Jon-Cecil M Walkes, M.D.

Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeon located in Greater Heights, Houston, TX & Downtown, Houston, TX

About Dr. Walkes

Jon-Cecil (JC) Walkes, MD, is certified by The American Board of Thoracic Surgery and has been in practice since 2003. He is a long standing member of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons. He sees patients at Texas Heart and Vein Multispecialty Group in Greater Heights, and Downtown, Houston, Texas.

Dr. Walkes has a long history of clinical excellence and previously served as an associate professor at the University of Texas Health
 Science Center and the director of the valve 
program at Memorial Hermann Heart & Vascular 
Institute – Texas Medical Center in Houston.

He attended Stanford
 University and graduated with honors in biology and humanities. Dr. Walkes then studied medicine 
at the University of California, 
Los Angeles, graduating 
with honors and his doctorate. After completing general surgery at Baylor University, he moved into the thoracic and cardiovascular residency at Baylor College of Medicine. While
 there, Dr. Walkes
 was a member of the Dr. Michael E. DeBakey Heart Team at Houston Methodist Hospital.

Dr. Walkes performs all types of adult cardiothoracic surgery and is nationally known for minimally invasive heart valve surgery. He helps train other surgeons and their teams in the area of minimally invasive valve surgery. Dr. Walkes is extensively published in the areas of valve surgery, cardiac tumor surgery, and cardiac trauma. He has an acute interest in limb salvage and has performed thousands of limb salvage surgeries to help patients heal wounds in the lower extremities.

 

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Jon-Cecil (JC) Walkes, MD, is certified by The American Board of Thoracic Surgery and has been in practice since 2003. He is a long standing member of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons. He sees patients at Texas Heart and Vein Multispecialty Group in Greater Heights, and Downtown, Houston, Texas.

Dr. Walkes has a long history of clinical excellence and previously served as an associate professor at the University of Texas Health
 Science Center and the director of the valve 
program at Memorial Hermann Heart & Vascular 
Institute – Texas Medical Center in Houston.

He attended Stanford
 University and graduated with honors in biology and humanities. Dr. Walkes then studied medicine 
at the University of California, 
Los Angeles, graduating 
with honors and his doctorate. After completing general surgery at Baylor University, he moved into the thoracic and cardiovascular residency at Baylor College of Medicine. While
 there, Dr. Walkes
 was a member of the Dr. Michael E. DeBakey Heart Team at Houston Methodist Hospital.

Dr. Walkes performs all types of adult cardiothoracic surgery and is nationally known for minimally invasive heart valve surgery. He helps train other surgeons and their teams in the area of minimally invasive valve surgery. Dr. Walkes is extensively published in the areas of valve surgery, cardiac tumor surgery, and cardiac trauma. He has an acute interest in limb salvage and has performed thousands of limb salvage surgeries to help patients heal wounds in the lower extremities.

 


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