Michael Salna, MD

Specialty: Cardiothoracic surgery

Medical Centre: Medical Centre

Residency: Columbia University Irving Medical Center/NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Fellowship: None


Passionate about innovation, bioengineering, and advancing the fields of transplantation and device-based therapies for end-stage heart/lung failure.

Dr. Salna received his undergraduate degree in biomedical sciences from the University of Western Ontario and his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons where he led the Allen O. Whipple Surgical Society in teaching surgical skills to medical students. He is currently pursuing an MBA at the Kellogg School of Management/Northwestern University during his enrichment year with a specialization in healthcare strategy and data analytics.