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Petros V. Anagnostopoulos, MD  

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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Anagnostopoulos is certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. He completed two fellowships, one in cardiothoracic surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and a second in pediatric cardiac surgery at the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine. He completed his general surgery residency at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit. Dr. Anagnostopoulos received his MD from the University of Athens Medical School, Greece. His clinical interests include pediatric congenital heart surgery and minimally invasive heart surgery.


Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery

UW Health Clinics

American Family Children's Hospital
(608) 263-6420 | (800) 323-8942 | Map

Hospital Affiliation(s)

American Family Children's Hospital (primary)
Meriter Hospital (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Surgery

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Surgery
Thoracic Surgery

Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Fellowship, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, 2004-2006

Residency Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Internship Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
Medical School University of Athens Medical School, Greece, 1994

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

Dr. Anagnostopoulos' research interests include coagulopathy associated with supraceliac aortic clamping and development of rapid deployment extracorporeal life support program.

PubMed Articles
Roldán-Alzate A García-Rodríguez S Anagnostopoulos PV Srinivasan S Wieben O François CJ . Hemodynamic study of TCPC using in vivo and in vitro 4D Flow MRI and numerical simulation. J Biomech. 2015 May 1;48(7):1325-30
[PubMed ID: 25841292]
Jeong D Anagnostopoulos PV Roldan-Alzate A Srinivasan S Schiebler ML Wieben O François CJ . Ventricular kinetic energy may provide a novel noninvasive way to assess ventricular performance in patients with repaired tetralogy of Fallot. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 May;149(5):1339-47
[PubMed ID: 25623907]
Anagnostopoulos PV . Palliative and corrective surgery in low-weight infants is associated with an increased mortality risk: how can we do better? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Dec;148(6):2515-6
[PubMed ID: 25451500]
Egan KR Srinivasan S Hagen SA Anagnostopoulos PV . Late manifestation of coarctation of the aorta after arterial switch operation for D-transposition of the great arteries with intact ventricular septum. Pediatr Cardiol. 2013 Mar;34(3):729-32
[PubMed ID: 22562776]
Watanabe N Anagnostopoulos PV Shinkawa T Johnson N Azakie A . Size of the right ventricle-to-pulmonary artery conduit impacts mid-term outcome after the Norwood procedure in patients weighing less than 3 kg. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2012 Nov;144(5):1091-4
[PubMed ID: 22925566]
Anagnostopoulos PV Johnson NC Robertson L Sapru A Azakie A . Surgical management of left ventricular outflow tract obstruction. J Card Surg. 2012 Jan;27(1):103-11
[PubMed ID: 22150843]
Shinkawa T Anagnostopoulos PV Johnson NC Presnell L Watanabe N Sapru A Azakie A . Early results of the "clamp and sew" Fontan procedure without the use of circulatory support. Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 May;91(5):1453-9
[PubMed ID: 21524454]
Azakie A Johnson NC Anagnostopoulos PV Egrie GD Lavrsen MJ Sapru A . Cardiac surgery in low birth weight infants: current outcomes. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2011 Mar;12(3):409-13, discussion 414
[PubMed ID: 21106568]
Azakie A Johnson NC Anagnostopoulos PV Akram SM McQuillen P Sapru A . Stage II palliation of hypoplastic left heart syndrome without cardiopulmonary bypass. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2011 Feb;141(2):400-6
[PubMed ID: 21241860]
Shinkawa T Anagnostopoulos PV Johnson NC Watanabe N Sapru A Azakie A . Performance of bovine pericardial valves in the pulmonary position. Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 Oct;90(4):1295-300
[PubMed ID: 20868832]
Cohen MI Anagnostopoulos PV Papez A . An unusual resolution of T-wave oversensing in an implantable cardioverter defibrillator in a child with long QT syndrome. J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2009 Sep;25(3):235-8
[PubMed ID: 19148714]
Anagnostopoulos PV Pearl JM Octave C Cohen M Gruessner A Wintering E Teodori MF . Improved current era outcomes in patients with heterotaxy syndromes. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2009 May;35(5):871-7; discussion 877-8
[PubMed ID: 19233677]
Anagnostopoulos PV Toumpoulis IK Shepard AD Drossos GE Tsatsoulis A Anagnostopoulos CE . Temporary adrenal dysfunction with descending thoracic aortic occlusion. Scand Cardiovasc J. 2007 Aug;41(4):248-54
[PubMed ID: 17680513]
Alphonso N Anagnostopoulos PV Nölke L Moon-Grady A Azakie A Raff GW Karl TR . Anomalous coronary artery from the wrong sinus of Valsalva: a physiologic repair strategy. Ann Thorac Surg. 2007 Apr;83(4):1472-6
[PubMed ID: 17383360]
Anagnostopoulos PV Alphonso N Nölke L Hornberger LK Raff GW Azakie A Karl TR . Neonatal mitral and tricuspid valve repair for in utero papillary muscle rupture. Ann Thorac Surg. 2007 Apr;83(4):1458-62
[PubMed ID: 17383357]
Alphonso N Anagnostopoulos PV Scarpace S Weintrub P Azakie A Raff G Karl TR . Perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis in paediatric cardiac surgery. Cardiol Young. 2007 Feb;17(1):12-25
[PubMed ID: 17244387]
Suzuki G Khanal S Rastogi S Morita H Mishima T Anagnostopoulos PV Nass O Sharov VG Tanhehco EJ Goldstein S Sabbah HN . Long-term pharmacological activation of PPARgamma does not prevent left ventricular remodeling in dogs with advanced heart failure. Cardiovasc Drugs Ther. 2007 Feb;21(1):29-36
[PubMed ID: 17294127]
Alphonso N Anagnostopoulos PV Azakie A Karl TR . Undiagnosed coronary fistula causing low cardiac output syndrome after pediatric heart surgery. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2006 Aug;30(2):397-9
[PubMed ID: 16829110]
Nölke L Azakie A Anagnostopoulos PV Alphonso N Karl TR . The Lecompte maneuver for relief of airway compression in absent pulmonary valve syndrome. Ann Thorac Surg. 2006 May;81(5):1802-7
[PubMed ID: 16631676]
Anagnostopoulos PV Pigula FA Myers JL Beerman LB Siewers RD Gandhi SK . Autologous patch angioplasty of the left main coronary artery in a pediatric patient: 7-year follow-up. Ann Thorac Surg. 2004 Apr;77(4):1457-9
[PubMed ID: 15063296]
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