University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Surgery

Bio for Claude Deschamps, MD
Claude Deschamps, MD

Claude Deschamps, MD

Professor
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs


Contact Information
E-mail: Claude.Deschamps@uvmhealth.org
Office Location:
UVM Medical Center, 111 Colchester Ave., Mailstop 101PA3, Burlington, VT 05401

Education

MD, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada (1979)
DEC, College de Rosemont, Rosemont, QC, Canada (1974)

Postdoctoral Training

Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Resident, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (1987-1989)
Thoracic Diseases Laboratory Research Fellowship, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (1985-1987)
Thoracic Surgery Resident, University of Montreal Affiliated Hospitals, Quebec, Canada (1984-1985)
General Surgery Resident, University of Montreal Affiliated Hospitals, Quebec, Canada (1980-1984)
Resident, University of Montreal Affiliated Hospitals, Quebec, Canada (1979-1980)

Academic Appointments

Professor, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2013-Present)
Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2014-Present)

Other Professional Appointments

Emeritus, Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (2003-Present)
Professor, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN (2002-2013) 
Chair, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (2005-2013)
Associate Professor, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN (1996-2002)
Assistant Professor, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN (1991-1996)
Assistant Professor, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada (1989-1991)

Awards and Honors

America's Top Doctors - Castle Connolly (2016, 2012, 2005, 2004, 2003)
Best Doctors in America (2008, 2005)
Who's Who in Medical Sciences Education (2005)

Publications

Reinersman JM, Allen MS, Deschamps C, et al.  External validation of the Ferguson pulmonary risk score for predicting major pulmonary complications after oesophagectomy.  Eur J Cardiothorac Surg.  2016 Jan; 49(1):333-8. doi:10.1093/ejcts/ezv021.  Epub 2015 Feb 26.  PMID:25724906.  PMCID: PMC4701018[Available on 2017-01-01]

Xie D, Deschamps C, Shen RK, et al.  Bilobectomy Versus Lobectomy for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Comparative Study of Outcomes, Long-Term Survival, and Quality of Life.  Ann Thorac Surg.  2015 Jul;100(1):242-50.  doi:10.1016/ j.athoracsur.2015.03.018.  Epub 2015 May 23.  PMID:26007206

Cho JH, Hamaji M, Allen MS, et al, Deschamps C.  The prognosis of pulmonary metastasectomy depends on the location of the primary colorectal cancer.  Ann Thorac Surg.  2014 Oct;98(4):1231-7.  doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.05.023. Epub 2014 Jul 31. PMID: 25086943

Makdisi G, Nichols FC 3rd, Cassivi SD,  et al, Deschamps C.  Laparoscopic repair for failed antireflux procedures.  Ann Thorac Surg.  2014 Oct;98(4):1261-6. doi:10.1016/ j.athoracsur.2014.05.036.  Epub 2014 Aug 13.  PMID: 25129552

Fibla JJ, Brunelli A, Allen MS, et al, Deschamps C, Cassivi SD.  Do the number and volume of surgical lung biopsies influence the diagnostic yield in interstitial lung disease?  A propensity score analysis.  Arch Bronconeumol.  2015 Feb;51(2):76-9.  doi:10.1016/ j.arbres.2014.05.011.  Epub 2014 Oct 11.  PMID: 25308724


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