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Giving back to the community. St. Joseph Health System Office

Samer A. Kanaan, MD

Specialty
  • Thoracic Surgery
Address
27451 Los Altos
Suite 290
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
27451 Los Altos
Suite 290
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Get Directions
Phone
(949) 444-5864
Fax
(949) 258-5863
Hours
Mon - Fri: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

More Information

Website
Samerkanaanmd.com
  • Specialties & Education

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Thoracic Surgery
    Secondary Specialties
    • General Surgery
    • Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Education
    • Medical School
      Northwestern University Medical School - 1997
    • Residency
      Northwestern University McGaw Medical Center - 2004
    • Fellowship
      University Southern California - Los Angeles, CA - 2007
    • Fellowship
      Brigham and Women's Hospital - Harvard, CT - 2008
  • Biography

    Biography

    Dr. Kanaan specializes in thoracic surgery, minimally invasive and robotic thoracic surgery, thoracic oncology, esophageal surgery and Heller myotomy. Board certifications include thoracic surgery and general surgery. Every effort is made to ensure a faster recovery for his patients, with measures such as small incisions. Delivery of the highest quality compassionate care is important to Dr. Kanaan. “My patients come first. I treat them as I would want my family treated.”

    Personal Interests are family time, soccer and history. Dr. Kanaan is currently accepting new patients.