University of Wisconsin–Madison

Archive: Dr. Anagnostopoulos named AFCH Surgeon in Chief, Interim

Portrait of Petros V. Anagnostopoulos, MD
Petros Anagnostopoulos, MD

Petros Anagnostopoulos, MD, chief of the Section of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery in the UW Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, has been appointed to the position of American Family Children’s Hospital Surgeon in Chief, Interim. Dr. Anagnostopoulos (Dr. A.) is also the co-medical director of the children’s heart program. In the spring, he will complete his master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Dr. A. joined the UW Department of Surgery in 2011. His clinical interests include pediatric congenital heart surgery and minimally invasive heart surgery. In 2015, the pediatric heart program performed 105 major pediatric heart surgeries.