Our Team

Loma Linda University Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery is comprised of a highly qualified team of cardiothoracic surgeons. Together, our doctors and staff provide compassionate, individualized care to support the physical, mental, spiritual and emotional needs of our patients.

Our Cardiothoracic Surgeons

Leonard L. Bailey, M.D.
Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Surgery
Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD)
Pediatric Heart Transplant

Juan Bastidas, MD
Adult Cardiac Surgery
General Thoracic Surgery

Rosario Floridia, M.D.
Adult Cardiac Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement
(TAVR)

Craig Larson, D.O.
Adult Cardiac Surgery
General Thoracic Surgery

Nahidh W. Hasaniya, M.D.
Adult Cardiac Surgery
Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Surgery
Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD)
Adult and Pediatric Heart Transplant

Alfredo Rasi, M.D.
Adult Cardiac Surgery

Anees J. Razzouk, MD
Adult Cardiac Surgery
Pediatric and Congenital Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Adult and Pediatric Heart Transplant

Jason M. Wallen, MD
General Thoracic Surgery
Minmally Invasive and Robotic Surgery
Lung Cancer Surgery
Esophageal Surgery

Salman Zaheer, M.D.
General Thoracic Surgery
Lung Cancer Surgery
Esophageal Surgery

Physician Assistants

  • Joshua Gysbers, PA
  • Darin Rampton, PA
  • Howard Shattuck, PA

Nurse Practicioners

  • Jerry Colegado, NP – Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Jennifer Newcombe, NP – Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
  • Stephanie McFarland, NP – Adult Cardiac Surgery