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George P. Batsides, M.D., FACC

Chief of Cardiac Surgery and Surgical Director of Mechanical Circulatory Support, Heart & Vascular Hospital, Hackensack University Medical Center

Updated: December 10, 2018

George P. Batsides, M.D., FACC, has joined Hackensack Meridian Health as chief of cardiac surgery and surgical director of Mechanical Circulatory Support at the Heart & Vascular Hospital at Hackensack University Medical Center.


Dr. Batsides is board-certified in both general and thoracic surgery and lectures nationally and internationally on topics of cardiogenic shock and diseases of the aorta.

Areas of Expertise

High-risk cardiac procedures, complex aortic surgery, cardiogenic shock, implantation of short-and long-term ventricular assist devices (LVAD), traditional open and re-operative procedures, and minimally invasive valve procedures.

For Consults and Referrals

Call (551) 996-1333