George M. Alfieris, M.D.

George M. Alfieris, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box SURG
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-2735
Fax: (585) 276-2446


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Recent Journal Articles

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Cholette J; Rubenstein J; Powers K; Alfieris G; Lerner N. "Cyanotic children undergoing open heart surgery do not appear to benefit from higher hemoglobin levels: Results of a restrictive v. liberal RBC transfusion strategy." Crit Care Med. 2010; 37(12S): A434.
Alfieris, GM; Gangemi, JJ; Schiralli, M; Swartz, M; Cholette, JM. "Modified repair of truncus arteriosus to maintain pulmonary artery architecture." Annals of Thoracic Surg. 2010; .
Cholette, JM; Rubenstein JS; Alfieris, GM; Powers, KS; Eaton, MP. "Children with single ventricle physiology do not benefit from higher hemoglobin levels following cavopulmonary connection: Results of prospective, randomized controlled trial of a restrictive v. liberal red cell transfusion strategy." Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. 2010; .
2009 Feb
Mahar T, Katzman P, Alfieris G. "A case of fatal septic pulmonary embolus arising from an infected Sano conduit." Pediatric cardiology. 2009 Feb; 30(2):181-3. Epub 2008 Jul 25.
Mahar T, Katzman P, Alfieris G. "A Case of Fatal Septic Pulmonary Embolus Arising from and Infected Sano Conduit." Pediatric Cardiology. 2009; 30(2): 181.

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Surgery, Cardiac (SMD) - Primary
Professor - Department of Pediatrics (SMD)


Surgery - American Board of Surgery
Thoracic Surgery (Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery) - American Board of Thoracic Surgery


MD | Medicine | Georgetown Univ Sch Medicine1987
MS | Physiology | Georgetown University1983
BA | Zoology | Rutgers State University1982

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Pediatric Cardiac Surgery at Children's Hospital and Medical Center07/01/1994 - 06-30-1995
Residency in Cardiothoracic Surgery at University of Rochester07/01/1992 - 06/30/1994
Residency in General Surgery at University of Rochester09/01/1988 - 06/30/1992
Internship in General Surgery at University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry07/01/1987 - 06/30/1988