Arthur T. Martella, MD



Arthur T. Martella, MD


Dr. Martella is Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center. Board certified in surgery and thoracic surgery, and a national leader in the use of robotics for cardiac and thoracic surgery, Dr. Martella strives to provide the highest quality surgery through the least invasive approach possible.

Prior to his Lourdes appointment, Dr. Martella was an attending cardiothoracic surgery at Phoenixville, Brandywine, Pottstown and Mercy Fitzgerald hospitals, and served as a clinical assistant professor at the University of Pennsylvania.

Dr. Martella is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is a member of multiple medical societies, including the American College of Cardiology, the American Heart Association and the Society of Thoracic Surgeons. He serves as a member of Johnson & Johnson’s Professional Education Advisory Board.

Dr. Martella received his undergraduate degree from Columbia University and his MD from Jefferson Medical College. He performed a surgical residency and internship at Montefiore Medical Center/Einstein College of Medicine and completed a fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery at the University of Rochester.

He has authored numerous publications and has presented his research at national and international medical conferences.