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Samer A. Kanaan, MD

Accepting New Patients
Orange County Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgeons - Mission Viejo
26732 Crown Valley Parkway, Suite 226
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Medical Groups & Affiliations
St. Joseph Hospital Affiliated Physicians
Speaks: English

About Samer A. Kanaan

Dr. Kanaan specializes in thoracic surgery, minimally invasive and robotic thoracic surgery, thoracic oncology, esophageal surgery and Heller myotomy. Board certifications include thoracic surgery and general surgery. Every effort is made to ensure a faster recovery for his patients, with measures such as small incisions. Delivery of the highest quality compassionate care is important to Dr. Kanaan. “My patients come first. I treat them as I would want my family treated.”

Personal Interests are family time, soccer and history. Dr. Kanaan is currently accepting new patients.

Medical School

Northwestern University Medical School
1997

Internship

Northwestern McGraw Medical Center
2000

Residency

Northwestern University McGaw Medical Center
2004

Fellowship

Washington University
2007

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
Orange County Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgeons - Mission Viejo
26732 Crown Valley Parkway, Suite 226
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Medical Groups & Affiliations
St. Joseph Hospital Affiliated Physicians
Orange County Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgeons - Orange
1310 West Stewart Drive, Suite 503
Orange, CA 92868
Medical Groups & Affiliations
St. Joseph Hospital Affiliated Physicians
Affiliated Locations

Robotics Surgery Program
St. Joseph Hospital, Orange
Mission Hospital, Mission Viejo
Mission Hospital, Laguna Beach
St. Jude Medical Center