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Koh, Paul S. MD
Dr. Koh received his medical degree from Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago in 1994. He completed his internship and residency in General Surgery at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland, then completed a fellowship in General Thoracic Surgery at Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre at Dalhousie University Medical School in Halifax, Nova Scotia. He completed a second fellowship in Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery at the University of Minnesota just prior to joining the Oregon Heart & Vascular Institute in Eugene.

Dr. Koh has done molecular and cellular research on apoptosis and disordered signaling associated with HIV and congenital aplasia at Oregon Cancer Center and neurosciences honors research at Northwestern University. He has presented and published extensively on topics related to assessing the cervical esophagus and cervical esophagogastrostomy.

Dr. Koh’s specialty interests include minimally invasive thoracic surgery, thoracic oncology, adult cardiac surgery, ventricular assist devices, thoracic transplantation and general thoracic surgery.

OHVI Cardiovascular Surgeons

3311 RiverBend Drive, Suite 300
Springfield OR 97477
(541) 222-2866
(541) 222-2843
 
Insurance Accepted
Atrio Health Plans
First Choice Health Network
Health Net of Oregon
Humana - VA
Medicare
Moda Health (ODS)
Oregon Medicaid (DMAP)
Samaritan Health Plans
Trillium Medicare
Trillium OHP
Privileged Facility Date on Staff Category Status Department
PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center - RiverBend 7/29/2005 Active Current Cardiovascular Thora
PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center - University Dist 8/10/2008 Courtesy Current Cardiovascular Thora
Specialty Type
Cardiothoracic Surgery Secondary
Cardiovascular Surgery Primary
General Surgery Secondary
Board Status Certified Expires
American Board of Surgery Expired 3/31/2003 7/1/2013
American Board of Thoracic Surgery Board Certified-Maintenance of Certification Compliant 6/1/2007 12/31/2017
Education Degree Program Specialty
University of Minnesota Fellowship Thoracic Surgery
Dalhousie University Medical School, Queen Eli Fellowship Thoracic Surgery
Oregon Health & Science University Residency General Surgery
Oregon Health & Science University Internship General Surgery
Northwest Univ Medical School MD Medical School