Joseph H. Gorman, III

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Professor of Surgery
Attending Surgeon, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Attending Surgeon, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Active Surgeon, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
Attending Surgeon, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
Department: Surgery

Contact information
Gorman Cardiovascular Research Group
Glenolden Research Laboratory
500 S. Ridgeway Avenue
Glenolden, PA 19036
Office: 267-350-9616
Fax: 267-350-9627
B.S.Ch.E. (Chemical Engineering and Chemistry )
(Magna Cum Laude)Newark College of Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, New Jersey of Engineering, Department of Chemical Engineering and Chemistry, Newark, NJ , 1984.
B.S.Ch.E (Chemical Engineering and Chemistry)
Newark College of Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, New Jersey, 1985.
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey/ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ, 1991.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Dr. Joseph Gorman's research interests inlcude the etiology and treatment of heart failure and valve disease as well as ways to improve the safety of cardiac surgical interventions.

Selected Publications

Khabbaz KR, Mahmood F, Shakil O, Warraich HJ, Gorman III JH, Gorman RC, Matyal R, Panzica P, Hess PE. : Real-Time Three-Dimensional Echocardiographic Dynamic Analysis of Mitral Valve Annular Geometry. Annals of Thoracic Surgery 95: 105-110, 2013.

Ikonomidis JS, Ruddy JM, Benton SM, Arroyo J, Brinsa TA, Stroud RE, Zeeshan A, Bavaria JE, Gorman III JH, Gorman RC, Spinale FG, Jones JA. : Aortic Dilatatopm woth Bicuspid Aortic Valves: Cusp Fusion Correlates to Matrix Metalloproteinases and Inhibitors. Annals of Thoracic Surgery 93: 457-464, 2012.

Mahmood F, Warraich HJ, Gorman III JH, Gorman RC, Chen TH, Panzica P, Maslow A, Khabbaz K.: Changes in Mitral Annular Geometry after Aortic Valve Replacement: A Three-Dimensional Transesophageal Echocardiographic Study. Journal of Heart Valve Disease 21: 696-701, 2012.

Jassar AS, Minakawa M, Shuto T, Robb JD, Koomalsingh KJ, Levack MM, Vergnat M, Eperjesi TJ, Jackson BM, Gorman III JH, Gorman RC.: Posterior Leaflet Augmentation in Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation Increases Leaflet Coaptation and Mobility. Annals of Thoracic Surgery 94: 1438-1445, 2012.

Robb JD, Harris MA, Minakawa M, Rodriguez E, Koomalsingh KJ, Shuto T, Dori Y, Gorman RC, Gorman III JH, Gillespie MJ. : An Ovine Model of Pulmonary Insufficiency and Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Dilatation. Journal of Heart Valve Disease. 21: 247-252, 2012.

Amini R, Eckert CE, Koomalsingh KJ, Minakawa M, Gorman III JH, Gorman RC,.: On the In-Vivo Deformation of the Mitral Valve Anterior Leaflet: Effects of Annular Geometry and Referential Configuration. Annals of Biomedical Engineering 40: 1455-1467, 2012.

Xu C, Jassar AS, Nathan DP, Eperjesi TJ, Brinster CJ, Vergnat M, Gorman RC, Gorman III JH, Jackson BM.: Augmented Mitral Valve Leaflet Area Decreases Leaflet Stress: A Finite Element Simulation. Annals of Thoracic Surgery 93: 1141-1145, 2012.

Tous E, Weber HM, Lee LH, Koomalsingh KJ, Takashi S, Kondo N, Gorman III JH, Lee D, Gorman RC, Burdick JA.: Tunable Hydrogel-Microsphere Composites that Modulate Local Inflammation and Collagen Bulking. Acta Biomaterialia 8: 3218-3227, 2012.

Siefert AW, Jimenez JH, Kommalsingh KJ, West DS, Aguel F, Shuto T, Gorman RC, Gorman III JH, Yoganathan AP.: Dynamic Assessment of Mitral Annular Force Profile in an Ovine Model. Annals of Thoracic Surgery 94: 59-65, 2012.

Witschey WRT, Zsido GA, Koomalsingh KJ, Pilla JJ, Gorman III JH, Gorman RC.: In Vivo Chronic Myocardial Infraction Characterization by Spin Locked Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. 14: 37, 2012.

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