Denton Cooley signed Medical Assoc. FDC Surgeon 1st Implant of Artificial Heart For Sale
Denton Cooley signed Medical Assoc. FDC Surgeon 1st Implant of Artificial Heart:
1947 first day cover issued for the "!00th Anniversary of the American Heart Association," personally autographed and date by renowned heart surgeon Denton Cooley. A COA from Hudson Valley Autographs accompanies this item.
Denton Cooley(August 22, 1920– November 18, 2016) was an American heart and cardiothoracicsurgeonfamous for performing the first implantation of a totalartificial heart. Cooley was also the founder and surgeon in-chief ofThe Texas Heart Institute, chief of Cardiovascular Surgery at clinical partnerBaylor St. Luke's Medical Center, consultant in Cardiovascular Surgery atTexas Children's Hospitaland a clinical professor of Surgery at theUniversity of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.