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Allison J. McLarty Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Associate Program Director, Department of Surgery, Surgical Director, Left Ventricular Assist Device Program, Associate Professor of Surgery Surgery School of Medicine

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T19-080 Health Sciences Center

Stony Brook, 11794



Allison McLarty treats adults with acquired heart disease who require surgery. Her special interests involve aortic surgery, including minimally invasive endovascular stenting for aortic aneurysms and surgical treatment of aortic dissection.  She is the surgical director of the Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) program and uses leading-edge technology to treat severe heart failure with the new implantable heart pump.  She is active in the Women’s Heart Health program. She also treats patients with lung disease, including surgery for lung cancer.


  • Medical School, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
  • Residency, Columbia University, Surgery
  • Fellowship, Mayo Clinic, Surgery-Cardiothoracic

Research Grants

Award Start End Sponsor Type Amount Status
A Multi-Center, Randomized, Double-Blind, Study Evaluating the Efficacy, Safety and Tolerability of 20mg/kg Dose of RO4905417 Administered Every Four Weeks for 32 Weeks in Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery (CABG) 2011-06-08T00:00:00 2013-02-28T00:00:00 Hoffmann Laroche Incorporated Nonfederal 7375 Closed
Randomized, Multicenter, Double-Blind, Group-Sequential Study to Evaluate the Efficacy, Immunogenicity, and Safety of a Single Dose of Merck 0657nI Staphylococcus Aureus Vaccine (V710) in Adult Patients Scheduled for Cardiothoracic Surgery 2008-02-05T00:00:00 2010-07-29T00:00:00 Merck and Company Nonfederal 4004.27 Closed
Maintenance of Platelet Inhibition with cangRelor after the Discontinuation of Theinopyridines in Patients Undergoing Surgery: The Bridge Trial 2010-03-08T00:00:00 2012-01-11T00:00:00 Medicines Company Nonfederal 44525 Closed
The Effect of Acadesine on Clinically Significant Adverse Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Events in High-Risk Subjects Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass 2009-09-23T00:00:00 2011-08-10T00:00:00 Schering Plough Corporation Nonfederal 37100 Closed
Evaluation of XIENCE PRIME or XIENCE V Versus Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery for Effectiveness of Left Main Revascularization 2012-03-08T00:00:00 2018-09-05T00:00:00 Abbott Cardiovascular Systems Incorporated Nonfederal 16841.5 Approved
Prevention of Non-Surgical Bleeding by Management of HeartMate II Patients without Antiplatelet Therapy 2017-06-07T00:00:00 2018-03-08T00:00:00 St. Jude Medical Incorporated Nonfederal 15180 Approved


  1. Author Article Diseases of the Colon & Rectum Simulated Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy Training: Responsiveness of Surgery Residents 2009 52 12 1956 - 1961
  2. Author Article Annals of Surgery Does Reported Funding Differ by Gender in the Surgical Literature? 2008 247 6 1069 - 1073