Internship Year 1: 
1975
Residency Year 1: 
1985
Residency Year 2: 
1978
Residency Year 3: 
1976
Fellowship Year 1: 
1987
Fellowship Year 2: 
1980
Orgs, Affiliations, Assocs: 
President of Congenital Heart Surgeons Society, American Association for Thoracic Surgery, the American College of Cardiology, the American College of Surgeons, the Congenital Heart Surgeons Society, the International Society of Heart Transplantation, and the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, FDA Advisory Committee, International Journal of Pediatrics
Phone: 
502-588-6000
Type: 
P
Areas of Interest: 
Pediatric Heart Surgery with a Special Interest in Neonatal Reconstruction, Adult Heart Surgery with a Special Interest in Congenital Heart Repairs, and Pioneered Use of Triple-Gauge Neuromonitoring in Pediatric Heart Procedures
Locations: 
Jewish Hospital, Rudd Heart and Lung Center
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Erle H. Austin, III, MD

Practice Group
Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery View Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Page
Specialty Areas:
Pediatric heart surgery, neonatal reconstruction, Adult heart surgery, congenital heart repairs, triple-gauge neuromonitoring, Resident Education
Areas of Interest
Pediatric Heart Surgery with a Special Interest in Neonatal Reconstruction, Adult Heart Surgery with a Special Interest in Congenital Heart Repairs, and Pioneered Use of Triple-Gauge Neuromonitoring in Pediatric Heart Procedures
At University of Louisville Physicians, our philosophy of care is based on our mission: “Patient-Centered Care Delivered with Compassion and Excellence.”
Locations:

Jewish Hospital, Rudd Heart and Lung Center

Jewish Hospital, Rudd Heart and Lung Center
201 Abraham Flexner Way Suite 1200
LouisvilleKY 40202
Phone: 502-588-7600
Hospital Affiliations
Jewish Hospital and St. Mary’s Healthcare, Norton Healthcare, Norton Children’s Hospital, and University Hospital
Certifications
American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Professional Affiliations
President of Congenital Heart Surgeons Society, American Association for Thoracic Surgery, the American College of Cardiology, the American College of Surgeons, the Congenital Heart Surgeons Society, the International Society of Heart Transplantation, and the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, FDA Advisory Committee, International Journal of Pediatrics
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Education
Bachelor Degree
Dartmouth College | NH
Medical Degree
Harvard Medical School | Boston | 1974
Residency
Surgery General and Thoracic | Duke University Medical Center | Durham | 1985
Fellowship
Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery | Children's Hospital Medical Center - Boston | Boston | 1987
Research Surgery Cardiac | Duke University Medical Center | Durham | 1980

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Professor
Chief of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery
Named as one of The Best Doctors in America
Department of
Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
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