UNC Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery Clinics
UNC Cardiac Surgery Clinic
101 Manning Drive
N.C. Memorial Hospital
Fourth Floor
Chapel Hill, NC  27514
On Public Transportation
Handicap Accessible
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

About Neptali Ruben Bocanegra, PA
Specialties and Subspecialties
Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
General Pediatric Surgery
Procedures and Research
First assistant in all pediatric and congenital cardiac surgeries at UNC and in CABG, valve, VAD, heart and lung transplants, EVH and ERAH. H&P, pre-op and post-op care; surgical management and office follow-up. Certified on invasive skills.
Special Interests
Actively involved in training of cardiothoracic fellows, surgery residents, medical students and nurses in clinical setting and in simulation lab.
Provider Details
Provider Type | Clinician
Gender | Male
UNC Hospitals
UNC Hospitals- N.C. Children's Hospital
UNC Hospitals- N.C. Memorial Hospital
Languages Spoken
Departments and Divisions
Department of Surgery
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Education and Experience
Additional Education
Forsyth Technical Institute, 1976 - 1977
Area: Nuclear Medicine Technology
Bachelor of Science
Clemson University, 1971 - 1975
Area: Pre-Med
Physician Assistant
Medical University of South Carolina, 1979 - 1981
Physician Assistant, Board Certified
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