Joseph Woo

Cardiothoracic surgeon

Heart Surgery Clinic

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-724-7500
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Heart Surgery Clinic at Blake Wilbur Building

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-724-7500
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Heart Transplant Program

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-5468
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Valvular Heart Disease Clinic

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-6459
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Center for Advanced Lung Disease

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-3633
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Professional Education

  • Fellowship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (2001) PA
  • Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (1999) PA
  • Internship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (1993) PA
  • Medical Education: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (1992) PA
  • Board Certification: Cardiothoracic Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery
  • Board Certification: General Surgery, American Board of Surgery
  • Fellow, University of Pennsylvania, Cardiothoracic Surgery (2001)
  • Resident, University of Pennsylvania, Cardiothoracic Surgery (2001)
  • Chief Resident, University of Pennsylvania, Surgery (1999)
  • Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, University of Pennsylvania (1997)
  • Resident, University of Pennsylvania, Surgery (1998)
  • Intern, University of Pennsylvania, Surgery (1993)
  • MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (1992)
  • BS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1988)

Honors & Awards

  • Surgical Mentorship Teaching Award, Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania (2013)
  • Luigi Mastroianni Clinical Innovator Award, University of Pennsylvania (2012)
  • Top Doctors of Philadelphia Region, Philadelphia Magazine (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013)
  • Class of 2012 Teaching Award, Penn Medicine (2009)
  • 10 Philadelphia Medical Researchers to Watch for 2005, Philadelphia Inquirer (2005)
  • 21 Up and Coming Leaders of Philadelphia Award Winner, Philadelphia Magazine (2003)
  • 40 under Forty Award Winner, Philadelphia Business Journal (2003)
  • Leonard J. Perloff Chief Resident Teaching Award (as determined by fellow residents), Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania (1999)
  • Resident Prize First Place, Pennsylvania Association of Thoracic Surgery (1997)
  • Surgical Scholar Award (Scoring 99th percentile on American Board of Surgery In-Service Exam), Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania (1997)
  • Vivien Thomas Young Investigator Award Winner, American Heart Association (1997)
  • William Y. Inouye Teaching Award (Top resident teacher as determined by medical students), Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania (1997)
  • Penn Pearls Teaching Award (Teaching excellence, as determined by medical students), University of Pennsylvania (1995)
  • I. S. Ravdin Prize (Top student in surgery), Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania (1992)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, University of Pennsylvania (1991)

Administrative Appointments

  • Chair, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine (2014 - Present)
  • Attending Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Stanford Hospital and Clinics (2014 - Present)
  • Attending Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Lucille Packard Children’s Hospital (2014 - Present)
  • Member, Executive Committee, Stanford University School of Medicine (2014 - Present)
  • Member, Perioperative Services Medical Committee (2014 - Present)
  • Associate Director, Stanford Cardiovascular Institute, CT Surgery (2014 - Present)