Benjamin C. Degner, MD

Benjamin C. Degner

Assistant Professor, Division of Cardiac Surgery

East Carolina Heart Institute at ECU
115 Heart Drive, Greenville, NC 27834

252-744-4400 (phone)
252-744-3987 (fax)


  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Aortic Surgery
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Mitral and Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery


  • Medical School: Wayne State University School of Medicine, M.D. (2010)
  • Residency: Loyola University Medical Center, General Surgery Residency (2010-2015)
  • Fellowship: Weill Cornell-New York Presbyterian/Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellowship (2015-2017)
  • Fellowship: Weill Cornell-New York Presbyterian, Advanced Aortic Surgery Fellowship (2017-2018)

Professional Organizations

  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • American College of Surgeons

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