Physician’s Profile

Mehmet C. Oz, MD, FACS

Top Doctor: 
Director, Integrative Medicine Center
NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell
Board Certificates: 
Surgery, Thoracic Cardiovascular
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
Surgery, General
Cardiac Surgery
Heart Surgery
Pericardial Disease
Marfan's Syndrome
Coronary Artery Disease
Heart Failure
Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracic/Cardiothoracic Surgery
Bicuspid Aortic Valve
Minimally Invasive Aneurysm Repair
Arterial Insufficiency
Mechanical Assist Device
Mitral Valve Surgery
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral/Aortic Valve Replacement
Aneurysm Repair
Left Ventricular Assist Devices (LVAD)
Mitral Valve Repair
Off Pump Coronary Bypass Surgery
Heart Valve Repair
Heart Transplantation
Coronary Artery Bypass
Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
Minimally Invasive Valve Repair
Thoracic Aneurysm Surgery
Bloodless Surgery
Aortic Disease
Atrial Fibrillation
Valve Replacement
Valve Reconstruction/Repair
Thoracic Aneurysm
Open Heart Surgery
Emmy Awards for Best Daytime Television Host
Emmy Awards for Best Daytime TV show (informative)
Listed in Castle Connolly Guide
Listed in Healers of the Millennium Healthy Living Magazine
Listed in Doctors of the Year, Hippocrates Magazine
Listed in Best Doctors of the Year, New York Magazine
American Legacy Foundation Honors: Humanitarian in Medicine and Public Health Award, 2009
44th Annual National Magazine Awards (April 30, 2009): Personal Service Category Esquire Magazine: "Retool, Reboot, Rebuild", 2009 
Books for a Better Life Hall of Fame (February 23, 2009)
Time 100. The World's 100 Most Influential People, 2008
Urbantech Honoree, 2008
Ellis Island Medals of Honor, May 10, 2008
The Harvard 100, 02138 Magazine, The Most Influential Alumni, 2006
FREDDIE Award, Discovery Health Channel's "Transplant!" series, Host, 2006
Quills Awards, YOU: The Smart Patient, Co-author, Finalist in Health and Self Improvement category, 2006
Silver TELLY Award, Discovery Health Channel's "Transplant!" series, Host, 2006
Department of Health & Human Services - CDC, James S. Marks Pioneer in Prevention Guest Lecturer, 2005
Bastyr University, 25th Anniversary Silver Award, 2004
Books for a Better America Award (for Healing from the Heart), 1999
Named Global Leader of Tomorrow, World Economic Forum, 1999
Robert E. Gross Research Scholarship, AATS, 1994-96
Named Turkish American of the Year, 1996
Research Award, American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery, 1991
Blakemore Research Awards, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, 1988-91
Minimally invasive cardiac surgery
Complementary medicine
Healthcare outcomes analysis
Heart replacement
Doraiswamy PM, Oz MC. The Spiritual Heart: Can Gratitude Change Cardiac Biology. Spirituality in Clinical Practice 2015; Vol 2(1), March 2015, 18-20.
Cawley, J. Cisek-Gillman, L. Roberts, Rob. Cocotas, C. Smith-Cook, T. Bouchard, M. Oz, M. Effect of HealthCorps, a High School Peer Mentoring Program, on Youth Diet and Physical Activity. Childhood Obesity 2011; 7 (5)1-8.
Mezzacappa, ES. Arumugam, U. Chen, S. Stein, TR. Oz M., Buckle, J. Coconut Fragrance and Cardiovascular Response to Laboratory Stress. Holistic Nursing Practice 2010; 24(6): 1-11.
Oz MC. How Surgery Taught Me about Media. World Journal of Surgery 2010 34; 635-636.
Iribarne A, Karpenko A, Russo MJ, Cheema F, Umann T, Oz MC, Smith CR, Argenziano M. Eight-Year Experience with Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery. World Journal of Surgery 2010; 34: 611-615.
Stein TR, Olivo EL, Grand SH, Namerow PB, Costa J, Oz MC. A Pilot Study to Assess the effects of a guided imagery audiotape intervention on psychological outcomes in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery. Holistic Nursing Practice: pp 213-222 2010.
Garrido M.J., Cheema F.H., William M.R., Kherani A.R., Vigilance D.W., Oz M.C., Argenziano M. BEAMS: Epicardial Measurements using a benchtop mock-loop system. Journal of Cardiac Surgery, 2009 (in press).
George I, Xydas S, Klotz S, Hay I, Ng C, Chang J, Xu K, Li Z, Protter AA, Wu EX, Oz MC, MD; Wang J. Long-Term Effects of B-Type Natriuretic Peptide Infusion Following Acute Myocardial Infarction in a Rat Model. J Cardiovascular Pharmacology. June 2009; JCVP-08-3 63R3.
George I, Morrow B, Xu K, Yi GH, Holmes J, Wu EX, Li Z, Protter AA, Oz MC, Wang J. Prolonged Effects of B-Type Natriuretic Peptide Infusion on Cardiac Remodeling After Sustained Myocardial Injury: Am J Physiology. June 2009; (H-00661-2008R4).
Mosca L, Mochari H, Liao M, Christian AH, Edelman DJ, Aggarwal B, Oz MC . A novel family-based intervention trial to improve heart health: FIT Heart – results of a randomized controlled trial. Circulation Cardiovascular Quality Outcomes. Oct 2008; 1: 98-106.
Von Bayern MP, Arrecubieta C, Oz M, Akashi H, Cedeiras M, Naka Y, Deng MC, Lowy FD. Development of a murine ventricular assist device transcutaneous drive-line model. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2008. 27:812-814.
George I, Colley P, Russo MJ, Margens TP, Burke E, Oz MC, Deng MC, Mancini DM, Naka Y. Association of device surface and biomaterials with immunologic sensitization after mechanical support. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2008, 135: 1372-1379.
Cayci C, Russo M, Cheema F, Martens T, Ozcan V, Argenziano M, Oz M, Ascherman J. Risk analysis of deep sternal wound infections and their impact on long-term survival: A propensity analysis. Annals of Plastic Surgery. 2008; 61: 294-301.
Hong KN, Russo MJ, Liberman EA, Trzebucki A, Oz MC, Argenziano M, Williams MR. Effect of epicardial fat on ablation performance: a three-energy source comparison. J Card Surg. 2007 Nov-Dec; 22 (6):521-4.
Russo MJ, Chen JM, Sorabella RA, Martens TP, Garrido M, Davies RR, George I, Cheema FH, Mosca RS, Mital S, Ascheim DD, Argenziano M, Stewart AS, Oz MC, Naka Y. The effect of ischemic time on survival after heart transplantation varies by donor age: an analysis of the United Network for Organ Sharing database. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2007 Feb; 133 (2):554-9.
Williams MR, Casher JM, Russo MJ, Hong KN, Argenziano M, Oz MC. Laser energy source in surgical atrial fibrillation ablation: preclinical experience. Ann Thorac Surg. 2006 Dec; 82 (6):2260-4.
Vigilance DW, Garrido M, Williams M, Wan E, Zeidner A, Casher J, Kherani A, Morgan J, Naka Y, Smith C, Oz MC, Argenziano M. Off-pump epicardial atrial fibrillation surgery utilizing a novel bipolar radiofrequency system. Heart Surg Forum. 2006;9(5):E803-6.
Topkara VK, Williams MR, Cheema FH, Vigilance DW, Garrido MJ, Russo MJ, Oz MC, Argenziano M. Surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation: the Columbia Presbyterian experience. J Card Surg. 2006 Sep-Oct;21(5):441-8.
Topkara VK, Williams MR, Barili F, Bastos R, Liu JF, Liberman EA, Russo MJ, Oz MC, Argenziano M. Radiofrequency and microwave energy sources in surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation: a comparative analysis. Heart Surg Forum 2006;9(3):E614-7.
Russo MJ, Gelijns A, Stevenson LW, Sampat B, Aaronson KD, Renlund DG, Ascheim DD, Hong KN, Oz MC, Moskowitz AJ, Rose EA, Miller LW. The Cost of Medical Management in Advanced Heart Failure during the Final Two Years of Life. Journal of Cardiac Failure ; 14 (8); 651-658; October 2008 (Editorial Comment: Honoring Our Dead: Creating Worth From the Passing of Our Patients, Marc A. Silver, MD; Journal of Cardiac Failure ; 14 (8); 659-670; October 2008)
Stewart AS, Russo MJ, Martens TP, Naseem TM, Deng MC, Wang R, Argenziano M, Oz M, Naka Y. Longer duration of continuous-flow ventricular assist device support predicts greater hemodynamic compromise after return of pulsatility. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2008 Aug; 136(2):524-5. Epub 2008 May 27.
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Hebelen Jr RF, Oz MC, Scios Inc. Effects of Perioperative Nesiritide Administration on Postoperative Renal Function and Critical Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Cardiothoracic Sugery. AHA Circulation Journal; 113 (21): e807-e808; May 2006 (Poster Abstract: 7th Scientific Forum on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research in Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke, May 2006).
Kherani AR, Maybaum S, Oz MC. Ventricular Assist Devices as a Bridge to Transplant or Recovery. Cardiology 2004; 101: 93-103.
Topkara VK, Dang NC, John R, Cheema FH, Barbato R, Cavallo M, Liu JF, Liang LM, Liberman EA, Argenziano M, Oz MC, Naka Y. A decade experience of cardiac retransplantation in adult recipients. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2005 Nov; 24 (11):1745-50. Epub 2005 Jun 4.
Olivo EL, Oz MC. Your Patients Are Already Doing It and You Need to Know About It: Incorporating Integrative Medicine Into Traditional Medical Practice. Advanced Studies in Medicine; 5 (7):342-43, July/August 2005.
Sukernik MR, Goswami S, Frumento RJ, Oz MC, Bennett-Guerrero E. National survey regarding the management of an intraoperatively diagnosed patent foramen ovale during coronary artery bypass graft surgery; Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia. April 2005; 19 (2): 150-154.
Comas GM, Esrig BC, Oz MC. Surgery for myocardial salvage in acute myocardial infarction and acute coronary syndromes. Heart Fail Clin. 2007 Apr; 3 (2):181-210.
Mosca L, Banka CL, Benjamin EJ, Berra K, Bushnell C, Dolor RJ, Ganiats TG, Gomes AS, Gornik HL, Gracia C, Gulati M, Haan CK, Judelson DR, Keenan N, Kelepouris E, Michos ED, Newby LK, Oparil S, Ouyang P, Oz M, Petitti D, Pinn VW, Reberg R, Scott R, Sherif K, Smith Jr. S, Sopko G, Steinhorn RH, Stone NJ, Taubert K, Todd BA, Urbina E, Wenger N. Evidence-Based Guidelines for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Women: 2007 Update. Circulation, Mar 2007; 115: 1481-1501.
Athanasuleas CL, Buckberg GD, Stanley AW, Siler W, Dor V, Di Donato M, Menicanti L, Almeida de Oliveira S, Beyersdorf F, Kron IL, Suma H, Kouchoukos NT, Moore W, McCarthy PM, Oz MC, Fontan F, Scott ML, Accola KA; RESTORE group. Surgical Ventricular Resotration: The RESTORE Group Experience. Heart Fail Rev. 2004 Oct; 9 (4): 287-97.
Russo MJ, Chen JM, Hong KN, Stewart AS, Ascheim DD, Argenziano M, Mancini DM, Oz MC, Naka Y and the Columbia University Heart Transplant Outcomes Research Group. Survival After Heart Transplantation Is not Diminished Among Recipients With Uncomplicated Diabetes Mellitus. An Analysis of the United Network of Organ Sharing Database. Circulation, Nov 2006; 114: 2280 – 2287.
Dang NC, Cheema, FH, Oz MC. Advances in Heart Failure Surgery. Future Cardiology 1 (2): 257-67, March 2005.
Kaplan S, Morgan JA, Bisleri G, Cheema FH, Akman HO, Topkara VK, Oz MC. Effect of Resveratrol in Storage Solution on Adhesion Molecule Expression and Nitric Oxide Synthesis in Vein Grafts. Ann Thorac Surg 80: 1773-8, 2005.
Magnano A, Dizon J, Argenziano M, Vigilance D, Williams M, Yegen H, Rueter K, Oz M, Garan H. Mechanisms of Atrial Tachyarrhythmias Following Surgical Atrial Fibrillation Ablation. J Card Electro 2005 (in print).
Krucoff MW, Crater SW, Gallup D, Blankenship JC, Cuffe M, Guarneri M, Krieger RA, Kshettry VR, Morris K, Oz M, Pichard A, Sketch Jr. MH, Koenig HG, Mark D, Lee KL. Music, imagery, touch, and prayer as adjuncts to interventional cardiac care: the Monitoring and Actualisation of Noetic Trainings (MANTRA) II randomized study. Lancet 366: 211-17, July 16, 2005.
Kaplan S, Oz MC. Resveratrol, a Natural red Wine Polyphenol, reduces Ischemia-Reperfusion Induced Spinal Cord Injury. Ann. Thorac. Surg. 2005; 80: 2242-6.
Moazami N, Oz MC . Natriuretic Peptides in the Perioperative Management of Cardiac Surgery Patients. HSF 8 (3): E151-157, June 2005.
Topkara VK, Dang NC, John R, Cheema FH, Barbato R, Cavallo M, Liu JF, Liang LL, Liberman EA, Argenziano M, Oz MC , Naka Y. A Decade Expereince of Cardiac Retransplantation in Adult Recipients. J Heart Lung Transplant (in print).
Klotz S, Barbone A, Reiken S, Holmes JW, Naka Y, Oz MC , Marks AR, Burkhoff D. Left Ventricular Assist Device Support Normalizes Left and Right Ventricular Beta-Adrenergic Pathway Properties. JACC 45 (5): 668-76, March 2005.
Kherani AR, Moss GW, Zhou H, Gu A, Zhang G, Schulman AR, Fal JM, Sorabella R, Plasse T, Rui L, Homma S, Burkoff D, Oz MC, Wang J. Macrophage Inhibitor, Semapimod, Reduces Tumor Necrosis Factor-Alpha in Myocardium in a Rat Model of Ischemic Heart Failure. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 44 (6): 665-71, December 2004.
Oz MC , Ardehali A. Collective Review: Perioperative Uses of Inhaled Nitric Oxide in Adults. HSF 7 (6): E584-89, December 2004.
Morgan JA, John R, Rao V, Weinberg AD, Lee BJ, Mazzeo PA, Flannery MR, Chen JM, Oz MC , Naka Y. Bridging to transplant with the HeartMate left ventricular assist device: The Columbia Presbyterian 12-year experience. J Thoracic Cardio Surgery 127 (5): 1309-16, May 2004.
Mukherjee D, Oz M, Prager R, Eagle KA. Elective Coronary Revascularization: An Iatrogenic Form of Acute Coronary Syndrome – How Can Clinicians Reduce the Risks? American Heart Journal 148: 371-7. 2004.
Oz MC , Konertz WF, Raman J, Kleber FX. Reverse Remodeling of the Failing Ventricle: Surgical Intervention with the Acorn Cardiac Support Device. CHF 10 (2): 96-104, March-April 2004
Kherani AR, Cheema FH, Casher J, Fal JM, Mutrie CJ, Chen JM, Morgan JA, Vigilance DW, Garrido MJ, Smith CR, Oz MC . Edge-to-Edge Mitral Valve Repair: The Columbia Presbyterian Experience. Ann Thorac Surg. 77 (in print) 2004.
Morgan JA, John R, Lee BJ, Oz MC , Naka Y. Is Severe Right Ventricular Failure in Left Ventricular Assist Device Recipients a Risk Faxtor for Unsuccessful Bridgeing to Transplant and Post-Transplant Mortality. Ann Thorac Surg. 77: 859-863, 2004.
Oz MC . Emerging Role of Integrative Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease. Cardiology in Review. 12(2): 120-123, March/April 2004.
Mosca L, Appel LJ, Benjamin EJ, Berra K, Chandra-Strobos N, Fabunmi RP, Grady D, Haan CK, Hayes SN, Judelson DR, Keenan NL, McBride P, Oparil S, Ouyang P, Oz MC , Mendelsohn ME, Pasternak RC, Pinn VW, Robertson RM, Schenck-Gustafsson K, Sila CA, Smith SC, Sopko G, Taylor AL, Walsh BW, Wenger NK, Williams CL. Evidence-Based Guidelines for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Women. Circulation 109: 672-692, 2004.
Morgan JA, Oz MC . Cost-effectiveness of left ventricular assist devices. Expert Rev. Pharmacoeconomics Outcomes Res. 3(4), 427-432, 2003.
Oz MC , Gelijns AC, Miller L, Wang C, Nickens P, Arons R, Aaronson K, Richenbacher W, van Meter C, Nelson K, Weinberg A, Watson J, Rose E, Moskowitz A. Left Ventricular Assist Devices as Permanent Heart Failure Therapy, The Price of Progress. Annals of Surgery 238 (4): 577-585, October 2003.
Williams M, Casher J, Joshi N, Hankinson T, Warren M, Oz M, Naka Y, Mancini D. Insertion of a left ventricular assist device in patients without thorough transplant evaluations: A worthwhile risk? J Thoracic Cardio Surgery 126 (2): 436-442, August 2003.
Argenziano M, Oz MC , Kohmoto T, Morgan J, Dimitui J, Mongero L, Beck J, Smith CR. Totally Endoscopic Atrial Septal Defect Repair with robotic Assistance. Circulation 108: 191-194 Sept. 2003
Morgan JA, Kherani AR, Vigilance DW, Cheema FH, Colletti NJ, Sahar DI, Jan KM Diuguid DL, Nowygrod R, Oz MC , Argenziano M. Off-Pump Right Atrial Thrombectomy for Heperin-Induced Thrombocytopenia with Thrombosis. Ann Thorac Surg; 76: 615-617, 2003.
Oz MC , Konertz WF, Kleber FX, Mohr FW, Gummert JF, Ostermeyer J, Lass M, Raman J, Acker MA, Smedira N. Global Surgical Experience with the Acorn Cardiac Support Device. J Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery 126, 4: 983-991, October 2003.
Mancini D, Pinney S, Burkhoff D, LaManca J, Itescu S, Burke E, Edwards N, Oz MC , Marks AR. Use of Rapamycin Slows Progression of Cardiac Transplantation Vasculopathy. Circulation; 108: 48-53, 2003.
Kavarana MN, Sinha P, Eng M, Naka Y, Oz MC , Edwards NM. Mechanical Support for the Failing Cardiac Allograft: A Single-center Experience. J Heart Lung Transplant 22:542-547, May 2003.
Deng MC, Young JB, Stevenson LW, Oz MC , Rose EA, Hunt SA, Kirklin JK, Kobashigawa J, Miller L, Saltzberg M, Konstam M, Portner PM, Kormos R. Destination Mechanical Circulatory Support: Proposal for Clinical Standards. J Heart Lung Transplant 22, 4:365-369, April 2003.
Maybaum S, Stickwell P, Naka Y, Catanese K, Flannery M, Fisher P, Oz MC , Mancini D. Assessment of Myocardial Recovery in a Patient with Acute Myocarditis Supported with a Left Ventricular Assist Device: A Case Report. J Heart Lung Transplant 22:202-209, February 2003
Oz MC , Artrip JH, Burkhoff D. Direct Cardiac Compression Devices. J Heart Lung Transplant 21:1049-1055, October 2002.
DiGiorgi PL, Rao V, Naka Y, Oz MC . Which Patient, Which Pump? J Heart Lung Transplant. 22, 3: 221-235, March 2003.
Oz MC , Kherani AR, Rowe A, Roels L, Crandall C, Tomatis L, Young JB. How to Improve Organ Donation: Results of the ISHLT/FACT Poll. J Heart Lung Transplant. 22, 4: 389-410, April 2003.
DiGiorgi PL, Smith DL, Naka Y, Oz MC . In vitro characterization of aortic retrograde and antegrade flow from pulsatile and nonpulsatile ventricular assist devices. J Heart Lung Transplant. 23, 2: 186-192, Feb 2003.
Kherani AR, Garrido MJ, Cheema FH, Naka Y, Oz MC . Nontransplant surgical options for congestive heart failure. Congest Heart Fail; 9(1):17-24, Jan-Feb 2003.
Deng MC, Young JB, Stevenson LW, Oz MC , Rose EA, Hunt SA, Kirklin JK, Kobashigawa J, Miller L, Kormos R. Destination Mechanical Circulatory Support – Proposal for Clinical Standards. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2003.
Barbone A, Rao V, Oz MC , Naka Y. LVAD support in patients with bioprosthetic valves. Ann Thorac Surg 74:232-234, 2002.
Morales DL, Davarana MN, Helman DN, Madigan JD, Williams MR, Landry DW, Oz MC . Restoration of renal function in shock by perfusion of the renal artery with venous blood: A counterintuitive approach. Crit Care Med 30: 1297-1300, 2000.
Rao V, Barbone A, Argenziano M, Oz. Facilitated insertion of the Hancock II Bioprosthesis. J Card Surg, 2002.
Maybaum S, Epstein S, Beniaminovitz A, DiTullio M, Oz M, Bergmann SR, Mancini D. Partial loading of the left ventricle during mechanical assist device support is associated with improved myocardial function, blood fow and metabolism and increased exercise capacity. J Heart Lung Transplant. 21:446-454, 2002.
D’Alessandro DA, Rao V, DiGiorgi PL, Naka Y, Oz MC . Current Options for Mechanical Heart Technology. J Card Surg 2002.
Oz MC . Surgical implantation of the Acorn Cardiac Support Device. Operative Tech in Thorac and Cardiovas Surg. 7:2: 107-10, 2002.
Williams MR, Wellner RB, Hartnett EA, Thornton B, Kavarana MN, Mahapatra R, Oz MC , Sladen R. Long-term survival and quality of life in cardiac surgical patients with prolonged intensive care unit length of stay. Ann Thorac Surg, 73:1472-1478, 2002.
Oz MC . Emerging Role of Complementary Medicine in Valvular Surgery. Adv Cardiol. 39: 184-188, 2002.
Mital S, Barbone A, Addonizio LJ, Quagebeur JM, Mosca RJ, Oz MC , Hintze TH. Endogenous Endothelium-Derived Nitric Oxide Inhibits Myocardial Caspase Activity: Implications for Treatment of End-Stage Heart Failure. J Heart Lung Transplant; 21: 576-585, 2002.
Frazier OH, Rose EA, Oz MC , Dembitsky W, McCarthy P, Radovancevic B, Poirier VL, Dasse KA, HeartMate LVAS Investigators. Multicenter clinical evaluation of the HeartMate vented electic left ventricular assist system in patients awaiting heart transplantation. JThor and Cardio Surg 122: 1186-95, 2001.
Russo M, Choudhri AF, Whitworth G, Weinberg AD, Bickel W, Oz MC . Quantitative analysis of reproducible changes in high-voltage electrophotography. J Alternative and Comp Med 7: 617-627, 2001.
Helman DN, Oz MC . Developing a comprehensive mechanical support program. J Card Surg 16: 203-208, 2001.
Rose EA, Gelijns AC, Moskowitz AJ, Oz MC ….Long-term use of a left ventricular assist device for end-stage heart failure. N Engl J Med 345: 1435-43, 2001.
Naka Y, Edwards NM, Oz MC . Novel technique to repair type A acute aortic dissection in patients with a left ventricular assist device. Ann Thorac Surg; 72: 1403-04, 2001.
Williams MR, Stewart JR, Bolling SF, Freeman S, Anderson JT, Argenziano M, Smith CR, Oz MC . Surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation using radiofrequency energy. Annals of Thoracic Surgery; 71: 1939-44, 2001.
Rao V, Slater JP, Edwards NM, Naka Y, Oz MC . Surgical management of valvular disease in patients requiring left ventricular assist device support. Annals of Thoracic Surgery; 71: 1448-53, 2001.
Lee DC, Oz MC , Weinberg AD, Lin SX, Ting W. Optimal timing of revascularization: transmural versus nontransmural acute myocardial infarction. Annals of Thoracic Surgery; 71: 1198-204, 2001.
Oz MC , Zikria J, Mutrie C, Slater JP, Scott C, Lehman S, Connolly MW, Asher DT, Ting W, Namerow PB. Patient evaluation of the hotel function of hospitals. Heart Surgery Forum; 4 (2) 166-71, 2001.
Oz MC . Surgical issues in heart failure: what’s new? Journal of Cardiac Failure; 7 (2) 2001.
Madigan JD, Barbone A, Choudhri AF, Morales DL, Cai B, Oz MC , Burkhoff D. Time course of reverse remodeling of the left ventricle during support with a left ventricular assist device. Journal Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery; 121: 902-8, 2001.
Williams M, Oz MC , Mancini D. Cardiac assist devices for end-stage heart failure. Heart Disease; 3: 109-115, 2001.
Barbone A, Holmes JW, Heerdt PM, Naka Y, Joshi N, Daines M, Marks AR, Oz MC , Burkhoff D. Comparison of right and left ventricular responses to left ventricular assist device support in patients with severe heart failure. Circulation; 104: 670-75, 2001.
Rao V, Naka Y, Catanese KA, Flannery MA, Oz MC . Economic costs associated with implantable left ventricular assist device therapy. Journal of Congestive Heart Failure & Circulatory Support; 2 (1) 31-34, 2001.
Stevenson LW, Kormos RL, Oz, MC, et al. Mechanical cardiac support 2000: current applications and future trail design. J Heart Lung Transplant. 20: 1-38, 2001.
Nurozler F, Argenziano M, Oz MC , Naka Y. Fungal left ventricular assist device endocarditis. Ann Thorac Surg. 71: 614-18, 2001.
Oz, MC. Passive ventricular constraint for the treatment of congestive heart failure. Ann Thorac Surg. 71: S185-87, 2001.
Copeland JG, Pavie A, El-Banayosy A, Oz MC . Discussion of bridging to transplant and alternatives to transplant. Ann Thorac Surg. 71: S114-5, 2001.
Williams MR, Oz MC . Indications and patient selection for mechanical ventricular assistance. Ann Thorac Surg. 71: S86-91, 2001.
Roizen MR, Oz MC, YOU: Having a Baby, Simon & Schuster, NewYork, NY 2009
Roizen MR, Oz MC, YOU: Being Beautiful, Simon & Schuster, NewYork, NY 2008
Roizen MR, Oz MC, YOU: Staying Young, Simon & Schuster, NewYork, NY 2007
Roizen MR, Oz MC, YOU: On a Diet, Simon & Schuster, NewYork, NY 2006
Roizen MR, Oz MC, YOU: The Owner’s Manual, Harper Collins, NewYork, NY 2005, Revised 2008
Goldstein DJ, Oz MC (eds) Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery, Second Edition. Humana Press Inc., New Jersey 2004.
Stein RA, Oz MC (eds) Complementary and Alternative Cardiovascular Medicine. Humana Press Inc., New Jersey 2004.
Goldstein D, Oz MC (eds) Cardiac Assist Devices, New York 1999.
Goldstein D, Oz MC (eds) Minimally invasive cardiac surgery: State of the Art Techniques. Humaña Publishing, New York 1998.
Oz MC, Healing from the Heart. Dutton, New York, NY 1998.
Zikra BA, Oz MC, Carlson RW. (eds) Reperfusion Injury and the Clinical Capillary Leak Syndrome. Futura Inc, New York, NY, 1994.