Dr. Lyle Joyce has been practicing in the field of cardiothoracic surgery for more than 40 years, focusing on heart transplantation and the surgical treatment of heart failure. He is world-renowned in the field of cardiothoracic surgery having been on the team that implanted the first permanent artificial heart in a man, and was the first surgeon ever to use a total artificial heart in a woman.
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Education & Training
Baylor College of Medicine - Houston - TX - Doctor of Medicine - (1973)
University of Minnesota Hospital and Clinic - Minneapolis - Residency in General Surgery - (1980)
University of Utah - Salt Lake City - Residency in Cardiothoracic Surgery - (1982)
University of Minnesota Hospital and Clinic - Minneapolis - Post-doctoral Fellowship in Surgery - (1982)