Medical Education

Michael Kasten
Michael W. Kasten, M.D.
Medical School

University of Kentucky

Undergraduate School

University of Kentucky


Lexington, KY

Medical Interests

Cardiothoracic Surgery, Vascular Surgery


Running, Golf, Cars, UK basketball

Future Plans

Indiana University Cardiothoracic Surgery fellowship

Reason for Residency

One of the best residencies on the planet. Hidden gem. Unbelievable volume, breadth of cases. Unparalleled exposure to complex cases (CT, surg onc, HPB, bariatrics) to where you're basically doing a fellowship your 4-5 years. Clinic service. Awesome attendings. I can go on.

Year of study
Fifth Year