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Antonio Panza, MD

Professor of Clinical

COM Surgery Cardiac

Education/Credentials
  • Bachelor's Degree: University of Naples Federico II
  • Medical Degree: University of Naples Federico II
  • Research Transplant Fellow: Columbia University
  • Director Cardiac Transplantation Lab: State University of New York
  • Residency in Cardiovascular Surgery: 2nd University of Naples
  • Clinical Cardiac Surgery Fellow: St. Vincent's Hospital Medical Center
  • Clinical Cardiac Surgery Fellow: Deborah Heart & Lung Center
  • Clinical Cardiac Surgery Fellow: Columbia University
  • Clinical Instructor in Mechanical Assist Devices: Ohio State University
Clinical Interest

Thoracic Surgery

Specialties

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Research Interests

  • Minimally Invasive Coronary Surgery (MICS-CABG)
  • Arterial anaortic coronary artery surgery
  • Advanced Aortic Surgery

Contact Information
  • Medical Sciences Building
  • 231 Albert Sabin Way
  • Cincinnati, Ohio 45267-0558
  • Office 513-584-1387
  • Email antonio.panza@uc.edu

Peer Reviewed Publications

Maria V. Polito, Stefania Asparago, Gennaro Galasso, Rosario Farina, Antonio Panza, Severino Iesu and Federico Piscione 2018. Early myocardial surgical revascularization after ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in multivessel coronary disease: Bridge therapy is the solution? Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine , Vol 19 3, 120-125

A. Panza, A. Longobardi, V. Fortunato, P. Masiello, G. Mastrogiovanni, E. Fiore, R. Farina, S. Iesu 2017. Is the trip to the operating room becoming a trip to the cath lab for acute coronary syndrome patients? EACTS Daily News, 2 , 18

Francesca D׳Auria, Rocco Leone, G. Mastrogiovanni, Antonio Panza, Giuseppe Di Benedetto 2016. The improvement of myocardial activity after coronary artery bypass grafting assessed by speckle tracking imaging Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia , 30 , 39-40

Paolo Berretta, Himanshu J. Patel, Thomas G. Gleason, Thoralf M. Sundt, Truls Myrmel, Nimesh Desai, Amit Korach, Antonello Panza, Joe Bavaria, Ali Khoynezhad, Elise Woznicki, Dan Montgomery, Eric M. Isselbacher, Roberto Di Bartolomeo, Rossella Fattori, Christoph A. Nienaber, Kim A. Eagle, Santi Trimarchi, Marco Di Eusanio 2016. IRAD experience on surgical type A acute dissection patients: Results and predictors of mortality Ann Cardiothorac Surg , 5 5, 346-351

A. Panza, S. Iesu, A. Longobardi, F. Rosapepe, M. Miele, G. Di Benedetto 2014. Aneurismi dell’aorta ascendente e insufficienza valvolare aortica: una relazione da codificare Cardiologia negli Ospedali, 191 , 9

G. Di Benedetto, R. Citro, A. Longobardi, G. Mastrogiovanni, A. Panza, S. Iesu, E. Bossone 2013. Giant candida mycetoma in an ascending aorta tubulatr graft Journal of Cardiac Surgery , XX , 1

A. Panza, R. Citro, L. Tedesco, A. Longobardi, P. Masiello, R. Leone, M. Mirra, A. Battimelli, S. Iesu, E. Bossone, G. Di Benedetto 2011. Variabili demografiche e cliniche associate a mortalità precoce a 30 giorni in pazienti con sindromi acute dell’aorta di tipo A: l’esperienza di 17 anni a Salerno Giornale Italiano di Cardiologia, 12 , 91

Rodolfo Citro, Antonio Panza, Paolo Masiello, Amelia Ravera, Lucia Tedesco, Rocco Leone, Marco Mirra, Roberta Giudice, Severino Iesu, Francesco Silvestri, Giuseppe Di Benedetto, Eduardo Bossone 2011. Intramural aortic hematoma: No flap no warning?. Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease , 76 1, 47

R. Leone, A. Panza, R. Citro, P. Masiello, G. Di Benedetto 2009. Embolia polmonare e minaccia di embolia arteriosa paradossa per trombo migrante attraverso forame ovale pervio Giornale Italiano di Cardiologia , 10 6, 151

A. Panza (Co-investigator) 2008. Preliminary experience with the smooth muscle troponin-like protein, calponin, as a novel biomarker for diagnosing acute aortic dissection European Heart Journal , 29 , 1439

B.C. Sun, M.S. Firstenberg, L.B. Louis, A. Panza, J.A. Crestanello, J. Sirak, C.B. Sai-Sudhakar 2008. Placement of long-term implantable ventricular assist devices without the use of cardiopulmonary bypass The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation , 29 , 1439

A. Panza, A. Alfano, L. Tedesco, O. Priante, G. Di Benedetto 2007. Timing chirurgico dell’insufficienza mitralica Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease , 207 68, 22

B.C. Sun, L. Louis, A. Panza, C. Sai-Sudhakar 2007. Early Experience with off pump placement of implantable mechanical circulatory support devices The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 26 2, 254

E. Bossone, P. Masiello, A. Panza, A. Alfano, L. Tedesco, O. Priante, R. Citro, S. Iesu, G. Di Benedetto 2007. Acute aortic dissection in the young Minerva Chirurgica, 62 4, 305

W. Yeen, A. Panza, S. Cook, C. Warrell, B. Sun, J. Crestanello 2007. Mycotic coronary artery aneurysm from fungal prosthetic valve endocarditis Annals of Thoracic Surgery , 84 , 280

E. Bossone, G. Di Benedetto A Frigiola , G. Luigi Carbone, A. Panza, S. Cirri, A. Ballotta, S. Messina, S. Rega, R. Citro, S. Trimarchi, J. Fang, P. Righini, A. Distante, K. A. Eagle, R. H. Mehta 2006. Valve surgery in octogenarians: In-hospital and long-term outcomes Canadian Journal of Cardiology , 23 3, 223

P. Masiello, E. Coscioni, A. Panza, F. Triumbari, G. Preziosi, G. Di Benedetto 2002. Surgical results of aortic valve replacement via partial upper sternotomy: comparison with median sternotomy Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery , 10 4, 333

P. Masiello, E. Coscioni, A Panza, G. Mastrogiovanni, G. Di Benedetto 1997. Transmyocardial laser revascularization (TMR) Gastroenterology International, 10 , 77

37. A.Panza, P. Masiello, S. Iesu, F. Triumbari, A. Gigantino, L. Di Leo, G. Di Benedetto 1995. Idiopathic isolated coronary ostial stenosis: a rare lesion with particular clinical and surgical implications Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgeon, 43 1, 40

Adkins MS, David Amalfitano, Harnum N, Chen C, Laub GW, Mcgrath LB, A. Panza 1995. Efficacy of Combined Coronary Revascularization and Valves Procedures in Octogenarians Chest, 108 , 927

P. Masiello, A. Panza, E. Morena, A. Marotta, G. Bellieni, G. Di Benedetto 1995. Total anomalous left pulmonary venous connection with intact atrial septum: surgical treatment of a rare case Eur. J Cardiothorac Surg, 9 , 102

P. Masiello, G. Mastrogiovanni, S. Iesu, A. Panza, F. Triumbari, G. Di Benedetto 1995. Massive Pulmonary embolism 3 hours after cardiopulmonary bypass Texas Heart Institute Journal, 21 , 314

A. Golino, C. Pappone, A. Panza, M Santomauro, D. Iorio, V. De Amicis, M. Chiariello, N. Spampinato 1993. Clinical experience with the transvenous Medtronic Pacer Cardioverter Defibrillator (PCD) system Texas Heart Institute Journal, 20 , 264

M. Chello, A.R. Marchese, A. Panza, P. Mastroroberto, F. Di Lello 1993. Primary malignant melanoma of the oesophagus with a left atrial metastasis Thorax, 48 , 185

A. Norin, M. Roslin, A. Panza, M. Coons, C.K. Chen, Y.D. Kim, A. Strashum, J.N. Cunningham, R. Tranbaugh 1992. TLI induces specific B-cell unresponsiveness and long term monkey heart xenograft survival in cyclosporine-treated baboons Transplantation Procedings, 24 2, 508

M. Chello, R. Romano, A. Panza, P. Mastroroberto, A.R. Marchese 1992. The Kasabach-Merrit syndrome: Report of 2 familial cases Vascular Surgery, 26 7, 584

M.S. Roslin, R. Tranbaugh, A. Panza, M. S. Coons, Y.D. Kim, T.C. Chang, J.N. Cunningham, A.J. Norin 1992. One-year monkey heart xenograft survival in cyclosporine-treated baboons. Suppression of the xeno-antibody response with total-lymphoid irradiation Transplantation, 54 6, 949

P. Pepino, M. Volpe, E.A. Rose, A. Panza, G. Lembo, S. Pignalosa, M.R. Barr, E. Covino, M. Condorelli, C.R. Smith 1992. Effect of Complete denervation on atrial natriuretic factor release in baboons J. Surg Research, 54 6, 43

A. Panza, M. Coons, M. Roslin, B. Toporoff, I. Alexandropoulos, C. Chen, J. Cunningham, A. Norin, R. Tranbaugh 1991. One year survival of heterotopic xenografts with total lymphoid irradiation and cyclosporine Transplantation Procedings, 23 1, 483

A. Panza, M. Roslin, M. Coons, A. Norin, A. R. Marchese, J.N. Cunningham 1991. Cardiac xenotransplantation in primate: first long term survival using total lymphoid irradiation and cyclosporine Minerva Chirurgica, 46 11, 167

A. Panza, R. Tranbaugh, M. Coons, M. Roslin, A. Norin, J. Cunningham 1991. Successful cardiac xenogeneic translantation in primate using total lymphoid irradiation Eur J Cardiothoracic Surg, 5 , 161

A.Golino, A. Panza, G. Jannelli, C. Vigorito, A. Giordano, S. Persico, V. de Amicis, N. Spampanato 1991. Myocardial revascularization in woman Texas Heart Institute Journal, 18 3, 194

M. Roslin, R. Tranbaugh, M. Coons, A. Panza, B. Toporoff, I. Alexandropoulos, C. Chen, T. H. Chang, A. Norin, J. Cunningham 1990. Long-term survival of heterotopic primate xenografts treated with total lymphoid irradiation and cyclosporine Surgical Forum, 61 , 279

P. Pepino , C. L. Berger , A. Panza, R. Pierson, C. Gutierrez, C.C. Marboe, C.R. Smith, E. A. Rose 1989. Immunomanipulation of the response to cardiac allo- and xenoreactive leucocytes Transplantation Proceeding, 21 1,

P. Pepino , C. L. Berger , A. Panza, R. Pierson, C. Gutierrez, C.C. Marboe, C.R. Smith, E. A. Rose 1989. Primate cardiac allo- and xenotransplantation: modulation of the immune response with photochemotherapy European Surgical Research, 21 2, 105

P. Pepino., G. Jannelli, L. Di Tommaso, V. De Amicis, P. Mastroroberto, M. Chello, A. Panza, M. Marzullo 1985. Intervento di rivascolarizzazione in pazienti veinless La Chirurgia Toracica, XXXVIII 3, 156

A. Panza (Co-investigator) . Diagnosis of Acute Aortic Dissection by D-Dimer: The International Registry of Acute Aortic Dissection Sub study on Biomarkers (IRAD-Bio) Experience Circulation, 119 , 2702

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