Medical School or Training
Loma Linda University School of Medicine, 1998
Harbor - UCLA Medical Center, Surgery General, CA, 2001
Harbor - UCLA Medical Center, Surgery General, CA, 2005
University of Michigan Health System, Thoracic Surgery, MI, 2007
Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, 2009
Surgical Critical Care
Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery
Dr. Romano's research interests include heart failure, heart transplantation, and circulatory support.
Dr. Matthew A. Romano, M.D. is an Assistant Professor of Cardiac Surgery and the Assistant Director of the multidisciplinary Mitral Valve Clinic. He joined the faculty in 2009 following the completion of thoracic surgery and surgical critical care residencies at the University of Michigan. He received additional advanced training in the surgical treatment of complex valvular heart disease and heart transplantation. His clinical interests and expertise include minimally invasive valve surgery, atrial fibrillation, percutaneous and catheter-based valve therapies, and heart failure. His research is focused on mitral valve disease as well as atrial fibrillation and heart failure.