Jeffrey Sugimoto, M.D.

Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery

Certification: American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Medical School: University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
Residency: University of Chicago Hospitals and Clinics, Chicago, IL
Fellowship: University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Alegent Creighton Clinic

Cardiothoracic Surgery (Creighton, Suite 3700)

601 North 30th Street
Department of Surgery - Suite 3700
Omaha, NE 68131

Phone: 402-717-4841
Fax: 402-717-6063

Cardiology (Bergan)

7500 Mercy Road
Omaha, NE 68124

Phone: 402-398-5880
Fax: 402-398-6716

Cardiology (Webster)

3006 Webster Street
Omaha, NE 68131

Phone: 402-717-0717
Fax: 402-717-6053

Dr. Sugimoto is the Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Creighton University and the Medical Director of the Center for Blood Conservation. A graduate of the University of Chicago School of Medicine, Dr. Sugimoto completed his surgery residency at the University of Chicago Hospitals and Clinics and his thoracic and cardiovascular residency at the University of Chicago Medical Center. Dr. Sugimoto completed fellowships at the American Cancer Society and the Coller Society. Dr. Sugimoto is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.

Chairman of Department of Surgery
Department of Surgery: Professor
Chief of Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery
Director of the Blood Conservation Center Bloodless Surgery Program


Special Interests/Expertise in adult cardiac surgery, minimally invasive coronary artery bypass, spectranetics laser surgery, thoracic aortic surgery.

Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Information

Thoracic surgeons are specialists in the operative, peri-operative and critical care of patients with pathologic conditions in the chest. This includes the surgical care of coronary artery disease, cancers of the lung, esophagus and chest wall, abnormalities of the great vessels and heart valves, congenital anomalies, tumors of the mediastinum, and diseases of the diaphragm.