Cardiovascular Surgeon

Shumway, Sara J, MD

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  • Heart Transplant
  • Lung Transplant
  • Cardiovascular Surgery

Care Philosophy

My primary area of concentration lies in cardiac-related transplant and transplant rejection.

Board Certifications

Surgery; Thoracic Surgery

Clinical Interests

Coronary artery bypass surgery; Mitral valve repair and replacement; Aortic valve replacement; Redo coronary artery bypass surgery; Minimally invasive approaches to the above procedures; Repair of aortic aneurysms and dissections; Thymectomy for myasthenia gravis; Heart transplantation; Lung transplantation

Medical School

Vanderbilt University


Vanderbilt Affiliated Hospitals (Surgery)


Johns Hopkins Hospital (Cardiothoracic Surgery)


Best Doctors in America®, 2011-2012.


Central Scheduling: 612.672.7422

Provider Referrals: 612.672.7000

Administrative Offices: 612.884.0600

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