University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Surgery

Bio for Joseph D. Schmoker, MD
Joseph D. Schmoker, MD

Joseph D. Schmoker, MD

Professor
Division Chief, Cardiothoracic Surgery

Professor
Vascular Biology Unit


Contact Information
E-mail: Joseph.Schmoker@uvmhealth.org
Office Location:
UVM Medical Center, 111 Colchester Ave., Mailstop 141FL4, Burlington, VT 05401

Education

PhD, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (1993)
MD, St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO (1987)
BA, Central College, Pella, IA (1983)


Postdoctoral Training

Cardiopulmonary Transplantation Resident, Stanford University Hospitals, Palo Alto, CA (1998)
Cardiothoracic Surgery Resident, Stanford University Hospitals, Palo Alto, CA (1997-1998, 1995-1996)
Cardiothoracic Surgery Resident, Palo Alto Veterans Administration Hospital, Palo Alto, CA (1996-1997)
Surgery Resident, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (1993-1995, 1988-1990)
Surgery Research Fellow, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (1990-1993)
Surgery Intern, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (1987-1988)

Academic Appointments

Professor, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, Universtiy of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2014-Present)
Professor, Department of Medicine, Vascular Biology Unit, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2014-Present)
Associate Professor, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2006–2014)
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Vascular Biology Unit, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2006-2014)
Assistant Professor, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, Universtiy of Vermont, Burlington, VT (1998-2006)
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Vascular Biology Unit, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2001-2006)

Awards and Honors

Current Castle Connolly Top Doctor (2014)

Publications

Chava S, Terrien E, Schmoker JD, Tischler M, Dauerman HL.  Management strategies for acute coronary occlusion associated with CoreValve transcatheter aortic valve replacement.  J Throm Thrombolysis.  2015 Aug;40(2):198-202.  doi: 10.1007/s11239-015-1222-6.  PMID: 25910891

Adams DH, Popma JJ, Reardon MJ, et al, U.S. CoreValve Clinical Investigators.  Transcatheter aortic-valve replacement with a self-expanding prosthesis.  N Engl J Med.  2014 Sep 4;371(10):967-8.  doi: 10.1056/NEJMc1408396.  PMID: 25184874

Popma JJ, Adams DH, Reardon MJ, et al, CoreValve United States Clinical Investigators.  Transcatheter aortic valve replacement using a self-expanding bioprosthesis in patients with severe aortic stenosis at extreme risk for surgery.  J Am Coll Cardio.  2014 May 20;63(19):1972-81.  doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2014.02.556. Epub 2014 Mar 19.  PMID: 24657695

Zlotnick D, Ouellette ML, Malenka DJ, et al, Schmoker JD.  Effect of preoperative pulmonary hypertension on outcomes in patients with severe aortic stenosis following surgical aortic valve replacement.  Am J Cardio.  2013 Nov 15;112(10)1635-40. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2013.07.025. Epub 2013 Aug 30.  PMID: 23998349

Dacey LJ, Braxton JH, Kramer RS, Schmoker JD, et al.  Long term outcomes of endoscopic vien harvesting after coronary artery bypass grafting.  Circulation.  2011 Jan 18;123(2):147-53.  doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.110.960765.  Epub 2011 Jan 3.  PMID: 21200010


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