Faculty, UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Daniel P. McCarthy, MD, MBA, MEM

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Pediatric Transplant Surgery


‭Dr. McCarthy is a cardiothoracic surgeon who specializes in lung transplantation. He is involved in ‭all areas of thoracic surgery, with emphasis on surgery in patients with advanced lung disease. His ‭interests include lung transplant, ECMO, lung volume reduction surgery, parenchymal-sparing lung ‭cancer resections and antireflux surgery for patients with chronic lung disease. His research is focused ‭on efficient healthcare delivery and medical device development in academic medical centers. He is the co-founder of a medical device startup company and holds several patents.

Languages spoken
  • English

Practice locations

    Education & credentials

    Board certifications
    • Surgery
    • Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
    Medical School
    • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

    Thoracic Surgery, University of Washington Affiliated Hospitals, Seattle, WA

    • McGaw Medical Center, Chicago, IL


    Additional conditions and treatments
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lung Transplant Surgery
    • Robotic Thoracic Surgery
    • VATS Lobectomy