Basar Sareyyupoglu, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgeon
Scott & White Healthcare

Director, Thoracic Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support

Cardiothoracic Surgery - Adult Cardiac

Patient Care Emphasis
Aortic Root Reconstruction, Aortic Surgery, Cardiac Transplant, Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting, Lung Transplantation, Mechanical Cardiac Assistance, Mitral Valve Surgery - Minimally Invasive, Mitral Valve Surgery - Open

Scott & White Appointment
September 12, 2011

  • Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey, 1994-1999, MD

  • Specialty Training
  • Cardiothoracic Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support Instructor, UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA, 2009-2011
  • Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellowship, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 2006-2009
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency, Kosuyolu Heart and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey, 2000-2006
  • Medicine and Surgery Internship, Ibni Sina Hospital, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey, 1999-2000

  • Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Assistant Professor of Surgery

    Awards and Honors
  • Cardiac Chief Resident, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 2008-2009
  • Blue Ribbon on best adult cardiac surgery poster in Society of Thoracic Surgeons Meeting, San Francisco, 2009

  • Professional Memberships
  • International Society Heart and Lung Transplantation
  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • Society of Turkish Cardiovascular Surgery
  • American Medical Association

  • Languages Spoken
    English, Turkish


    Scott & White Clinic - Temple
    2401 S. 31st St.
    Temple, TX 76508