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Robert McKenna, MD

Thoracic & Cardiac Surgeon

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  • Bio & Insurance Information

    Dr. Robert McKenna graduated the medical school from the Keck School of Medicine of USC and completed his residency program at the Stanford University. Two fellowships followed at the Hospital of the Good Samaritan and the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center soon after that. He is specialized in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery and also board certified in Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery. Dr. McKenna has been in practice for more than 20 years and is affiliated with the Cedar-Sinai Medical Center and Glens Falls Hospital. During his career, he has contributed to many publications of medical interest.

  • Education & Training


    Keck School of Medicine of USC

    Medical School


    Stanford University



    Hospital of The Good Samaritan



    University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center


  • Hospital & Practice

    Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (310) 423-3277

    8700 Beverly Blvd

    Los Angeles, California 90048

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    Glens Falls Hospital

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (518) 926-1000

    100 Park St

    Glens Falls, New York 12801

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    Keck Hospital of USC - Medical Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (323) 442-8500

    1500 San Pablo St

    Los Angeles, California 90033

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    Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (310) 825-9111

    757 Westwood Plaza

    Los Angeles, California 90095

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  • Publications & Memberships

    Dr. Robert McKenna has contributed to 3 publications.

    Effect of Endobronchial Coils vs Usual Care on Exercise Tolerance in Patients With Severe Emphysema: The RENEW Randomized Clinical Trial.

    Sciurba, F. C.,Criner, G. J.,Strange, C.,Shah, P. L.,Michaud, G.,Connolly, T. A.,Deslée, G.,Tillis, W. P.,Delage, A.,Marquette, C. H.,Krishna, G.,Kalhan, R.,Ferguson, ...; JAMA. 2016 May 18.

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    Minimally invasive VATS left upper lobe apical trisegmentectomy.

    Soukiasian, H. J.,McKenna, R. J.; Ann Cardiothorac Surg. 2014 May 03.

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    Comparing robot-assisted thoracic surgical lobectomy with conventional video-assisted thoracic surgical lobectomy and wedge resection: Results from a multihospital dat...

    Swanson, S. J.,Miller, D. L.,McKenna, R. J.,Howington, J.,Marshall, M. B.,Yoo, A. C.,Moore, M.,Gunnarsson, C. L.,Meyers, B. F.; J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg.. 2013 Nov 12.

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    American College of Surgeons