The Florida Heart & Lung Institute at Capital Regional Medical Center welcomes cardiothoracic surgeon, Jerome M. McDonald, MD. Dr. McDonald is board-certified in cardiothoracic surgery and attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine. He completed his fellowship in Cardiothoracic Surgery at the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Washington University School of Medicine at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. McDonald most recently served as Medical Director of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Sentara RMH Medical Center in Harrisonburg, VA.

"I look forward to working with the team at the Florida Heart & Lung Institute at Capital Regional Medical Center," said McDonald. "The cardiothoracic surgery services we provide to the area are an essential component of our community's healthcare."

"Dr. McDonald is an exceptional addition to Capital Regional Medical Center," said Alan Keesee, President & CEO of Capital Regional Medical Center. "We are privileged he has chosen to practice in Tallahassee. Dr. McDonald joins Dr. Jeffery Snyder with the Florida Heart & Lung Institute, and we will continue to provide quality, close-to-home cardiac care for the Big Bend Region. We welcome Dr. McDonald and his family; Dr. Susan McDonald, Jack and Molly to the Tallahassee community and we look forward to the valuable services he will provide."

To make an appointment or for a complete listing of services offered at Florida Heart & Lung Institute at Capital Regional Medical Center, call 850-877-1100 or visit