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Antonio Cassara, MD

Job Title Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
4401 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-692-5260 Phone
412-692-8658 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy


1988 Gastroenterology, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
2007 Anesthesiology, Western Pennsylvania Hospital Services, Pittsburgh, PA


2008 Children’s Hopsital of Pittsburgh of UPMC


  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Italian Society of Thrombosis and Hemostasis

Board Certifications

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support


  • Laaurea Cum Lode
  • Most Pediatric Cases Done by a Resident


  • Doria C, Scott V, Cassara A, et al, Portal vein thrombosis and inherited coagulation disorders in candidates to liver transplantation, Transplantation, 2002, Volume: in press, Pages: 204.
  • Cassara A, Gruttadauria S, Scott V, et al, Prothrombotic disorders complicating candidates for liver transplantation, Liver Transplantation, 2001, Volume 7, Pages: 294.
  • Gruttdauria S, Cassara A, Scott V, et al, Electrolyte Alteration with the use of Molecular Absorbent recycling System in the treatment of liver failure, Liver Transplantation, 2001, volume: 7, Pages: 236.
Last Update
February 26, 2009
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Last Update
February 26, 2009