With more than 25 years of experience as a cardiothoracic surgeon, Dan M. Meyer, MD, brings a wealth of knowledge and skill to each patient case he reviews.
Board certified in cardiothoracic surgery, Dr. Meyer completed medical school at the University of California-Los Angeles, and residencies in general, thoracic, and cardiovascular surgery at UT Southwestern-affiliated hospitals. In addition, he was selected for an advanced fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Dr. Meyer specializes in minimally invasive mitral valve repair, aortic valve surgery, and advanced procedures on adult patients with end-stage heart failure. Dr. Meyer also specializes in minimally invasive lung surgeries, including the lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS), which provides life-changing treatment for COPD and emphysema sufferers. He also performs a minimally-invasive procedure to treat the condition known as hyperhidrosis, or excess sweating, which most commonly affects the hands, but can also occur in the face, scalp, and armpits.
Dr. Williams is fellowship trained in general and minimally invasive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery. He obtained his medical degree from Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, and completed his residency in General Surgery and his fellowship in Cardiothoracic Surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX. Dr. Williams is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.
Dr. William’s practice is located on the campus of Methodist Richardson Medical Center.
Trisha Allen, PA, assists Dan Meyer, MD, at Methodist Heart and Lung. Trisha completed her graduate training at Massachusetts School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and has special interest in cardiothoracic surgery.
Jacob Vintinner, PA, assists Derek Williams, MD, at Methodist Heart and Lung. Jacob completed his graduate training at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and has special interest in cardiothoracic surgery.