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Justin Van Meeteren, DO

Justin Van Meeteren, DO

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
Dr. Justin Van Meeteren is a board-certified, fellowship-trained cardiothoracic surgeon with Midwest Heart and Vascular Specialists. He is affiliated with Research Medical Center in Kansas City, Mo., and Centerpoint Medical Center in Independence, Mo. Dr. Van Meeteren offers nearly 10 years of experience, and is a participating surgeon in the TAVR (transcatheter aortic valve replacement) program within the structural heart center at the Heart & Vascular Institute at HCA Midwest Health. He offers expertise in heart and lung surgery, thoracic aneurysm repair, Maze procedure, mitral valve surgery, valve repair or replacement (aortic, mitral, tricuspid, and pulmonary), and video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) or thoracotomy. He has received professional honors including the O.T. Clagett Traveling Fellowship in Cardiothoracic Surgery from the Mayo Clinic and a NEOCOM research award, and has completed a fellowship in minimally invasive cardiac surgery. Additionally, Dr. Van Meeteren has authored numerous articles, presentations and papers in his field.

Aorta transaction

Aortic Dissection (bleeding in the aorta walls)

Aortic Valve Replacement

Atrial Fibrillation

Benign Conditions of the Esophagus

Carotid Artery Stent Placement

Congestive heart failure (ineffective heart muscle)

Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)

Endovascular Repair

Esophageal Cancer

Heart Surgery

Left Ventricular Aneurysm (stretched heart muscle)

Lung Cancer

Lung Surgery

Maze Procedure

Mediastinal Tumors

Minimally-Invasive Cardiac Surgery

Mitral Valve Replacement

Mitral Valve Surgery

Myocardial Infarction (heart attack)

Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm (stretched aorta in chest)

Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm (TAA) Repair

Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Thoracotomy

Tracheal Stenosis

Tracheobronchial Cancer

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)

Tricuspid Valve Replacement

Valve Repair or Replacement

Valvular Insufficiency

Valvular Stenosis (blocked or narrowed valves)

Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)

Aorta transaction

Aortic Dissection (bleeding in the aorta walls)

Aortic Valve Replacement

Atrial Fibrillation

Benign Conditions of the Esophagus

Carotid Artery Stent Placement

Congestive heart failure (ineffective heart muscle)

Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)

Endovascular Repair

Esophageal Cancer

Heart Surgery

Left Ventricular Aneurysm (stretched heart muscle)

Lung Cancer

Lung Surgery

Maze Procedure

Mediastinal Tumors

Minimally-Invasive Cardiac Surgery

Mitral Valve Replacement

Mitral Valve Surgery

Myocardial Infarction (heart attack)

Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm (stretched aorta in chest)

Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm (TAA) Repair

Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Thoracotomy

Tracheal Stenosis

Tracheobronchial Cancer

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)

Tricuspid Valve Replacement

Valve Repair or Replacement

Valvular Insufficiency

Valvular Stenosis (blocked or narrowed valves)

Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)