Norton Children’s Heart Institute, affiliated with the University of Louisville, has grown to more than 120 staff members providing cardiothoracic surgery, including heart transplants.
With pediatric cardiothoracic surgeon Bahaaldin Alsoufi, M.D. assuming leadership of the institute, Erle H. Austin III, M.D. will continue providing the quality cardiothoracic surgery he has performed for children for the past 30 years.
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Dr. Austin stated that he looks forward to his and the institute’s future with Dr. Alsoufi; Deborah J. Kozik, D.O., pediatric cardiovascular surgeon; and the rest of the team caring for children with heart conditions.