Cathryn Calantonio, BSN, RN

Phone: 1-855-324-0091
Fax: 1-512-380-7532

Education

University of Maryland School of Nursing, BSN

Clinical Biography

Cathryn Calantonio, BSN, RN, is a licensed registered nurse and the Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) Program Coordinator for the Heart Failure, VAD, and Transplant Program within the Texas Center for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease, a clinical partnership between Dell Children’s Medical Center and UT Health Austin. She specializes in mechanical circulatory support.

Cathryn Calantonio earned her bachelor’s in nursing from the University of Maryland School of Nursing. After graduating, she provided care for adult cardiac patients in both step-down units and critical care units before becoming a VAD Coordinator.

Cathryn Calantonio chose to join the Heart Failure, VAD, and Transplant Program to make a difference and bring joy to the lives of children and their families as they navigate the VAD and transplant experience.

Cathryn Calantonio is a registered nurse with UT Health Austin.

Specializations

  • Mechanical circulatory support

Board Certification

  • Texas Board of Nursing, Licensed Registered Nurse

Locations

  • Texas Center for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease
    Dell Children's Specialty Pavilion
    4910 Mueller Blvd., Suite 100
    Austin, TX 78723
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