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Marc Moon, M.D.

Chief, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine



Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center (Clinic)
Texas Heart Institute
6770 Bertner Ave., Suite C330
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(832) 355-9910
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  • American Board of Surgery

  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery


  • Residency at Stanford University School of Medicine
    Stanford, CA

  • Research Fellowship at Stanford University School of Medicine
    Stanford, CA

  • Residency at Medical College of Wisconsin
    Milwaukee, WI

  • MD from Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Detroit, MI
  • BS from University of Michigan
    Ann Arbor, MI


  • Male

Professional Statement

Dr. Marc Moon, an expert and pioneer in the most advanced forms of cardiac surgery, is chief of the division of cardiothoracic surgery at Baylor College of Medicine, chief of the adult cardiac surgery section at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center and chief of adult cardiac surgery at Texas Heart Institute. Moon comes to Houston from Washington University School of Medicine, where he served as chief of cardiac surgery, director of the Center for Diseases of the Thoracic Aorta, co-director of the heart and vascular center and surgical lead of the Center for Women’s Heart Disease. He has been in practice in St. Louis for more than 20 years. Moon specializes in aortic and valve surgery and sees some of the most complex cardiac surgery cases, including performing cardiac procedures in pregnant women. He also has been a leading advocate for diversity in the field of cardiac surgery. A native of Detroit, Moon completed his medical training at Wayne State University School of Medicine and went on to train at the Medical College of Wisconsin, Stanford University School of Medicine and University of Oxford. Moon served as president of the American Association for Thoracic Surgery, considered the world’s most prestigious professional society for cardiothoracic surgery, in 2020 and also is a member of numerous national and international scientific organizations, including the American College of Surgeons and the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.

Professional Interests

  • Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Re-operative Cardiac Surgery

Physician Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery


  • Phi Beta Kappa Honors Society
  • American Heart Association
  • Southern Thoracic Surgical Association
  • American College of Cardiology
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • American Association for Thoracic Surgery
  • Society of University Surgeons
  • American Surgical Association