Our specialists

Our caregiver team offers best-practice care that only a major center like ours can provide. Herma Heart Center doctors are consistently ranked among The Best Doctors in America and offer some of the best outcomes in the nation. What’s more, we’re the only pediatric heart care program in Wisconsin where all caregivers are full-time fetal, neonatal and pediatric experts.

Cardiothoracic surgeons

Cardiologists

Cardiac intensive care

Cardiac anesthesiologists

Fellows

  • Matthew W. Buelow MD
  • Christen Chamberland MD
  • Daniel A. Cox DO
  • Sara Creighton, MD
  • Mamata Eagam DO
  • Roni Jacobsen MD
  • Rohit S. Loomba MD
  • Chad A. Mackman MD
  • Rodrigo Rios MD
  • Shagun Sachdeva MBBS
  • Jon Willes MD

Advanced practice nurses

Physician assistants

Cardiology nurse clinicians

  • Stacy Fischer (Supervisor)
  • Stacy Avrit
  • Carol Carson
  • Kathleen Donkor
  • Dawn Dziubek
  • Maura Flynn-Galganski
  • Katie Kogutkiewicz
  • Terri Konkel
  • Lisa Neidhold
  • Lauren Raczaka
  • Liz Reid
  • Emily Reinhardt
  • Jane Sowinski
  • Katie Vogt
  • Deb Walbergh
  • Paula Welch

Surgery nurse clinicians

  • Yvonne Renick RN (Lead)
  • Elizabeth Cornillie
  • Laura Haas RN

Fetal heart program coordinator

  • Maura Flynn Galganski, RN

Cardiac social workers

  • Jennifer Garcia
  • Pat Stoll

Neurodevelopmental

Herma Heart Center psychologist

Cardiac dietician

  • Melissa White

Perfusionists

  • Kristine Chase
  • Kevin Daley
  • Caleb Varner