Mark Anderson, MD


Chair, Department
of Cardiac Surgery

University / Hospital Affiliation

Hackensack University Medical Center


Dr. Anderson has extensive experience in cardiovascular care, including fellowship training in heart and lung transplantation. His clinical interests include the surgical management of heart failure and mechanical circulatory support, minimally invasive and robotic heart surgery as well as heart valve replacement and repair. As a leading expert in mitral valve repair and replacements, Dr. Anderson is one of the highest volume mitral valve surgeons in the country where 95 percent of these surgeries use minimally invasive incisions, shortening two-month recoveries to just a few weeks.

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Manuscripts & Publications

Treatment of Acute Myocardial Infarction and Cardiogenic Shock: Outcomes of the RECOVER III Postapproval Study by Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions Shock Stage

The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions proposed a staging system (A–E) to predict prognosis in cardiogenic shock. Herein, we report clinical outcomes of the RECOVER III study for the first time, according to Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions shock classification.

SHOCK5: Utilization of an RP Flex Impella to support Right Ventricular Dysfunction post Left Ventricular Assist Device Placement

Right ventricular dysfunction (RVD) during Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) placement is associated with increased morbidity and mortality. Right Ventricular Assist Device (RVAD) implantation has been shown to reduce the severity of RVD and can improve overall outcomes.

Safety And Efficacy Of Impella RP Support For Acute Right Ventricular Failure Complicated By Cardiogenic Shock: Post Market Approval Sub-Analysis Of The CVAD Registry

There is limited data on the use of Impella RP, a percutaneous right ventricular assist device (pRVAD) for hemodynamic support in acute right ventricular failure (RVF). This study aims to address this knowledge gap.