Quotes by Denton Cooley

About Denton Cooley:

Denton Arthur Cooley is an American heart surgeon famous for performing the first implantation of a total artificial heart. Cooley is also founder and surgeon in-chief of The Texas Heart Institute, chief of Cardiovascular Surgery at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, consultant in Cardiovascular Surgery at Texas Children's Hospital, and a clinical professor of Surgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.

Author Bio

  • NameDenton Cooley
  • DescriptionAmerican heart surgeon
  • BornAugust 22, 1920
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionCardiac Surgeon
  • AwardsNational Medal Of Technology And Innovation; Presidential Medal Of Freedom