Jason A. Shofnos, MD

Specialties: Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
4.9 / 5
75 Ratings
Jason Shofnos
4.9 / 5
75 Ratings
Primary Location:

Heart Institute of Colorado

1960 Ogden St Ste 540
Denver, CO 80218-3671
Phone: (303)318-2455
Fax: (303)318-2485
Accepting New Patients Yes
MyChart Provider Yes

Dr. Jason Shofnos graduated from the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, and completed his residency in General Surgery at the New York University School of Medicine and Bellevue Hospital Center in New York City. He completed his residency in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery at the University Of Florida College Of Medicine in Gainesville.

Dr. Shofnos is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic surgery. He is a member of several medical associations and has been an invited speaker at medical care conferences. Dr. Shofnos joined Front Range Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery in May 2011. Prior to joining Front Range Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, PC, Dr. Shofnos practiced for three years with Rocky Mountain Cardiovascular Surgeons, PC.

Dr. Shofnos was born in San Francisco, but grew up on the east coast. He enjoys spending his free time with his wife and three children. His passions include exercise and enjoying the great outdoors, namely cycling.

  • Amer Brd Thoracic Surgery-Thoracic and Cardiac
  • Amer Brd Surgery (General)
  • Amer Brd Surgery
  • University of Florida College of Medicine, Medical School
  • New York University School of Medicine
  • New York University School of Medicine
  • University of Florida College of Medicine
Saint Joseph Hospital, SCL Health Medical Group, SCL Physicians
4.9out of 5 (75 Ratings, 25 Comments)
Oct 27, 2017

Dr. provided bypass surgery.

Oct 2, 2017

Excellent from start to finish. Everything explained in the smallest detail.

Sep 25, 2017

I am very confident I am in good hands and will not have any issues.

Sep 25, 2017


Sep 25, 2017

Dr. Shofnos was very professional in all my meetings. He is a great surgeon and I respect him.

Sep 19, 2017

Courteous, professional, & efficient.

Sep 11, 2017

The care & treatment received from EVER person 1 came into contact with could not have been better & more pleasant. Thee teams are the absolute best!

Sep 11, 2017

Dr. Shofnos answered all my questions and explained his answered clearly. What a super intelligent physician who cares for his patients with much concern.

Sep 8, 2017

Completely satisfied and confident with my doctor.

Aug 30, 2017

Very satisfied.

Aug 28, 2017

The surgeon put me at ease and explained things I was fearful about.

Aug 18, 2017

The best provider ever.

Aug 17, 2017

Saw the PA promptly but then waited an hour to see doctor - too, too long.

Aug 9, 2017

The 2 doctors, S_____ & Austin explained everything about 2 procedures that they could do for me & then let me & my daughter decide which procedures we wanted them to do.

Jul 31, 2017

Very good visit.

Jul 13, 2017

Emergency admission to St. Joseph Hospital for heart surgery. I was lucky to get Dr. Shofnos' group as my doctor. Great team/great people - same for the hospital. They saved my life.

Jul 5, 2017

Excellent. 2 hours scheduled for PA & MD. Most spent with MD. Purpose to prepare (schedule) for aortic valve replace. Impressed with clarity & depth of info provided. Accompanied by friend (who is professional patient advocate) who was also impressed.

Jun 28, 2017

This was a pre op visit to receive operation info.

Jun 19, 2017


Jun 14, 2017

Excellent. All personnel were very nice and personable. Dr. Shofnos was quite knowledgeable and friendly. The PA Joanna (?) was equally nice and knowledgeable.

Jun 14, 2017

Past surgery follow up.

Jun 8, 2017

A very thorough review of my health status and proposed treatment plan. Very caring provider.

May 22, 2017

Dr. Shofnos saved my life, what do you expect me to say about him?

May 22, 2017

It was great thanks!

May 8, 2017

Very knowledgeable about my case. Spoke in language I could understand. Took the time to make sure I understood what is going on.