The Society of Thoracic Surgeons
Cardiothoracic surgeons are listed in the September 2011 issue of Consumer Reports magazine as being one of five surgical groups in Florida rated above average for Open Heart surgery. Of the 324 groups reported there were only 81 surgical groups in the nation rated in the above average category.
Munroe Heart was recognized as one of top 50 heart bypass programs in the nation, as published in the October 2010 edition of Consumer Reports.
The Society of Thoracic Surgeons is a not-for-profit organization representing more than 6,300 surgeons, researchers and allied health care professionals worldwide who are dedicated to ensuring the best possible outcomes for surgeries of the heart, lung, and esophagus, as well as other surgical procedures within the chest.