Profilo Specialista


Dott.ssa Antonella Fontana


Laurea Specialistica in Medicina e Chirurgia, 2009

Milano Bicocca

Specializzazione Malattie dell’apparato cardiovascolare


Cardiologo presso Céntre de Santé Mèdical Mutualiste Lons-le-Saunier (Francia)

Agosto 2019: invited speaker sessione “Pericardial diseases” Congresso ESC Parigi

Maggio 2016: Clinical Case Corner  sessione “Heart failure untold: the cutting edge of heart failure management” Congresso Heart Failure Firenze

Agosto 2015: invited speaker sessione “Expect the unexpected in the acute patients” Congresso ESC Londra

Agosto 2014: invited speaker sessione “Cardiogenic shock – Master of disaster” Congresso ESC Barcellona

Maggio 2010 – Maggio 2015
Ospedale San Gerardo, Università Milano-Bicocca, Scuola di Specializzazione in Malattie dell’Apparato Cardiovascolare

Ottobre 2003 – Ottobre 2009
Ospedale San Gerardo, Università Milano-Bicocca, Laurea Specialistica in Medicina e Chirurgia (110/110)



  • Fontana A. “Cardiac involvement in malignant melanoma”. Chap 8 in: Jones AC ed, Melanoma. Molecular biology, risk factors and treatment options. New York, NY: Nova Science Publishers, 2013, pp 171-185.
  • Pölzl G, et al. “Repetitive use of levosimendan in advanced heart failure: need for useful data in a field in dare need for a useful therapy”. Int J Cardiol 2017. Sep 15;243:389-395. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.05.081.
  • Trocino G, et al. “Myocardial metastasis from esophageal cancer.” J Cardiovasc Med 2015;16 Suppl2:S71-3
  • Fontana A, et al. “Added value of real-time three-dimensional echocardiography in the reconstruction of an apical right ventricular metastasis from malignant melanoma.” Echocardiography 2013;30:E16-E20.
  • Corsi D, et al. “Assessment of aortic stenosis from the right parasternal view: when the answer is just…on the opposite side.” J Cardiovasc Med 2013;14:78-80.
  • Fontana A, et al. “Tissue Doppler, triplane echocardiography, and speckle tracking echocardiography: different ways of measuring longitudinal myocardial velocity and deformation parameters. A comparative clinical study.” Echocardiography 2012;29:428-437.                             
  • Imperatori A, et al. “Real time three-dimensional echocardiographic evaluation of a Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries in a 64-year-old asymptomatic man.” J Cardiovasc Med 2011;12:197-198.
  • Fontana A, et al. “Unusual localization of a malignant fibrous histiocytoma on the mitral valve.” Eur J Echocardiogr 2010;11:77-79.