​​800 Stanton L. Young Blvd
​Suite 9000
​Oklahoma City, OK 73104

(405) 271-5789
(405) 271-3288 (fax)

Arthur N.S. Mcunu, Jr., MD, F.A.C.S.

Academic Appointments:
Assistant Professor

Clinical Focus:
Cardiovascular Surgery

Clinical Interests:
Aortic Root Procedures
Aortic Valve Sparing Surgery for Collagen Vascular Pathology
Aortic Valve Repair/Replacement
Mitral Valve Repair/Replacement
Aortic Aneurysmorrhaphy
Tricuspid Valve Procedures
Hybrid Cardiac Surgical Procedures
Coronary Revascularization (On- or Off-Pump)
Extracorporeal Circulatory Support
Treatment of Mechanical Complications of Ischemic Heart Disease

Professional Education:
Fellowship: Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wayne State University; Detroit, MI
Residency: General Surgery, Howard University Hospital
Medical Education: Howard University College of Medicine, Alpha Omega Alpha

Board Certification:
American Board of Thoracic Surgery
American Board of Surgery

Research Interest:

Disparities in Cardiovascular Surgical Outcomes
Long-Term Effects of Tricuspid Valve Resection with Delayed Replacement
Do Combined HIV/Hepatitis Influence Cardiac Surgery Outcomes
Long-Term Prognosis of ECMO Survivors
Destination Heart Failure Circulatory Devices
Fate of Aorta Following Valve Sparing Root Replacement
Role of Endovascular Surgery for Ascending Aortic Aneurysms
Impact of Valve Replacement/Repair on Left Ventricular Reverse Remodeling

 Recent Publications:

1.        Open Vs Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms: A Nationwide In-Patient SampleStudy

2.         Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair in Nonagenarians

3.         Metastases to the Lungs: Surgical Oncology: An Algorithm Approach

4.         Nuclear Inheritance of a Gene Affecting Mitochondrial Gene Expression

5.         Outside the Loop: Hemolytic Anemia after Mitral Valve Repair

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