Meet Our Team - Pediatric Cardiologists, Surgeons, and Doctors

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Our cardiac surgery team is made up of six surgeons who are dedicated exclusively to patients with congenital heart disease and other rare heart conditions. Each specializes in a specific area of heart surgery, including valve repair, heart transplantation and surgery for adult congenital heart disease.

Pedro del Nido, MD

Pedro J. del Nido, MD

Chief of Cardiac Surgery

Department: Cardiac Surgery

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Christopher W. Baird, MD

Christopher W. Baird, MD

Assistant in Cardiac Surgery; Director, Congenital Heart Valve Program

Department: Cardiac Surgery

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Sitaram Emani, MD

Sitaram Emani, MD

Assistant in Cardiac Surgery; Surgical Director, Adult Congenital Heart Program; Director, Complex Biventricular Repair Program; Surgical Director, Division of Cardiovascular Critical Care

Department: Cardiac Surgery

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Francis Fynn-Thompson

Francis Fynn-Thompson, MD

Surgical Director, Mechanical Circulatory Support Program; Surgical Director, Lung Transplant Program; Surgical Director, Heart Transplant Program; Associate in Cardiac Surgery

Department: Cardiac Surgery

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John Mayer

John Mayer Jr., MD

Senior Associate in Cardiac Surgery

Department: Cardiac Surgery

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Meena Nathan, MD, FRCS

Meena Nathan, MD, FRCS

Assistant in Cardiac Surgery

Department: Cardiac Surgery

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Frang Pigula

Frank Pigula, MD

Senior Associate in Cardiac Surgery; Clinical Director of the Cardiac Surgery Program; Director, Neonatal Cardiac Surgery Program

Department: Cardiac Surgery

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AK Kaza MD

Aditya “AK" Kaza, MD

Attending in Cardiovascular Surgery; Director, Neonatal Cardiac Surgery Program

Department: Cardiac Surgery

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Luis Guillermo Quinonez MD BSc

Luis Guillermo Quinonez, MD, BSc

Assistant in Cardiac Surgery

Department: Cardiac Surgery

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