Tae H. Song, MD

Thoracic Surgery, Cardiac Surgery (Heart Surgery) | More

Assistant Professor of Surgery Surgical Director, Lung Transplant Program
Director, MCS/ECMO Program

UChicago Faculty Physicians hold faculty positions with the University of Chicago and provide care for patients on the academic health system’s main campus in Hyde Park and in care centers throughout the Chicago region.

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As a highly skilled surgeon, Tae H. Song, MD, specializes in the treatment of complex cardiac and thoracic conditions. Dr. Song has expertise in heart transplantation and mechanical circulatory support for patients suffering from heart failure. Dr. Song also performs lung transplantation to treat advanced lung disease. Additionally, he is experienced in the surgical management of aortic conditions, including aneurysms and dissections.

Along with his clinical work, Dr. Song is committed to researching the best surgical techniques and treatment options to improve quality of care and patient outcomes. He has also served as the co-investigator on multiple cardiac and thoracic clinical trials.

UChicago Faculty Physicians who provide services at UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial are not employees or agents of UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial.

Medical Education

  • Seoul National University

Internship

  • Allegheny General Hospital

Residency

  • Allegheny General Hospital

Fellowship

  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • Aetna HMO (specialists only)
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • BCBS PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • United Choice Plus POS/PPO
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO) (specialists only)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus HMO
  • United Choice HMO (specialists only)
  • University of Chicago Health Plan (UCHP)
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At a Glance

Practicing Since2016

Board Certifications

  • Surgery

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean