Dr. David has been an attending surgeon in cardiothoracic surgery at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Paterson, NJ; St. Luke’s Hospital in New York, NY; and since May of 1989 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington, NC. He has also taught in the cardiac and surgery departments of Tel-Aviv University, Harvard Medical School and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Dr. David is certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery, and is licensed by the states of North Carolina, New York, New Jersey and South Carolina.
Quite literally, Dr. Ivan David has a world of experience. A native of Romania and a naturalized U.S. citizen, Dr. David earned his medical degree from the University of Padova in Italy, competed an internship and assistant cardiac surgery residency in Israel, and trained in many of the finest hospitals in America, including:
- St Luke’s Hospital, NY, NY— assistant, senior and chief residencies in surgery and a fellowship in cardiac surgery
- Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Boston, MA— fellowship in cardiac pathology
- Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC—assistant and chief residency in cardiothoracic surgery