You are using an older version of Internet Explorer that is not supported on this site. Please upgrade for the best experience.

Thomas A. Schwann, MD, MBA

schwannthomasDepartment of Surgery
Division of Cardiac Surgery

Departmental/Divisional Leadership Roles

  • Associate Director, Heart and Vascular Program
  • Division Chief, Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery

Academic Appointment

  • Professor of Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate

Education and Training

  • University of Toledo, Toledo, OH
    M.B.A., (2011-2013)
  • Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven CT
    • Residency, Cardiothoracic Surgery (1991-1994)
    • Residency, General Surgery (1986-1991)
  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY
    M.D. (1982-1986)
  • Columbia University, Yale New Haven Medical Center, New York, NY
    B.A., Biochemistry (1978-1982)

Scholarly Foci

  • Multi-arterial coronary artery bypass surgery
  • Telehealth
  • Transfusions
  • Value in healthcare

Scholarly Activity

View a list of Dr. Schwann's publications in the Scholarly Commons repository.

Professional Societies and Leadership Roles

  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons
    • Member (1997-present)
    • Participant User File Program
      • Chair (2017-present)
    • Workforce on Research and Development
      • Member (2017-present)
  • American College of Cardiology
    • Ohio Chapter
      • Board of Trustees
        • Member (2014-2018)
  • American Association for Thoracic Surgery
    • Member (2013-present) 

Significant Honors and Awards (Limit 5)

  • Leadership and Service Award, University of Toeldo College of Medicine (2018)
  • Department of Surgery Award for Excellence in Resident Education, Mentorship and Professionalism (2018)
  • Department of Surgery Chairman’s Award for Outstanding Academic Contribution (2017)
  • Fellow, American College of Cardiology (1997-present)
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons (1995-present)

Contact Information

Department of Surgery
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199