Dr. Mario Matos joins Holzer

July 13, 2014

GALLIPOLIS — Dr. Mario Matos, cardiovascular thoracic surgeon, has joined Holzer Health System’s Cardiovascular Institute.

Matos attended the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine. He completed his cardiovascular thoracic surgery residency at Carolinas Heart Institute in Charlotte, N.C. His residency included cardiac, vascular and thoracic surgery, including congenital cardiac, heart transplants, kidney transplants, arrhythmia surgery, valve repair and replacements, and research.

Matos is board certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.

Matos has had extensive experience in coronary revascularization, valve repair and replacement, chest wall masses, minimally invasive thorascopic lung surgery, and all things cardiac, vascular and thoracic.

“I am excited to be a part of the Holzer Cardiovascular Institute,” he said. “I have had a wonderful experience at Holzer and the staff at HCI is the best there is. I would trust them with my life.”

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