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Roh Yanagida, MD


Cardiothoracic Surgery
Transplant: Cardiothoracic
Transplant: Heart
Transplant: Lung
Transplant: MCS

Faculty Rank

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Clinic Information

For an appointment or assistance call 859-257-1000
or 1-800-333-8874 (toll free)

Clinical Interests

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)
Heart Transplantation
Lung Transplantation
Ventricular Assist Devices (VADs)



Asahikawa Medical University, Hokkaido, Japan


General Surgery, Drexel University, College of Medicine, Philadelphia
Cardiothoracic Surgery, Tokyo Women's Medical University, Tokyo, Japan


Cardiothoracic Surgery, Heart & Lung Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles

Additional Information

Other Interests

Dr. Yanagida received his medical degree from Asahikawa Medical College in Japan. He completed a general surgery residency at Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia. He later completed a cardiothoracic surgery and a heart and lung transplant/ mechanical-circulation-assist fellowship at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.

Dr. Yanagida specializes in heart and lung transplantation as well as mechanical circulatory assist devices.