Somasundaram A, Wicks RT, Lata AL, Qasem SA, Hsu W. En bloc spondylectomy for primary malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the thoracic spine with aortic involvement: case report. J Neurosurg Spine. 2015;22(4):399-405.
Scott AT, Halvorson JJ, O'Gara TJ, Lata AL. Successful manubriosternal fusion following failure of open reduction and internal fixation of a traumatic manubriosternal dislocation. J Bone Joint Surg Case Connect. 2013;3(4):e98.
Lata AL, Hammon JW, Deal DD, Stump DA, Kincaid EH, Kon ND. Cannula design reduces particulate and gaseous emboli during cardiopulmonary bypass for coronary revascularization. Perfusion. 2011;26(3):239-244.
Shroff GS, Lata AL, Parks GE, Entrikin DW. Giant pericardial lymphangioma--imaging, surgical, and pathologic correlations. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2011;35(5):642-644.
Lata AL, Oaks T, Levine EA. Initial institutional experience with thoracoscopic assisted esophagectomy. Am Surg. 2010;76(7):735-740.
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Cardiac Surgery, Cardiac Transplantation, Thoracic Surgery
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#10. Highly recommend this provider to others he did a very good job w/my surgery, took time w/me & explain everything well & answered my questions in a understanding way.
*Dr. Lata is excellent.
*Dr. Lata always spent all the time I felt was needed with me during every visit. Great experience!