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Mauro de Sa

Mauro Paes Leme de Sa, MD., MsC., PhD.

Federal University of Rio de Janeiro - Teaching Hospital
Av. Prof. Rodolpho P. Rocco
225, 8 andar. HUCFF
Rio de Janeiro - RJ, RJ  21941590
5521 99999 2643 (mobile)
552139382629 (alternative)
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Medical School - Brazil - 1987.
Master, Surgery - Federal University - UFRJ - 1995.
PhD, Surgery - Federal University - UFRJ and University of Toronto - 2001.
Fellowship, University of Toronto 1997 - 1999
Associate Professor, Department of Surgery - UFRJ - Brazil
Head, Division of Cardiac Surgery, UFRJ.
Director, Heart Institute, ICES-UFRJ (2019).
Brazilian Society of Cardiovascular Surgery - SBCCV
European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery - EACTS
Brazilian Society of Cardiology.

Other Interests

Ischemic Heart Disease (CABG)
Heart Valve Diseases
Connective Tissue Disorders
Heart Tx
Aortic Aneurysm / Dissection



Valvular Heart Diseases and Surgery;

Thoracic Aortic Diseases and Surgery; 

Coagulopathy in Cardiovascular Surgery;

Extracorporeal Circulation;

Coronary artery diseases and CABG;

Endocarditis and Surgery.





Practice Areas

  • Cardiac
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart failure
  • Valve disease
  • Aortic valve disease
  • Transplant
  • Great vessels
  • Aorta