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Nilto C. De Oliveira, MD Print Friendly Page

Associate Professor
Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. De Oliveira is certified by the American Board of Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery and Royal College of Surgeons of Canada. His practice comprises all aspects of adult cardiac surgery with special interest in aortic valve, mitral valve, aortic aneurysms, aortic valve sparing operations, adult congenital cardiac surgery, aortic root reconstruction and replacement, Marfan's syndrome, redo cardiac operations, infective endocarditis, complex intracardiac reconstruction and adult heart and lung transplantation.


Cardiothoracic Surgery

Transplant Surgery

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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University Hospital (primary)
Veterans Hospital - Wm. S. Middleton Memorial (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Adult Cardiac Surgery Fellowship, The Toronto Hospital, University of Toronto

Congenital Cardiac Surgery Fellowship, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto

Research, Myocardial Protection Laboratory, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Residency Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO
Internship Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT
Medical School Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, Brazil, 1990


Madison Magazine Top Docs 2016

Best Doctors® in America 2015

Madison Magazine Top Docs 2014

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

Dr. De Oliveira’s research interests include myocardial protection, hypoplastic left heart syndrome physiology, and intracardiac fibrous body anatomy and reconstructive procedures.

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