This site is not optimized for Internet Explorer 8 (or older).

Please upgrade to a newer version of Internet Explorer or use an alternate browser such as Chrome or Firefox.

Christian Pizarro

Christian Pizarro, M.D.

Nemours Cardiac Center. Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
1600 Rockland Road
Wilmington, DE  19899
United States
1 302 651-6600
You need to be logged in to see this email (login)
Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


University of Chile. School of Medicine (M.D. 1985)
General Surgery Residency. Pennsylvania Hospital. Philadelphia,PA (1988-1994)
Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency.University of Pennsylvania. Philadelphia,PA (1994-1996)
Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellowship.Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Philadelphia,PA (1991-1992)
Senior Surgical Registrar. Cardiothoracic Unit. Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children. London, UK (1996-1997)
Diplomate. American Board of Surgery 1996. American Board of Thoracic Surgery. 1997

Other Interests

Tracheal reconstruction surgery
Neurodevelopmental outcomes
Heart Transplantation
Complex neonatal repairs
Single ventricle palliation
Neonatal Heart Surgery
Mechanical circulatory support
Grown up Congenital Heart Surgery

Practice Areas

  • Congenital
  • Mechanical circulatory assistance
  • Valve disease
  • Tricuspid valve disease
  • Trachea and bronchi
  • Congenital
  • Single ventricle and palliative procedures
  • Great vessels