Lauren C. Kane, MD, FACS, FACC, is a cardiac surgeon specializing in congenital heart conditions with The Heart Center at Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children. She also serves as an associate professor at the University of Central Florida Medical School.
Dr. Kane earned her medical degree from the University of Texas in Houston and her bachelor’s of science degreein microbiology from the University of Texas in Arlington, graduating cum laude.
Dr. Kane completed her residency in general surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Dallas. She completed a fellowships in cardiothoracic surgery at Emory University in Atlanta and congenital heart surgery at the University of Southern California Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.
In 2018, Dr. Kane participated in the American Association for Thoracic Surgery and Women and Thoracic Surgery’s prestigious Leadership Academy. She recently received the Carolyn Reed Traveling Scholarship, a $10,000 award enabling her to visit India, Japan and England to gain international surgical experience.