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Mitchell Lirtzman, M.D.

Mitchell Lirtzman, M.D.

Cardiovascular Surgery
LGMD Physician Group

For Appointments

Call (337) 289-7999

Office Locations

About Lirtzman

Dr. Lirtzman, with decades of experience, has been recognized repeatedly for excellent outcomes at the state and national level. He offers cutting-edge cardiovascular care with compassion and expertise.  Dr. Lirtzman is Board-Certified with the American Board of Thoracic Surgery. 

Experience
Louisiana Heart, Lung and Vascular Center (Lafayette, LA)
Group practice in cardiovascular-thoracic surgery (Chicago, IL)
Solo practice in cardiovascular-thoracic surgery (Skokie, IL)
Instructor, Department of General Surgery, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s (Chicago, IL)
Residency, Cardiovascular-Thoracic Surgery, Tulane University Medical Center (New Orleans, LA)
Residency, General Surgery, St. Luke’s Medical Center (Chicago, IL)
Internship, General Surgery, St. Luke’s Medical Center (Chicago, IL)

Certification
Board Certified - American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Organizational Involvement
The American College of Surgeons
The College of Chest Physicians
Society of Thoracic Surgeons

Specialties

Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Chicago School of Medicine (Chicago, IL) Undergraduate degree, cum laude, from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Urbana, IL)