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Orazio Amabile, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery
Cardiovascular Disease
Phoenix Cardiac Surgery



Professional Bio

Dr. Orazio L. Amabile, M.D., is a board certified cardiothoracic surgeon who has practiced in Arizona since 2008. He is the Director of Mechanical Circulatory Support and ECMO at Banner University Medical Center in Phoenix. 
He has been voted “Top Doctor” in his field of surgery, as featured in the Phoenix Magazine every year since 2011. He performs all aspects of adult heart and lung surgery. He has a special interest in complex aortic surgery, and in cardiac assist devices/total artificial hearts for heart failure. He is considered one of the leading experts in the state of Arizona for LVADs, and Total Artificial Hearts. 
Dr. Amabile earned his medical degree from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara in Guadalajara, Mexico, and New York Medical College. He then completed his Cardiothoracic Surgery Cardiothoracic Surgery training at University of Arizona in Tucson.
Medical Degree
Universidad Autonomo De Guadalajara (Mexico)
Fifth Pathway
New York Medical College - New York City
Senior/ Residency
Creighton University Medical Center (Nebraska)
General Surgery
Senior/ Residency
Maricopa Medical Center (Arizona)
General Surgery
University of Arizona Medical Center (Tucson)
Thoracic Surgery

Board Certification

American Board of Thoracic Surgery: Thoracic Surgery

American Board of Surgery: General Surgery

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