Unser internationaler Gast:
Mario F.L. Gaudino, M.D., PhD, MSCE
Upper East Side
525 East 68th Street, M-404
New York, NY 10065
Fax 001 (646) 962-0108
Call 001 (212) 746-5166
Dr. Mario Gaudino is the Stephen and Suzanne Weiss Professor in Cardiothoracic Surgery in the
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery at New York Presbyterian – Weill Cornell Medical Center.
Dr. Gaudino completed his undergraduate studies and earned his medical degree in Rome, Italy
at the University of Rome, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery in 1994. He subsequently
completed his residency in 1999 at the same University and joined the faculty there in 2000
where he remained until 2014, when he joined the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery at
Weill Cornell Medicine. He completed an Advanced Cardiovascular/Aortic Aneurysm Surgery
Fellowship in 2016 and was recruited to stay on staff as Assistant Professor of Cardiothoracic
Surgery. In 2017, he was elevated to the position of Professor in Cardiothoracic Surgery and
Attending Cardiothoracic Surgeon at New York-Presbyterian Hospital.
In addition to his clinical expertise, Dr. Gaudino is currently the Director of Translation and
Clinical Research in the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery. Throughout his academic
career, Dr. Gaudino has authored more than 200 peer-reviewed journal articles along with
numerous book chapters. He is currently the lead investigator of an international, randomized,
controlled trial which aims to determine the optimal strategy for coronary artery bypass
surgery (the ROMA trial). He has given expert presentations at national and international
meetings to share his exquisite knowledge of coronary artery bypass surgery and the use of
multiple arterial grafts. He currently serves as the Chair of the Coronary Artery Surgery Task
Force of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery.
Dr. Gaudino’s interests include all aspects of adult cardiac surgery. Along with his expert
training and knowledge in coronary artery bypass surgery, including the use of multiple arterial
grafting (radial artery conduits, the use of bilateral internal mammary arteries), Dr. Gaudino
also specializes in structural heart disease, valvular dysfunction and complex aortic procedures.