Puja Kachroo, MD

Puja Kachroo, MD

Surgical Director, Center for Diseases of the Thoracic Aorta (CDTA)
Associate Professor, Surgery


Specialty Areas



  • Medical School: Ross University, Dominica, West Indies, 2007
  • MS, Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University, New York, NY, 2003

Post Doctoral Education

  • General Surgery Intern: Rutgers Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, 2007-2008
  • General Surgery Junior Resident: Rutgers Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, 2008-2010
  • Fellow: K30 Graduate Training Program in Translational and Clinical Investigation, UCLA, Los Angeles, California, 2010-2011
  • Research Fellow: Division of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery & Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, California, 2010-2012
  • General Surgery Senior Resident: Rutgers Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, 2012-2014
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery Resident: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 2014-2016


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Hospital Affiliation

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Patients Seen At:

Center for Advanced Medicine
Heart and Vascular Center
4921 Parkview Place, Suite A, Floor 8
St. Louis, MO 63110
Patient appointments: 314-362-7260