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I specialize in:

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Thoracic
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Cardiomyopathies
  • Coronary Artery Bypass
  • and 6 more


C. B. Sai Sudhakar, MD, FACS, FRCS, is a cardiothoracic surgeon and an associate professor of surgery at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. Dr. Sai Sudhakar earned his medical degree from Stanley Medical College in Madras, India. Dr. Sai Sudhakar completed the Yale-affiliated residency program at St. Mary’s Hospital in Waterbury, Connecticut, and was chief resident of Cardiothoracic Surgery at The Ohio State University Hospital. He completed surgical fellowships at the Royal College of Surgeons and University of Glasgow in the United Kingdom, at Yale University and at the American College of Surgeons in Chicago. Dr. Sai Sudhakar has a special interest in mechanical circulatory support devices and heart transplantation. He is a leader in the field of artificial heart pumps for advanced heart failure, as well as an expert in valve surgery, aortic surgery and complex high-risk cardiac surgery. Dr. Sai Sudhakar is actively involved in several clinical and science research projects investigating the mechanisms of heart failure and understanding the pathophysiology of heart failure and pulmonary hypertension.

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My Background

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery


Cardio Thoracic Surgery
Yale University School of Medicine
10/28/1996 - 6/30/1998

Cardio Thoracic Surgery
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
7/1/2001 - 6/30/2003


General Surgery
Saint Mary's Hospital
7/1/1998 - 6/30/1999

General Surgery
Waterbury Hospital
6/28/1999 - 6/27/2001

Medical Degree

Stanley Medical College

Additional Languages I Speak
  • Hindi
  • Tamil
  • Telugu
My Department