Physician Details

Michael Bousamra M.D.

Baptist Health Medical Group
Thoracic Surgery
2125 State Street, Suite 3
New Albany, IN 47150
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812-949-5575

About Michael Bousamra M.D.

Board Certified Specialties: Cardiothoracic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
Specialties: Cardiothoracic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
Gender: Male

Bio

Michael Bousamra II, MD, a board-certified thoracic surgeon, graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School. He completed his general surgery residency at the Medical College of Virginia Hospital in Richmond, and his cardiothoracic surgery residency at Washington University Medical Center in St. Louis. Dr. Bousamra now serves as director of Thoracic Surgery for Baptist Health Floyd where he also leads a team focused on the detection of lung cancer by breath analysis. He is a member of the American Association for Thoracic Surgery and the Society of Thoracic Surgeons. Dr. Bousamra was named the 2009 Brown Cancer Center Scientist of the Year for his metabolomic research and he received the 2012 Cardiothoracic Award of Excellence from the American Board of Cardiology. He has been recognized multiple times as a “Top Doc” in Louisville Magazine. His clinical interests include lung cancer, esophageal cancer, benign esophageal disorders, minimally invasive surgery, and noninvasive detection of lung cancer. Dr. Bousamra joins Dr. Robert Linker and Dr. Jonathan Kraut in serving the chest surgical needs of Kentuckiana within the Baptist Health System.

Education

Medical School – University of Michigan Medical School
Residency – in General Surgery at Medical College of Virginia Hospital, Richmond; Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery residency at the Washington University Medical Center in St. Louis
Fellowship – Cardiovascular Research with Medical College of Virginia Hospital, Richmond