Lucian Lozonschi, MD Print Friendly PageFaculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Dr. Lozonschi practices adult cardiac surgery and is certified by the American Board of Surgery and by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery. His interests include transcatheter heart valve therapies, robotic and minimally invasive cardiovascular operations, including thoracoscopic treatment of atrial fibrillation, partial sternotomy valve operations and arterial beating heart revascularization. He also specializes in heart failure surgery, including placement of mechanical heart assist devices and heart transplantation.
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UW School of Medicine and Public Health
|Department of Surgery|
Professional Certifications and Education
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
Tohoku University School of Medicine, Japan
Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Clinical and Research Fellowship, First Department of Surgery, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, 1996-1999 Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellowship, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 2004-2006
Ohio State University, Columbus, OH Hospital
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
G.T. Popa University of Medicine, Romania, 1995
Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.
- Adult Congenital Cardiac Surgery
- Aortic Monitoring
- Aortic Surgery
- Aortic Valve Sparing Surgery
- Cardiothoracic Angiography
- Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG)
- Heart Transplant
- Left Ventricular Assist Device
- Minimally Invasive Valve Repair
- Minimally Invasive Valve Replacement
- Mitral Valve Repair
- Robotic Cardiac Surgery
- Transmyocardial Laser Revascularization
Dr. Lozonschi’s experimental research focuses on endovascular surgery and transcatheter heart valve therapies. He also has an active basic science project to study angiogenesis in myocardial engineering and regeneration in the in-vivo models that he developed in Japan. Dr. Lozonschi has published surgical training models for experimental robotic closure of atrial septal defects.
Bombien Quaden R Leester-Schaedel M Lozonschi L Lutter G .
Transcatheter aortic valve replacement: transapical resection of the aortic valve in vivo. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2012 Sep;15(3):348-51
[PubMed ID: 22707518]
Lushaj EB Hu J Haworth R Lozonschi L .
Intravital microscopy to study myocardial engraftment. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2012 Jul;15(1):5-9
[PubMed ID: 22457185]
Lushaj EB Lozonschi L Barnes M Anstadt E Kohmoto T .
Mitochondrial DNA deletion mutations in adult mouse cardiac side population cells. Mutat Res. 2012 Jun 1;734(1-2):62-8
[PubMed ID: 22426178]
Iino K Boldt J Lozonschi L Metzner A Schoettler J Petzina R Cremer J Lutter G .
Off-pump transapical mitral valve replacement: evaluation after one month. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2012 Mar;41(3):512-7
[PubMed ID: 22290931]
Iino K Lozonschi L Metzner A Marczynski-Bühlow M Renner J Cremer J Lutter G .
Tricuspid valved stent implantation: novel stent with a self-expandable super-absorbent polymer. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2011 Aug;40(2):503-7
[PubMed ID: 21251845]
Lozonschi L Lutter G .
Transcatheter mitral valve stent implantation. EuroIntervention. 2011 Apr;6(9):1036
[PubMed ID: 21518673]
Attmann T Pokorny S Lozonschi L Metzner A Marcynski-Bühlow M Schoettler J Cremer J Lutter G .
Mitral valved stent implantation: an overview. Minim Invasive Ther Allied Technol. 2011 Apr;20(2):78-84
[PubMed ID: 21417840]
Lutter G Quaden R Iino K Hagemann A Renner J Hümme T Cremer J Lozonschi L .
Mitral valved stent implantation. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2010 Sep;38(3):350-5
[PubMed ID: 20347323]
Bombien RH Lozonschi L Cremer J Lutter G .
Transcatheter valve replacement: resection and valved stent implantation in a beating heart. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010 Aug;140(2):477-9
[PubMed ID: 20346465]
Lozonschi L Bombien R Osaki S Hu J Snell D Edwards NM Cremer J Lutter G .
Transapical mitral valved stent implantation: a survival series in swine. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010 Aug;140(2):422-426.e1
[PubMed ID: 20226476]
Bombien R Lesche C Lozonschi L Feucker M Brinkmann R Dahmen C Schünke M Cremer J Lutter G .
Percutaneous aortic valve replacement: emerging tractability for sufficient intracardiac resection of the aortic valve. Innovations (Phila). 2010 Jan;5(1):55-9
[PubMed ID: 22437277]
Lutter G Quaden R Osaki S Hu J Renner J Edwards NM Cremer J Lozonschi L .
Off-pump transapical mitral valve replacement. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2009 Jul;36(1):124-8; discussion 128
[PubMed ID: 19394858]
Osaki S Edwards NM Johnson MR Velez M Munoz A Lozonschi L Murray MA Proebstle AK Kohmoto T .
Improved survival after heart transplantation in patients with bridge to transplant in the recent era: a 17-year single-center experience. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2009 Jun;28(6):591-7
[PubMed ID: 19481020]
Lozonschi L Quaden R Edwards NM Cremer J Lutter G .
Transapical mitral valved stent implantation. Ann Thorac Surg. 2008 Sep;86(3):745-8
[PubMed ID: 18721555]
Quaden R Attmann T Klaws GR Schünke M Theisen-Kunde D Lozonschi L Cremer J Lutter G .
Percutaneous aortic valve replacement: endovascular sealing studies in situ. Innovations (Phila). 2008 Jan;3(1):27-32
[PubMed ID: 22436720]
Lozonschi L Sirak JH Michler RE .
Transaortic delivery of the transmitral lesion in a complete maze procedure. Ann Thorac Surg. 2007 May;83(5):1904-5
[PubMed ID: 17462436]
Sunamura M Duda DG Ghattas MH Lozonschi L Motoi F Yamauchi J Matsuno S Shibahara S Abraham NG .
Heme oxygenase-1 accelerates tumor angiogenesis of human pancreatic cancer. Angiogenesis. 2003;6(1):15-24
[PubMed ID: 14517400]
Duda DG Sunamura M Lozonschi L Yokoyama T Yatsuoka T Motoi F Horii A Tani K Asano S Nakamura Y Matsuno S .
Overexpression of the p53-inducible brain-specific angiogenesis inhibitor 1 suppresses efficiently tumour angiogenesis. Br J Cancer. 2002 Feb 1;86(3):490-6
[PubMed ID: 11875720]
Sunamura M Sun L Lozonschi L Duda DG Kodama T Matsumoto G Shimamura H Takeda K Kobari M Hamada H Matsuno S .
The antiangiogenesis effect of interleukin 12 during early growth of human pancreatic cancer in SCID mice. Pancreas. 2000 Apr;20(3):227-33
[PubMed ID: 10766447]
Duda DG Sunamura M Lozonschi L Kodama T Egawa S Matsumoto G Shimamura H Shibuya K Takeda K Matsuno S .
Direct in vitro evidence and in vivo analysis of the antiangiogenesis effects of interleukin 12. Cancer Res. 2000 Feb 15;60(4):1111-6
[PubMed ID: 10706132]