Nunzio Gaglianello, MD

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Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology, Cardiology/Cardiovascular Medicine
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Assistant Professor
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There has never been a more optimistic time to be dedicated to treating patients with advanced cardiac disease, including heart failure. As a heart failure and transplant cardiologist, I strive to develop personal relationships with my patients and develop a formulated treatment plan to obtain the best possible outcomes.


Dr. Gaglianello is a Board Certified Cardiologist at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He has received formal training in Advanced Heart Failure and has a wide range of experience in the care of patients with heart failure, assist devices and heart transplantation. Dr. Gaglianello specializes in the comprehensive, longitudinal care of patients with all etiologies of heart failure and cardiomyopathy, utilizing the latest available medical, surgical and device therapies and heart transplantation.


Diseases & Conditions

Cardiogenic Shock
Heart Failure

Treatment & Services

Cardiac Transplantation
Heart Failure Surgery
Heart Transplantation
Second Opinions
Ventricular Assist Device (VAD)

Ages Seen


Languages Spoken


Hospital Affiliations

Froedtert Hospital
Froedtert Menomonee Falls Hospital


Heart and Vascular Center - Froedtert Hospital
9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 805-6000
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Education & Training

Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - Doctor of Medicine - (2006)

University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics - Madison - Residency in Internal Medicine - (2006-2009)

Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - Fellowship in Cardiology - (2009-2011)

Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - Chief Fellow in Cardiology - (2011-2012)

Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - Fellowship in Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant - (2012-2013)

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease
Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology

Patient Reviews

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5 out of 5. 72 ratings, 19 reviews
Sept. 24, 2019
Dr Nunzio is the best Dr around. He is pleasant and under standing and is a great all around Dr. I am totally satisfied with him handling my cardiac care.
Sept. 12, 2019
Explained all conditions of my health and what to expect.
Sept. 9, 2019
Yes, he is a very concerned and caring physician.
July 24, 2019
This doctor and staff are the absolute best. They are there whenever I need them. I am so happy I started coming to see this team.
June 18, 2019
He never assumes that I do not understand what he is explaining to me. Yet I feel comfortable in asking any question. I also appreciate that he smiles.
June 16, 2019
very caring, and thorough
May 17, 2019
*Dr. Gaglianello was A#1 and the best MD I have seen at Froedtert.
May 16, 2019
Dr Nunzio Gaglianello keeps on top of my situation and changes are made to my medications when needed. He works hard to provide me with the medical. equipment I need and the medications which have kept me out of the hospital 2-yrs now. Dr Nunzio Gaglianello treats me for advanced heart failure and I look upon him as my physical savior.
May 7, 2019
He has always been honest with me if he doesn't know he says I don't know I value honesty in a dr. above all else.
May 3, 2019
He keeps a watchful eye on my condition and explains things
March 25, 2019
Dr. Nunizo and his staff our the BEST - he cares so much about us, we never feel like he is in a rush, he has all our test results - discusses everything with us - ensures that before we leave we understood the next steps, he makes us feel special, with a health issue like mine, having some like him his a true blessing!!!
March 22, 2019
*Dr. Gaglianello took the time to investigate and find the root cause reasons for my illness. He is curious & lacks arrogance, CRITICAL for a doctor to be successful. He did for me what my doctor at St. Luke's didn't do!
March 15, 2019
Super dr. - The best!!
March 12, 2019
Always watch out for my best interest. Factual & caring.
March 8, 2019
Detailed explanations, empathy, sensitive.
March 6, 2019
In my opinion *Dr. Gaglianello is a great dr. My health in 2016/2017 was on the down slide but with his excellent medical knowledge, I am now able to accomplish things that before were impossible.
Feb. 28, 2019
He really works hard to try and resolve the issues I have with my heart.
Jan. 30, 2019
Dr. Nunzio is an amazing physician. He always takes time to listen to any of my concerns and does everything he can to address the concerns. He and his team of NP/PA's are awesome!
Jan. 28, 2019
Wonderful "bed side" manner. *Dr. Gaglianello is great!