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Luciana Da Silva

Luciana Da Fonseca Da Silva, M.D.

UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
4401 Penn Avenue
Faculty Pavilion, 5th Floor
Pittsburgh  15224
United States
412-692-5319 (alternative)
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic



Medical School- Federal University of Juiz de Fora, MG, Brazil (1987-1992) This includes Internship

1993 - 1998 Cardiovascular Surgery /Congenital and Pediatric Surgery Specialization.
Beneficencia Portuguesa Hospital, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

1999 – 2018 Congenital Heart Surgeon ,Dr Jose Pedro da Silva’s Team, Beneficencia Portuguesa Hospital Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Oct 1 2001 Certified in Cardiovascular Surgery by Brazilian Society of Cardiovascular Surgery.

2007- 2012 Post graduation (doctoral degree) at the Federal University of Sao Paulo,

Other Interests

Congenital Heart Disease
Ebstein Anomaly
Minimally Invasive Congenital Heart Surgery
Heart Transplantation
Cone Procedure for Ebstein’s malformation

Practice Areas

  • Cardiac
  • Congenital
  • Minimally Invasive
  • Heart failure
  • Valve disease
  • Congenital
  • Single ventricle and palliative procedures
  • Left heart lesions
  • Right heart lesion
  • Tricuspid valve disease (congenital)
  • Pulmonary valve disease (congenital)
  • Septal defects
  • TOF
  • DORV
  • Transposition of the great arteries
  • Aortic arch anomalies
  • Adult congenital procedures
  • Heart Transplant
  • Professional Affairs