Pedro del Nido, MD

Pedro J. del Nido, MD

Chief of Cardiac Surgery

William E. Ladd Professor of Child Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Medical Services

Specialties

  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

Departments

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiovascular Program
  • Cardiovascular Surgery

Languages

  • Spanish

Programs

  • Center for Airway Disorders (CAD)
  • Cardiac Surgery Program
  • Congenital Heart Valve Program
  • Heart Transplant Program
  • Robotic Surgery Program
  • TEDMED
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-8290 or Request an Appointment

Experience and Education

Education

General Surgery

Boston University, 07/78 to 06/82

Boston , MA

Medical School

University of Wisconsin Medical School, 1977

Madison, WI

Residency

Toronto General Hospital, 07/83 to 06/85

Toronto, Canada

Fellowship

Hospital for Sick Children, 07/85 to 06/86

Toronto, Canada

Certifications

  • Pediatrics, GI board eligible

  • Surgery, Thoracic Surgery

Research

Dr. del Nido joined Children’s in 1994 and became the chief of cardiac surgery in 2002. His research work has focused on two areas related cardiac surgery: the first area involves investigation of mechanisms of injury from myocardial ischemia and on developing techniques for heart preservation during cardiac surgery. The second area of investigation aims to develop techniques for performing reconstructive surgery inside the beating heart using 3-D echocardiography.

To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-8290 or Request an Appointment

Locations

We are grateful to have been ranked #1 on U.S. News & World Report's list of the best children's hospitals in the nation for the third year in a row, an honor we could not have achieved without the patients and families who inspire us to do our very best for them. Thanks to you, Boston Children's is a place where we can write the greatest children's stories ever told.”
- Sandra L. Fenwick, President and CEO

Boston Children's Hospital
300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115
For Patients: 617-355-6000 | 800-355-7944
For Referring Providers: 844-BCH-PEDS

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