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18400 Katy Freeway Suite 690
Houston, TX 77094

Phone: 832-522-8600



Javier Lafuente, MD

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Education & Training
Medical School: Universidad de Costa Rica Facultad de Medicina-San Jose, Costa Rica - 1981
Hospital Privileges
Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston Methodist St. Catherine Hospital, Houston Methodist West Hospital
Cardiovascular Surgery, Surgery - General, Surgery - Thoracic, Vascular Surgery
Interests/Special Procedures
Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiovascular Surgery, Aortic Aneurysms, Arrhythmia Surgery, Atrial Septum Defect, Bronchoscopy, Carotid Endarterectomy, Coronary Artery Disease, Esophageal Surgery, Gallstones, Heart Transplant, Laparoscopic Appendectomy, Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy, Lung Biopsy/Surgery, Lung Cancer, Lung Transplant, Lung Volume Reduction, Lysis of Intestinal Adhesion, Mitral Valve Disease, Mitral Valve Prolapse, Pulmonary Surgery, Peripherial Vascular Disease, Peripherial Vascular Disease Surgery, Stomach Surgery, Thoracentesis, Thoracic Surgery, Thoracoscopy, Thyroid Surgery, Trauma, Thoracic Surgery-Bronchopleural Fistula, Thoracic Surgery-Cancer Staging, Thoracic Surgery-Lung Tumor Resection, Thoracic Surgery-Pneumothorax, Varicose Vein Treatment