Welcome to ACC's Cardiac Surgery Team Section!

Combining a unique blend of forum and network, the Cardiac Surgery Team Member Section and Leadership Council serves as a College-wide resource for issues related to cardiac surgical professionals. Explore these pages to find out how we do it and who we are.

Become a Member — Join Now.

Serve as a voice for your community and become a part of the Cardiac Surgery Team Member Section and Leadership Council today! To join, opt in on your member profile at any time, call ACC Member Care at (800) 253-4636, ext. 5603 or check the box on your dues statement each Fall.

Member Benefits

The Cardiac Surgery Team Section and Leadership Council membership provides participants with opportunities to make a difference:

  • Network with colleagues
  • Develop leadership skills
  • Advance your career
  • Strengthen your skills
  • Expand upon your interests within the specialty

S. Chris Malaisrie, MD

Message From the Chair

Welcome to ACC's Cardiac Surgery Team Section!

The Surgeons Section strives to develop and implement initiatives that strengthen the surgeon's perspective within the College. We are dedicated to establishing collaboration within the heart team to enhance care for patients. The Section leadership is looking at potential partnerships across relevant ACC Member Sections.
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Section News

Coronary Revascularization the Focus of New ACC/AHA Clinical Guideline

December 14, 2021

The newest clinical guideline from the ACC and American Heart Association, in partnership with the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, provides an evidence-based approach to the treatment and management of patients with coronary artery disease who are undergoing coronary revascularization.

Check Out Complete Coverage From TCT 2021 on

November 16, 2021

Virtual Meeting

In case you missed it, the ACC provided coverage of the hottest trials that came out of the 2021 Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) meeting, including FAME 3, PRAGUE-17, STOPDAPT-2 and more.

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