Edward LeBlanc, PA

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
Edward LeBlanc, PA


Edward LeBlanc, PA, is a UW Health physician assistant in adult cardiothoracic surgery. Edward cares for patients who have surgical procedures involving the heart, lungs, esophagus and other organs in the chest. Edward assists the cardiothoracic surgery team before, during and after the patient’s procedure.

Edward’s patients might have a wide range of medical issues. These include coronary artery disease (blockages in the heart arteries), aortic valve stenosis (damaged heart valves), aneurysms (bulges in the large arteries of the chest), heart failure (when the heart has trouble pumping blood) and atrial fibrillation (a fast, irregular heart rhythm).

During clinic visits, Edward talks with patients about their symptoms and outlines their treatment options. He listens to their concerns and answers questions. He believes it’s important to help patients understand their diagnosis and what to expect while in the hospital and afterward.

Edward works to help each patient successfully recover after their procedure and go on to live a high-quality life.

In addition to patient care, Edward helps train medical students in cardiothoracic surgery.

During his free time, Edward enjoys windsurfing and walking his dog.

It’s a real joy to repair a person’s heart problems so that they feel better, regain their strength and live healthy lives.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation

Education & credentials

  • Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

Areas of expertise