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Department

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Hope Cordova, DO

PGY VI - Chief

Personal Statement:

Dr. Cordova was born and raised in the small, quaint town of Sulphur Springs, TX. She received a Bachelor of Science in Human Development from The University of Texas at Austin. She later migrated north to Fort Worth TX where she earned her medical degree from The University of North Texas Health Science Center Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine. Her professional interest consists of minimally invasive lung and esophageal resections. When outside the hospital setting, she enjoys spending time with her son and husband and traveling back home to east Texas.


Education

The University of North Texas Health Science Center Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2016
The University of Texas at Austin, 2010 Bachelor of Science in Human Development

Awards & Accomplishments

UNTHSC Alumni Scholarship Sparks Osteopathic foundation Scholarship UT Austin Luncheon with President Bill Powers Retired Faculty and Staff Scholarship Texas Exes Student Scholarship James M. Rockwell and Sarah Wade Scholarship AD Hutchinson Student Endowment Fund Scholarship Mary E. Gearing Council Scholarship CJ Davidson Scholarship Walmart Foundation Scholarship Carriage House Manor Scholarship

Affiliations

Southern Thoracic Surgery Association Society of Thoracic Surgeons American Osteopathic Association American College of Surgeons

Publications

Cordova H, Hui DS. Commentary: Gender differences in aortic pathology and detection bias. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020. (Pending publication)