WELCOME: Deyanira J. Prastein, MD, Cardiothoracic Surgeon

RRH’s Sands-Constellation Heart Institute, a nationally recognized leader, is growing its accomplished team to further exceed the increasing need for comprehensive cardiac care in our community. Please join RRH in welcoming Dr. Deyanira Prastein to the SCHI team at Rochester General Hospital (RGH). Dr. Prastein specializes in the full-range of cardiac surgical procedures.

Medical School

VCU- Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine Richmond, VA



General Surgery Residency: University of Maryland School of Medicine Baltimore, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency: Wake Forest University School of Medicine Winston Salem, NC



Thoracic Transplantation and VAD Fellowship: Cambridge University, Papworth Hospital Cambridge, UK

Thoracic Transplantation/Mechanical Circulatory Support Fellowship: Duke University Medical Center Durham, NC



American Board of Tho-racic Surgery



Society of Thoracic Surgeons