Frank A. Baciewicz, M.D.
Professor of Surgery (Clinician Educator)
Wayne State University School of Medicine
Medical students – advanced surgery course, advisor 3rd year students, mentoring students
Residents – daily rounds, operating room teaching
Harper University Hospital
3990 John R., 8 Brush
Detroit, MI 48201
Assistant: Amber Wilson
SPECIALTY: Ascending, Descending, Thoracoabodominal Aortic Surgery, Thoracic Aortic Stents, Coronary Artery Bypass, Valve Replacement & Repair, Minimally Invasive (Robotic) Esophageal and Lung Cancer Surgery, Mediastinal and Other Thoracic Surgery, Esophageal and Bronchial Stents, Surgical Oncology, Pacemaker, AICD Placement, Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
PRIMARY SITE: Harper University Hospital & Karmanos Cancer Institute
OTHER AFFILIATIONS: Detroit Receiving Hospital, Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital, Hutzel Women’s Hospital, Oakwood Hospital & Medical Center, Providence Hospital Southfield, Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan, and Sinai-Grace Hospital
CLINICAL INTERESTS: Cardiothoracic Surgery
– American Board Surgery (Sub: Critical Care Surgery) – Board Certified
– American Board Thoracic Surgery – Board Certified
– M.D. – University of Virginia, School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA
– B.A. – Williams College, Williamstown, MA
– Heart, Heart-Lung Transplantation, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
– Pediatric Cardiac Transplantation, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA
– Fellowship in Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, PA
– Surgical Residency, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
Additional applications of rapid pacing.
Baciewicz FA Jr.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Jun;93(6):2118-9.
Successful use of fondaparinux for bridging early after aortic and mitral mechanical heart valve replacement.
Perissinotti AJ, Dotson B, Baciewicz FA Jr, Tennenberg SD.
Ann Pharmacother. 2012 Mar;46(3):e9.
Sternoclavicular osteomyelitis: a new complication of misplaced tracheostomy tube.
Hashmi A, Zerfas D, Baciewicz FA Jr.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Dec;92(6):2240-1.
Potentially curable lung cancer patients not offered operation.
Edelman DA, Baciewicz FA.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Apr;91(4):1073-6.
Cardiac surgeons and the quality movement: the Michigan experience.
Prager RL, Armenti FR, Bassett JS, Bell GF, Drake D, Hanson EC, Heiser JC, Johnson SH, Plasman FB, Shannon FL, Share D, Theurer P, Williams J.
Michigan Society of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons. Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009 Spring;21(1):20-7.
The deltopectomyomammary flap: a new flap for use in coverage of large anterior chest wall defects.
Spiess AM, Baciewicz FA Jr, Gursel E.
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Apr;121(4):226e-7e.
Lambl’s excrescences: review and recommendations
Aziz F, Baciewicz FA Jr.
Tex Heart Inst J. 2007;34(3):366-8.
Off-pump myocardial revascularizaton in a Jehovah’s Witness patient with pheochromocytoma
Baciewicz FA, Williams M.
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2006 Aug;5(4):505-6.
Late onset angina after penetrating cardiac injury adjacent to a coronary artery
Vasquez JC, Baciewicz FA Jr.
J Trauma. 2006 Jun;60(6):1344-6.
Coronary artery revascularization after chest wall reconstruction with rectus abdominis myocutaneous flap.
Vasquez JC, Baciewicz FA Jr.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2006 Feb;81(2):732-5.
Coronary artery bypass grafting in a dialysis-dependent Jehovah’s Witness.
Williams M, Blocksom JM, Baciewicz FA Jr.
Tex Heart Inst J. 2004;31(2):181-3; discussion 183.
Repair type I aortic dissection in a patient with human immunodeficiency virus infection
Baciewicz FA Jr, MacArthur RD, Crane LR.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2003 Sep;76(3):917-9.
Anticoagulation with bivalirudin during cardiopulmonary bypass in cardiac surgery.
Vasquez JC, Vichiendilokkul A, Mahmood S, Baciewicz FA Jr.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2002 Dec;74(6):2177-9.
Hyperbaric oxygen as a chemotherapy adjuvant in the treatment of metastatic lung tumors in a rat model.
Petre PM, Baciewicz FA Jr, Tigan S, Spears JR.
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2003 Jan;125(1):85-95; discussion 95.
Type III dissection treated with percutaneous fenestration and stenting.
Baciewicz FA Jr, Andaya L, Williams DM.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2002 Feb;21(2):341.