The surgeon who saved Jimmy Kimmel's son's life is a top-notch heart surgeon who's been changing the field since he graduated from UNC in 1977.
Above, photo from the News & Observer.
Vaughn A. Starnes got his medical degree from UNC in 1977. He’s been a top-notch heart surgeon for the last 40 years, being the first in his field to perform several operations.
And last month, he likely saved Jimmy Kimmel’s son’s life.
You can read more about Dr. Starnes and his work here.