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Sunil M. Prasad, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-2525

Office: (585) 275-2525

Fax: (585) 276-1478

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Settings

Organ Transplant, Surgery

Biography

Professional Background

Dr. Prasad is American Board Certified in Thoracic Surgery. Prior to joining UR Medicine, he served as Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the University of Illinois and Washington University School of Medicine. Most recently, he held the position of Cardiothoracic Surgeon at Mercy Springfield Hospital. He serves as Council on Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery of the American Heart Association, and is a member of the American Medical Association, the American College of Surgeons and the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.

Research

June 1988 - Dec 1989 Cardiovascular Anesthesia Assistant, Dept. of Anesthesia, St. Francis Hospital of Evanston, Evanston, Il

June 1991 - Sept 1991 Research Assistant, Division of Transplant Surgery, Dept. of Surgery, University of Illinois School of Medicine, Chicago, Il

June 1995 - July 1996 Research Assistant, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Dept. of Surgery, University of Illinois School of Medicine, Chicago, Il

July 1997 - May 1998 Research Assistant, Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Dept. of Surgery, University of Illinois School of Medicine, Chicago, Il

July 2000 - June 2002 Post Graduate Research Fellow, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Dept. of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MI

Credentials

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery (Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery) - American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Education

1998
MD | University of Illinois College of Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2005 - 06/30/2007
Fellowship in Cardiothoracic Surgery at Barnes-Jewish Hospitals

07/01/1999 - 06/30/2005
Residency in General Surgery at Barnes-Jewish Hospitals

07/01/1998 - 06/30/1999
Internship in General Surgery at Barnes-Jewish Hospitals

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Awards

2014
AATS Best Poster

2005
Medical Student Teaching Award
Sponsor: Washington University School of Medicine

2005
Fundamentals in Laparoscopic Surgery Certification from SAGES and ACS

2002
Medical Student Teaching Award
Sponsor: Washington University School of Medicine

2001
Featured Abstract Presentation, Annual Meeting of the American College of Surgeons
Sponsor: American College of Surgeons

2001
2nd Place Presentation, 4th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
Sponsor: International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery

1997
American College of Surgeons Medical Student Representative
Sponsor: American College of Surgeons

1994
Lyman Briggs Scholar
Sponsor: Michigan State University

1994
Specialization in Health and Humanities
Sponsor: Michigan State University

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Publications

Journal Articles

5/23/2020
Ayers B, Wood K, Gosev I, Prasad S. "Predicting Survival after Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation using Machine Learning." The Annals of thoracic surgery.. 2020 May 23; Epub 2020 May 23.

4/27/2020
Ayers B, Wood K, Melvin A, Prasad S, Gosev I. "MELD-XI is predictive of mortality in venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation." Journal of cardiac surgery.. 2020 Apr 27; Epub 2020 Apr 27.

4/4/2020
Ayers BC, Wood K, McNitt S, Goldenberg I, Chen L, Alexis J, Vidula H, Thomas S, Storozynsky E, Barrus B, Prasad S, Gosev I. "Association of previous cardiac surgery with outcomes in left ventricular assist device patients." Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery.. 2020 Apr 4; Epub 2020 Apr 04.

Books & Chapters

2012
Chapter Title: Robotic thoracic surgery: an evolution in progress for the treatment of lung cancer
Book Title: Missouri Medicine
Author List: Sunil Prasad, MD
Published By: Missouri Medical Assocation 2012

2010
Chapter Title: Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Surgery: Port Access or Catheter-Based?
Book Title: Advances in Cardiovascular Research
Author List: Edgar G. Chedrawy, Sunil M. Prasad, Ahmed Tarakji, Malek G. Massad
Published By: Nova Science Publishers 2010

2009
Chapter Title: Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Surgery
Book Title: Heart Valves: Disorders, Repair, and Replacement
Author List: Chedrawy EG, Prasad SM, Trakji A, Massad MG
Edited By: Columbus
Published By: Nova Publishing 2009

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