• Dr. Mauchley received his medical degree from the University of Washington and completed his general surgery residency at the University of Colorado. He also completed a thoracic surgery residency and congenital cardiac surgery residency at University of Colorado and Children's Hospital of Colorado. Dr. Mauchley is the recipient of the Paul C. Sampson Resident Prize, presented by the Western Thoracic Surgical Association, the Ben Eismann Research Award for Basic Science from the Department of Surgery, University of Colorado, the Churchill Award from the Department of Surgery, University of Colorado, and the J. Cuthbert Owens Award for Excellence in Teaching and Patient Care from the Department of Surgery, University of Colorado.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2019 Left ventricular myxoma: A contractile mass causing intracavitary obstruction and severe pulmonary hypertensionJournal of Cardiac Surgery.  34:1127-1129. 2019
    2019 Evaluation of flow-modulation approaches in ventricular assist devices using an in-vitro endothelial cell culture modelThe Journal of heart transplantation.  38:456-465. 2019
    2019 The Case for Cardiac Xenotransplantation in Neonates: Is Now the Time to Reconsider Xenotransplantation for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome?Pediatric Cardiology.  40:437-444. 2019
    2019 Congenitally Corrected Transposition Presenting in the First Year of Life: Survival and Fate of the Systemic Right VentricleWorld Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery.  10:42-49. 2019
    2018 Multimodality Imaging of Rare Adult Presentation of ALCAPA Treated With Takeuchi RepairJACC: Cardiovascular Interventions.  11:98-99. 2018
    2015 Current Estimate of Costs of Lung Cancer Screening in the United StatesThoracic Surgery Clinics.  25:205-215. 2015
    2015 Transplantation in the fontan patientSeminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery: Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Annual.  18:7-16. 2015
    2014 Cancer stem cell phenotype is supported by secretory phospholipase A 2 in human lung cancer cellsAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  98:439-446. 2014
    2012 Pulmonary Resection and Lung Transplantation for BronchiectasisClinics in Chest Medicine.  33:387-396. 2012
    2012 The 5-lipoxygenase pathway is required for acute lung injury following hemorrhagic shockShock.  37:599-604. 2012
    2012 Knockdown of secretory phospholipase A2 IIa reduces lung cancer growth in vitro and in vivo.Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  144:1185-1191. 2012
    2011 Chest wall resection and reconstructionClinical Pulmonary Medicine.  18:77-82. 2011
    2011 Microfilaments facilitate TLR4-mediated ICAM-1 expression in human aortic valve interstitial cellsJournal of Surgical Research.  166:52-58. 2011
    2010 Heat shock protein 27: Induction by gastroduodenal reflux in vivo and augmentation of human esophageal mucosal cell growth in vitroJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  139:1019-1025. 2010
    2010 Modulation of growth in human esophageal adenocarcinoma cells by group IIa secretory phospholipase A2Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  139:591-599. 2010
    2010 Gastroduodenal reflux induces group IIa secretory phospholipase A2 expression and activity in murine esophagusDiseases of the Esophagus.  23:430-436. 2010
    2009 The secretory phospholipase A2 gene is required for gastroesophageal reflux-related changes in murine esophagusJournal of Gastrointestinal Surgery.  13:2212-2218. 2009
    2009 Bone morphogenic protein 2 induces Runx2 and osteopontin expression in human aortic valve interstitial cells: Role of Smad1 and extracellular signal-regulated kinase 1/2Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  138. 2009
    2005 Clinical utility and cost-effectiveness of routine preoperative computed tomography scanning in patients with colon cancerAmerican Journal of Surgery.  189:512-517. 2005

    Research Overview

  • outcomes research
  • Investigator On

  • Private Grant  awarded by DAIICHI SANKYO, INC. 2018 - 2020
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Washington 2004
  • University of Colorado, Residency 2015
  • University of Colorado, Residency 2012
  • Children's Hospital Colorado, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2016
  • Full Name

  • David Mauchley