Hyde McKinney Russell, MD is a cardiac surgeon at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and the surgical director for the Program for Adult Congenital Heart Disease at the Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute. Dr. Russell’s special interests include adult and pediatric congenital heart surgery, complex reoperations in congenital heart surgery, heart transplantation, valve repair and replacement, and coronary artery surgery. An assistant professor of Surgery at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine, Dr. Russell has been inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. A graduate of Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Dr. Russell completed his internship as well as his general surgery residency at the University of Chicago Hospitals. He completed his cardiothoracic surgery residency at McGaw Medical Center-Northwestern Memorial Hospital, and served two years as a post-doctoral research fellow in cardiothoracic surgery at the University of California-Los Angeles. Dr. Russell is board certified in surgery and thoracic surgery.