Ruben G. Nava Bahena

Ruben G. Nava Bahena, MD

Specializes In
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

Appointments

Sees Patients For

General thoracic surgery, lung transplantation, lung cancer, esophageal cancer, benign esophageal disease (paraesophageal and hiatal hernias, achalasia, esophageal diverticulum), minimally invasive thoracic surgery (VATS, robotic surgery), mediastinal masses

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Locations

Experience

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery

Academic Title(s)

Assistant Professor, Surgery,Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Research Interests

Lung transplant

Education

Fellowship

2018 Cardiothoracic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri

Residency

2016 General Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri

Research Fellowship

2011 Lung Transplant, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis Missouri

Residency

2009 General Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

Residency

2002 Emergency and Integral Medicine, University of the Armed Forces: Graduate Military School, Mexico City, CDMX

Medical Degree

2000 University of the Armed Forces: Graduate Military School, Mexico City, CDMX