Cardiothoracic surgeon Paul K. Davis, M.D., has joined the cardiac surgery team at the Christiana Care Center for Heart & Vascular Health.
Dr. Davis was previously chief of cardiac surgery at St. Francis Hospital for 10 years prior to his arrival at Christiana Care. He brings with him 23 years of experience in cardiothoracic surgery.
He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in 1983. This was followed by a general surgery residency at the Penn State University Medical Center in Hershey. He then stayed on at Hershey for several more years, performing fellowships in artificial organs and cardiothoracic surgery.
He has maintained current board certifications in general and cardiothoracic surgery since 1988 and 1991 respectively. He has extensive experience with minimally invasive cardiac and thoracic surgery, especially mini-mitral repair.
Dr. Davis is an avid martial artist and holds a third-degree black belt in Tang Soo Do. He is married to Caroline K. Davis, M.D., an anesthesiologist with United Anesthesia Services in Bryn Mawr. They have three children.