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Andrew Hurwitz, MD

Thoracic & Cardiac Surgeon

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  • Bio & Insurance Information

    Dr. Andrew Hurwitz is a recognized thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Glendale, California. He received his medical diploma from Indiana University School of Medicine in 1988. Dr. Hurwitz completed his medical education with a residency in general surgery at Henry Ford Hospital – Wayne State University and a fellowship in thoracic surgery at Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center. He is certified by the American Board in thoracic and cardiac surgery and his subspecialty is general cardiac surgery. Currently, he is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including: San Gabriel Valley Medical Center, USC Verdugo Hills Hospital, Glendale Adventist Medical Center, Glendale Memorial Hospital, and Health Center, and Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center. He was awarded the honor ACS Fellow. He has published two articles in collaboration with other doctors. He is a member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons.

  • Education & Training


    Indiana University School of Medicine

    Medical School


    Henry Ford Hospital - Wayne State University



    Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center


  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Thoracic Surgery

  • Hospital & Practice

    Dignity Health - Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (818) 502-1900

    1420 S Central Ave

    Glendale, California 91204

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    Glendale Adventist Medical Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (818) 409-8000

    1509 Wilson Terrace

    Glendale, California 91206

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    Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (213) 413-3000

    1300 N Vermont Ave

    Los Angeles, California 90027

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    San Gabriel Valley Medical Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (626) 289-5454

    438 W Las Tunas Dr

    San Gabriel, California 91776

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    USC Verdugo Hills Hospital

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (800) 872-2273

    1812 Verdugo Blvd

    Glendale, California 91208

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  • Publications & Memberships

    Dr. Andrew Hurwitz has contributed to 2 publications.

    Endovascular excimer laser atherectomy techniques to treat complex peripheral vascular disease: an orderly process.

    Garnic, J.D., Hurwitz, A.S.; Tech Vasc Interv Radiol. 2005 Dec.

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    Efficacy of Blake drains for mediastinal and pleural drainage following cardiac operations.

    Sakopoulos, A.G., Hurwitz, A.S., Suda, R.W., Goodwin, J.N.; J Card Surg. 2005-11-01.

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    American College of Surgeons

    Society of Thoracic Surgeons