty Balloon Embolectomy Catheter and the widely used Aneurx Stent Graft that replaces traditional open abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) surgery. Dr. Fogarty is the recipient of countless awards and honors including the Jacobson Innovation Award of the American College of Surgeons, the 2000 Lemelson MIT prize for Invention and Innovation and was inducted into the Inventors Hall of Fame in December 2001.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 61 Years

Languages Spoken: English

Education & Training

Medical School: University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine,University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1960

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • El Camino Hospital

Specialties: Surgery , Thoracic Surgery and Vascular Surgery

Health Insurance and Affiliations

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Fogarty's Office Information

Fax: (650) 085-4277
Website: Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM