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Francis P. Sutter, DO, FACS

Main Line Health

Francis P. Sutter, DO, FACS

Chief, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Lankenau Medical Center


◽ Cardiology - Cardiac Surgery

Atherosclerosis; Atrial Fibrillation (AFib); Chest Pain and Heart Attack; Coronary Heart Disease/Coronary Artery Disease



Dr. Sutter is a pioneer in minimally invasive and robotic-assisted coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) surgery, using off-pump beating-heart technique. He is published in multiple medical journals, provides international training for healthcare professionals, active lecturer and researcher. Dr. Sutter is recognized as a Top Doctor by U.S. News & World Report, Philadelphia Magazine and Main Line Today.

Education & Fellowships

    ◽ Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
    ◽ Internship: Parkview Hospital - Philadelphia
    ◽ Residency: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    ◽ Fellowship: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards & Honors

    ◽ 2018 OJ Snyder Memorial Medal, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM)
    ◽ 2016 Top Doctor, Main Line Today
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