Charles T. Bakhos, MD
Charles T. Bakhos is a cardiothoracic surgeon at Albany Medical Center in Albany, New York. He specializes in both open and minimally invasive surgeries of the esophagus, lungs, and pleura (the membrane lining of the lungs where mesothelioma typically develops).
Dr. Bakhos holds a master’s degree in cardiovascular pharmacology from Université Claude Bernard in Lyon, France and received his medical degree from Saint-Joseph University in Beirut, Lebanon. He completed his residency in cardiothoracic surgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston (Harvard Medical School) and his training in general surgery at the Hospital of Saint Raphael in New Haven, CT. His internship in internal medicine was done at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio.
Dr. Bakhos is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and is board eligible in cardiothoracic surgery. He is a member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.