Mark Bleiweis, M.D.
The William G. Lassiter, Jr. and Aneice R. Lassiter Professorship
Professor, Surgery and Pediatrics
Director and Principal Cardiothoracic Surgeon, UF Health Congenital Heart Center, Gainesville, Florida
Practices at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital, Gainesville, and Wolfson Children’s Hospital, Jacksonville
UF Health Congenital Heart Center
1600 SW Archer Road
Gainesville, FL 32610
Dr. Bleiweis’ clinical interests and expertise include congenital heart surgery, operative and perioperative management of newborns, treatment of single-ventricle heart defects, heart transplantation, adult congenital disease and complex valve defects.
- Fellowship – Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, 1999-2000
University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California
- Residency – Thoracic Surgery, 1996-1999
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
- Residency – General Surgery, 1989-1996
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California
- Doctor of Medicine, 1989
University of California at San Diego, San Diego, California
- Bachelor of Arts, Chemistry, 1985
Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
Congenital Heart Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery (2010)
American Board of Thoracic Surgery (2001)
American Board of Surgery (1997)
Florida Medical Licensure since 2005
For more information about publications, please visit the UFHealth.org website.