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Merry Uchiyama, MD

Dr. Merry Uchiyama, M.D. completed general surgery residency at Virginia Commonwealth University and cardiothoracic surgery fellowship at University of California San Francisco. She met requirements for both cardiac and thoracic surgery training pathways in her fellowship program, has extensive experience in robotic surgery, lung and esophageal cancer surgery, heart and lung transplantation and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.

Dr. Uchiyama currently specializes in open, minimally invasive and robotic surgery of the lungs, esophagus, chest wall and foregut. She also maintains a broad skillset in endobronchial ultrasound, stent and valve placement and additionally, upper endoscopy and stent placement. Her special interests are in ECMO therapy and she is launching a program at John Muir Concord Medical Center.