Michael Robich, M.D., is a cardiac surgeon in Baltimore, Maryland. He is an assistant professor of Surgery with the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, and serves as the Surgical Director of Structural Heart Disease and the Director of Cardiac Surgery Quality Improvement, Johns Hopkins Perioperative Services.
Dr. Robich has clinical expertise in the surgical and interventional, catheter-based treatment of valvular heart disease with a special interest in mitral valve surgery. He has extensive experience in the surgical treatment of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. He most recently served as Surgical Director of the multidisciplinary structural heart team and the Associate Surgical Director of the Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center at Tufts University Medical Center in Boston.
Dr. Robich has interests in clinical and translational research, and has been funded by the American Heart Association and grateful patients to study myocardial repair in the setting of chronic myocardial ischemia and systemic metabolic diseases. He has studied comparative effectiveness of different revascularization strategies for early coronary artery disease using the Northern New England Database. Dr. Robich earned his medical degree from Wright State University School of Medicine. His research fellowship was in conjunction with Harvard Medical School and the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. He completed general surgery residency at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and cardiothoracic surgery residency at the Cleveland Clinic.