L. Wiley Nifong, MD

L. Wiley Nifong

Professor, Division of Cardiac Surgery
Director of The Robotic Surgery Center for Training and Education

East Carolina Heart Institute at ECU
115 Heart Drive, Greenville, NC 27834

252-744-4400 (phone)
252-744-7623 (fax)


  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Robotic Mitral Valve Repair
  • Robotic Arrhythmia¬†Surgery
  • TAVR

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery


  • Medical School: Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, 1990
  • General Surgery Residency: University of Rochester, 1990 - 97
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency: Wake Forest University, 1997- 99