Department Chair

Mark D. Iannettoni

Mark D. Iannettoni, MD, MBA

W. Randolph Chitwood, Jr, MD, Distinguished Chair in Cardiovascular Sciences
Professor and Chief, Division of Thoracic and Foregut Surgery
Program Director, Thoracic Surgery Residency
Chief, Cardiovascular Service Line ECHI/Vidant

Medical School
  • SUNY Health Sciences Center at Syracuse (1985)
  • SUNY Health Sciences Center at Syracuse General Surgery Residency (1985-91)
  • University of Michigan Thoracic Residency (1991-93)
  • General Thoracic Surgery John Alexander Thoracic Fellowship in General Thoracic Surgery (1993-94)
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Professional Highlights and Honors
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, Gamma Chapter (1985)
  • John Alexander Fellow in General Thoracic Surgery (1993-94)
  • Johann L. Ehrenhaft Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery (2004)
  • Strathmore's Who's Who (2006-07)
  • America's Top Doctors for Cancer - Castle Connolly Guide (2006)
  • Marquis "Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare", 6th edition. (2006)
  • US News and World Report Best Physicians (2008)
  • US News and World Report Star Designation as Upper 1% of Physicians Recognized in Their Specialty (2010)
  • Socrates Award from Thoracic Surgery Residents Association (2015)
Clinical Interests
  • General Thoracic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive and Robotically-Assisted Thoracic Surgery
  • Lung Volume Reduction Surgery
  • Benign and Malignant Esophageal Disease

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Program Director

Pradeep S. Arumugham

Pradeep S. Arumugham, MD

Program Director, Affiliated Assisted Professor,
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship
Kinston Medical Specialist

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
Board Certifications
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
Medical School
  • University of Kerala, 1999
  • Saint Louis University Hospital, 2001
  • Saint Louis University Hospital, 2003
  • Albert Einstein University, 2011
  • Vidant Medical Center, 2012
ECU Brody School of Medicine and Vidant Health