Dr. Antonio Piperata

Chirurgien assistant
Inscrit à l’Ordre des Médecins de Monaco.


2014: Diplôme de Médecine et Chirurgie – Université de Rome “Sapienza” (IT).
Thèse: “Acute Type A aortic dissection, risk factors, cerebral protection techniques, post-operative morbility and mortality” (Prof. M. Toscano).

2015: Master: “Clinic Echocardiography, basic and advanced” Institut de haute formation de Rome (IT).

2020: Diplôme d’Etudes Spécialisées en Chirurgie Cardiaque. Université de Padoue (IT).
Thèse: “Unilateral vs Bilateral Cerebral Perfusion During Aortic Surgery. A Multicenter Propensity Score Matching Analysis of 770 Patients”.
(Prof. G. Gerosa, Prof. G. Stellin)

2020-2023: PhD student “Angio-Cardio-Thoracic Pathophysiology and Imaging”, Université de Rome “Sapienza” (IT).

2022: “Cours avancé de chirurgie miniinvasive de la valve mitrale” Milan, Hopital San Donato. (Dr. M. Diena).

Parcours Professionnel

09/2012-07/2013: Externe des Hôpitaux APHP service de chirurgie cardiaque Hopital Européen Georges Pompidou, Paris (Prof. A. Carpentier, Prof JN Fabiani), Université René Descartes, Paris.

2014: Externe des Hôpitaux Faculté de Médecine Université de Rome “Sapienza”. Service de chirurgie cardiaque Hopital Umberto I, Rome (Prof. M. Toscano).

2015-2020: Interne des Hôpitaux de Padoue. Service de chirurgie cardiaque (Prof. G. Gerosa, Prof. G. Stellin).

12/2017-08/2019: Fellowship in cardiac surgery. CHU de Bordeaux, Hopital Haut Lévêque, Pessac (Prof. L.Labrousse).

12/2020-11/2022: Praticien Attaché, Service de Chirurgie Cardiovasculaire, CHU de Bordeaux, Hopital Haut Lévêque, Pessac (Prof. L.Labrousse).

Sociétés Savantes:
2018 : Membre de la Société Italienne de Chirurgie Cardiaque (SICCH)
2019: Membre :“European Association of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery” (EACTS).

2020: winner of Atrial Fibrillation Fellowship (EACTS Francis Fontan Foundation.
Sponsored by Atricure

European journal of cardiothoracic surgery
Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine
Arificial Organs
Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Therapy
Journal of Clinical Medicine


Book: MANUALE DI CHIRURGIA GENERALE (D’amico, Piccin edition 2018)

  • Chapitre: “Cardiac trauma”: Author
  • Chapitre: “Pathology of thoracic aorta”: Author
  • Chapitres: “Valvular heart disease”, “coronary artery disease” and “mechanical circulatory support and total artificial heart”. Co-Author.


  • Piperata A, Pernot M, Issa N, Ternacle J. Unusual Postoperative Course After Tendyne Implantation. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2022 Sep;15(9):e014015. doi: 10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.122.014015. Epub 2022 Jul 8. PMID: 35862008.
  • Piperata A, Busuttil O, Jansens JL, Modine T, Pernot M, Labrousse L. A Single Center Initial Experience with Robotic-Assisted Minimally Invasive Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery (RA-MIDCAB). J Pers Med. 2022 Nov 12;12(11):1895. doi: 10.3390/jpm12111895. PMID: 36422071; PMCID: PMC9694867.
  • Bottio T*, Piperata A*, Guariento A, Lorenzoni G, Cavicchiolo AG, Gemelli M, Pesce R, Evangelista G, Michelotti S, Gastino E, Gregori D, Ferrari E, Gerosa G. Standard versus rapid-deployment aortic valve replacement and concomitant myocardial revascularization: 5-year bi-centre clinical outcomes. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Oct 4;62(5):ezac476. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezac476. PMID: 36190347.
    * These authors contributed equally to this work.
  • Modine T, Piperata A*, Coisne A, Doisy V, Mougnier A, Vincentelli A, Koussa M, Pontana F, Bical A, Dubrulle H, Montaigne D. Preliminary results of a simplified aortic valve-sparing technique: A feasibility study. J Card Surg. 2022 Sep;37(9):2564-2570. doi: 10.1111/jocs.16691. Epub 2022 Jun 21.
    * These authors contributed equally to this work.
  • De Rui M, Tarzia V, Mazzochin M, Bertocco A, Ceolin C, Trevisan C, Tessari C, Cavalli C, Piperata A, Coin A, Gerosa G, Sergi G. Surgical aortic valve replacement in elderly patients: effects on physical performance, cognitive function and health-related quality of life. Aging Clin Exp Res. 2021 Aug 26. doi: 10.1007/s40520-021-01969-x.
  • Zalle I, Barthelemy Y, Piperata A, Galvaing G, Camilleri L, d’Ostrevy N. Low fetal age is not a contraindication for extracorporeal membranous oxygenation in COVID-19-related ARDS. J Card Surg. 2022 Jan 20. doi: 10.1111/jocs.16251
  • Piperata A, d’Ostrevy N, Busuttil O, Avesani M, Modine T, Lorenzoni G, Azzolina D, Labrousse L,Pernot M. Evaluation of the “release and perfuse technique” for aortic arch surgery.J Card Surg. Article in press.
  • Piperata A, Busuttil O, d’Ostrevy N, Jansens JL, Taymoor S, Cuko B, Modine T, Pernot M, Labrousse L. Starting A New Robotic Surgery Program for Mitral Valve Repair. Lessons Learned from The First Nine Months. J Clin Med. 2021 Nov 21;10(22):5439. doi: 10.3390/jcm10225439.
  • d’Ostrevy N, Piperata A, Busutil O, Labrousse L, Pernot M. Percutaneous Total Aortic Arch Repair with In-situ Laser Fenestration. Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Feb 18:S0003-4975(22)00209-0. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2022.01.052.
  • Piperata A, Watanabe M, Pernot M, Metras A, Kalscheuer G, Avesani M, Barandon L, Peltan J, Lorenzoni G, Jorgji V, Gregori D, Takahashi S, Labrousse L, Gerosa G, Bottio T. Unilateral versus bilateral cerebral perfusion during aortic surgery for acute type A aortic dissection: a multicentre study. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021 Jul 23:ezab341. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezab341.
  • Piperata A, d’Ostrevy N, Busuttil O, Pernot M. How to minimize the circulatory arrest time by using the Thoraflex Hybrid prosthesis: the ‘release and perfuse’ technique. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021 Dec 27;61(1):235-237. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezab374.
  • Piperata A, Fiocco A, Cavicchiolo A, Ponzoni M, Pesce R, Gemelli M, Evangelista G, Gastino E, Michelotti S, Mazzaro E, Garufi L, DePaulis R, Zanella L, Nadali M, Mangino D, Lorenzoni G, Gregori D, Jorgji V, Gerosa G, Bottio T. Carpentier-Edwards Magna Ease bioprosthesis: a multicentre clinical experience and 12-year durability. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021 Dec 28:ezab552. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezab552. Epub ahead of print.
  • Piperata A, Bottio T, Avesani M, Gerosa G. Innominate artery dissection during cerebral perfusion: The exception that proves the rule. J Card Surg. 2021 Apr;36(4):1581. doi: 10.1111/jocs.15420.
  • Piperata A, Caraffa R, Bifulco O, Avesani M, Apostolo A, Gerosa G, Bottio T. Marginal donors and organ shortness: concomitant surgical procedures during heart transplantation: a literature review. J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown). 2022 Mar 1;23(3):167-175. doi: 10.2459/JCM.0000000000001233.
  • Piperata A, Caraffa R, Bifulco O, Avesani M, Gerosa G, Bottio T. Heart transplantation in the new era of extended donor criteria. J Card Surg. 2021 Dec;36(12):4828-4829. doi: 10.1111/jocs.16018.
    Piperata A, Bottio T, Avesani M, Gerosa G. Sutureless and rapid deployment bioprosthetic valves: New perspectives. J Card Surg. 2021 Jun;36(6):2187-2188. doi: 10.1111/jocs.15489.
  • Piperata A, Gemelli M, Jorgji V, Gerosa G, Bottio T. TAVR, SAVR and MI-AVR. Good Things Come to Those Who Wait. J Clin Med. 2020 Oct 23;9(11):E3392. doi: 10.3390/jcm9113392.
  • Piperata A, Kalscheuer G, Pernot M, Albadi W, Metras A, Peltan J, Bottio T, Gerosa G, Labrousse L, Barandon L. Left ventricle reconstruction and heartmate3 implantation. The « double patch technique ». J Card Surg. 2020 Sep 19. doi: 10.1111/jocs.14913.
  • Piperata A, Bottio T, Avesani M, Folino G, Bellanti E, Gerosa G. Reply to Vendramin I. et al. J Card Surg. 2020 Sep 28. doi: 10.1111/jocs.15051.
    Folino G, Piperata A, Bejko J, Gerosa G, Bottio T. Biventricular assistance with 2 HM3 in a small chest patient: extra-pericardial implant. J Artif Organs. 2020;10.1007/s10047-020-01200-0. doi:10.1007/s10047-020-01200-0
  • Piperata A, Bottio T, Gerosa G. COVID-19 infection in left ventricular assist device patients. J Card Surg. 2020;10.1111/jocs.14969. doi:10.1111/jocs.14969
  • Piperata A, Bottio T, Toscano G, Avesani M, Vianello A, Gerosa G. Is heart transplantation a real option in patients with Duchenne syndrome? Inferences from a case. ESC Heart Fail. 2020;10.1002/ehf2.12905. doi:10.1002/ehf2.12905
  • Piperata A, Kalscheuer G, Metras A, et al. Rapid-deployment aortic valve replacement in high-risk patients with severe endocarditis. J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 2020;10.23736/S0021-9509.20.11349-1. doi:10.23736/S0021-9509.20.11349-1
  • Piperata A, Bottio T, Avesani M, Folino G, Bellanti E, Gerosa G. Use of rapid deployment aortic valve prosthesis and patch reconstruction in a complex endocarditis. Journal of cardiac surgery. DOI: 10.22541/au.158991645.50822075.
  • Piperata A, Bottio T, Gerosa G. The importance of myocardial biopsy in the diagnosis of infectious myocarditis: it still plays a role. Eur Heart J. 2020 Sep 1;41(34):3280. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehaa425. PMID: 32964227.
  • Padalino MA, Bagatin C, Bordin G, Tua L, Francescato A, Pradegan N, Piperata A, Vida VL, Castaldi B, Boccuzzo G, Stellin G. Surgical repair of aortic coarctation in pediatric age: A single center two decades experience. J Card Surg. 2019 May;34(5):256-265. doi: 10.1111/jocs.14019.
  • Watanabe M, Takahashi S, Yamaoka H, Sueda T, Piperata A, Zirphile X, Leroux L, Peltan J, Labrousse L. Comparison of Transcarotid vs. Transfemoral Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation. Circ J. 2018 Sep 25;82(10):2518-2522. doi: 10.1253/circj.CJ-18-0530.

Communications aux congrès et colloques

Depuis 2016, présence à plusieurs congrès en Europe.

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