Dr. Michael P Collins MD
Cardiothoracic Surgeon370 9th Ave Suite 208 Salt Lake City UT, 84103
Dr. Michael Collins is a cardiothoracic surgeon practicing in Salt Lake City, UT. Dr. Collins specializes in surgical procedues of vital organs in the chest such as the heart, lungs, esophagus and more. As a cardiothoracic surgeon, Dr. Collins typically treats conditions like heart disease and lung disease. This class of surgeon can also include cardiac surgeons, cardiovascular surgeons, congenital heart surgeons and general thoracic surgeons.
Education and Training
Univ of Nm Sch of Med, Albuquerque Nm 1974
Thoracic SurgeryAmerican Board of Thoracic SurgeryABTS
SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgeryABS
- Heart Problems
- Member American College of Chest Physicians
- Member American College of Surgeons
- Member American Thoracic Society
- Member Radiation Therapy Oncology Group
- Univ Of Ut Med Ctr, Thoracic Surgery; University Hosp, General Surgery
- University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center 1975
- University of Utah Affiliated Hospitals 1978
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