Mid-Atlantic Cardiothoracic Surgeons

Sentara Heart Hospital, 6th Floor • 600 Gresham Drive, Suite 8600
Norfolk, VA • 757.388.6005info@macts.com
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The tradition of Mid-Atlantic Cardiothoracic surgeons is built upon 50+ years of providing patients with the highest quality comprehensive cardiothoracic surgical services. Mid-Atlantics' Cardiothoracic Surgery Program is known as a mature, respected program with nationally recognized physician experts, superior quality and complex cases.

Joseph Newton, M.D.

Joseph Newton, M.D. Dr. Joseph R. Newton, Jr. was born in Wilson, North Carolina and attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill before attending Duke University Medical School. His interest in surgery began at the early age of 12 while pursuing his Eagle Scout rank when he observed a fellow scout having a laceration repair that occurred during a 50 mile Appalachian Trail hike. Following this, while at Duke,…

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Jonathan Philpott, M.D.

Jonathan Philpott, M.D. Jonathan M. Philpott was born in 1967 in Honolulu, Hawaii. He attended the McCallie School in Chattanooga, Tennessee before entering Hampden-Sydney College in Hampden-Sydney, Virginia where he was awarded a BA in Philosophy and History in 1990. While at Hampden-Sydney, Dr. Philpott was selected to attend a summer program at St. Anne’s College at Oxford University in England to study English Literature…

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Christopher Barreiro, M.D.

Christopher Barreiro, M.D. Dr. Christopher Barreiro joined Mid-Atlantic Cardiothoracic Surgeons, Ltd. on August 1, 2011 following the completion of his fellowship training in cardiothoracic surgery at the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. He is board certified in both general and thoracic surgery, and is a member of the American College of Surgeons, the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, and the International Society…

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George Dimeling, M.D.

George Dimeling, M.D. Dr. George Dimeling was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, a city steeped in cardiac surgery tradition. His first exposure to cardiac surgery was during his junior year at Central Catholic High School when he attended a redo heart transplant at the University of Pittsburgh. This experience ignited the fire for his academic pursuits. After a successful enlistment serving the country in the U.S. Navy…

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Clinton Kemp, M.D.

Clinton Kemp, M.D. Dr. Kemp was born and raised in Lancaster, PA. After graduating as valedictorian of the Lancaster Country Day School he attended Princeton University where he was a resident and academic advisor and served on the Honor Committee. He graduated with honors with a degree in molecular biology in 2001 and was inducted into the Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society for his published research in virology and…

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