FryeCare Heart, Lung & Vascular

Our Team

Richard Carlton, MD

Board-Certified in General Surgery, Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery

Education

Medical School: University of Massachusetts Medical School 
Residency: University of Miami
Fellowship: Cleveland Clinic

Services

  • Aortic aneurysm repair
  • Coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG)
  • Minimally invasive valve replacement
  • Thoracic aortic surgery

Valve Procedures

  • Heart valve repair/replacement
    • Minimally invasive aortic valve replacement
    • Aortic valve replacement and repair
    • Mitral valve replacement and repair
    • Tricuspid valve repair
    • Cardiac valve surgery
    • Multiple valve replacement/repair

Mark Hennington, MD

Board-Certified in General Surgery, Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery

Education

Medical School:  University of Mississippi School of Medicine
Residency: University of North Carolina
Fellowship: University of North Carolina

Services

Heart Procedures

  • Aortic aneurysm repair
  • Coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG)
  • Minimally invasive valve replacement
  • Thoracic aortic surgery

Lung Procedures

  • Surgical treatment of lung esophageal cancer
  • Surgery for complications of emphysema
  • Advanced diagnostic and treatment of benign lung conditions
  • Diseases of the mediastinum – thymic neoplasms, lymphoma
  • Thoracic trauma
  • Pulmonary valve replacement and repair
  • Minimally invasive thoracic surgery, including VATS lobectomy, pneumonectomy, esophagogastrectomy

Valve Procedures

  • Heart valve repair/replacement
    • Minimally invasive aortic valve replacement
    • Aortic valve replacement and repair
    • Mitral valve replacement and repair
    • Tricuspid valve repair
    • Cardiac valve surgery
    • Multiple valve replacement/repair