Leonard N. Girardi, MD

Chairman, Cardiothoracic Surgeon-in-Chief, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Dr. Girardi completed his undergraduate studies at Harvard University in 1985. He then went on to pursue his medical degree at Cornell University Medical College. Dr. Girardi completed his residency in general surgery and Cardiothoracic Surgery at NY-Presbyterian|Weill Cornell Medicine and currently holds the position of Chairman/Cardiothoracic Surgeon-in-Chief for the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery.


Dr. Girardi is committed to training the next generation of cardiothoracic surgeons and teaches medical students and residents on all levels.