Christiano Caldeira

Christiano Caldeira, MD

Associate Prof - Fact Surgery, College of Medicine Surgery

Contact Info 5 Tampa General Circle
Suite 820
Tampa FL 33606

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Academic Phone:(813) 844-3228

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  • MD, Medicine, School of Medicine of the Federal University of Minas Gerais, 1992

Interdisciplinary and Emerging Signature Programs

  • Cardiovascular Sciences

Recent Publications

  • Guglin M, Maguire K, Missimer T, Faber C, Caldeira C. Improvement in blood glucose control in patients with diabetes after implantation of left ventricular assist devices. ASAIO journal (American Society for Artificial Internal Organs : 1992). 60(3) : 290-3
  • Bhat G, Pauwaa S, Sheffield C, Caldeira C, Weston M, Rinde-Hoffman D, Berman P, Cintron G. Elevated B-type natriuretic peptide without volume overload in a left ventricular assist device patient with a subdural hematoma. ASAIO journal (American Society for Artificial Internal Organs : 1992). 56(1) : 77-8
  • Caldeira CC, Sayad D, Strosberg J, Faber C, Saouma S, Michaud T. Surgical Treatment of an Isolated Metastatic Myocardial Neuroendocrine Tumor. The Annals of thoracic surgery. 101(2) : 747-9, 2016.
  • Yeen WC, Faber C, Caldeira C, Nallamshetty L, Haddad T, Rolfe M. Reconstruction of pulmonary venous conduit with CorMatrix in lung transplant. Asian cardiovascular & thoracic annals. 21(3) : 360-2, 2013.
  • Herweg B, Ilercil A, Kristof-Kuteyeva O, Rinde-Hoffman D, Caldeira C, Mangar D, Karlnosky R, Barold SS. Clinical observations and outcome of ventricular tachycardia ablation in patients with left ventricular assist devices. Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE. 35(11) : 1377-83, 2012.
  • Pereira R, Faber C, Caldeira C. Orthotopic heart transplantation in patients with persistent left superior vena cava and agenesis of left brachiocephalic vein. Journal of cardiac surgery. 26(4) : 446-8, 2011.
  • Herweg B, Ilercil A, Sheffield CD, Caldeira CC, Rinde-Hoffman D, Barold SS. Ablation of left ventricular tachycardia via transeptal approach and crossing of a mechanical mitral valve prosthesis. Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE. 33(7) : 900-3, 2010.