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Domenico Calcaterra, MD, PhD

Surgery - Cardiothoracic
Cardiology


Dr. Calcaterra's scope of practice is adult cardiac surgery. His interests include off-pump coronary artery revascularization, valve surgery and surgery of the aorta. He is specialized in the treatment of aortic aneurysms and aortic dissections and is focused on the introduction of innovations in cardiac surgery, such as minimally invasive valve surgery and transcatheter therapy, and maintaining the primary focus on patient safety. He believes in the practice of blood conservation, minimizing blood loss in the operating room and blood waste with the goal of reducing the practice of blood transfusions.

Medical School

Università di Roma - La Sapienza, ROME, ITALY

Residency

General Surgery, Hospital of Saint Raphael, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA

Fellowship

Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA

Cardiac and Aortic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Heart Institute, Houston, TX, USA