Olugbenga T. Okusanya, MD

Contact

E-mail

altmanmm@upmc.edu

Phone

412-623-5379

Fax

412-623-0326

Assistant

Melissa Altman
412-623-5379

Title(s)

Assistant Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery
UPMC Shadyside
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Education and Training

BA, Harvard University 2005
MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine 2009
General Surgery Residency, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania 2009–2016
Research Fellow, Harrison Department of Surgical Research 2012–2014
Cardiothoracic Residency, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center 2016–2018
Cardiothoracic Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Thoracic And Foregut Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center 2018–2019

Professional Activities

Society of Thoracic Surgeons
American College of Surgeons
Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society
Society of Black Academic Surgeons
Gold Humanism Honor Society

Journal Reviewing and Editorial Boards

Invited Reviewer, World Journal of Surgery

Research Interests

Robotic Thoracic Surgery
Cancer subtypes and survival
Lung and enteric microbiome interplay with cancer