Our Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Team

Genesis Heart Institute is the only facility in the area employing local heart surgeons, living and working right here in Davenport and the Quad Cities. In an emergency, you know you'll be in good hands in a matter of minutes.

Nicholas V. Augelli, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.C.C.P.

Nicholas V. Augelli, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.C.C.P.

Dr. Augelli attended medical school at the University of Illinois, College of Medicine, graduating in 1984. Dr. Augelli joined the Genesis Cardiac Surgeons in August 2004. He is board certified in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery. He is licensed in Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin.

Cornelius A. Davis III, MD

Cornelius A. Davis, III, MD

Dr. Davis received his undergraduate degree in 1985 from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  He attended medical school at Duke University, Durham, NC, graduating in 1989. Dr. Davis also received a PhD in Biomedical Engineering from Northwestern University, Chicago, IL in 1997. He completed two general surgery residency programs, one at Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC in 1991 and the second at Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA in 2000.  He then completed a Cardiothoracic Surgery residency at Albert Einstein - Long Island Jewish, NY, NY in 2002.  Dr. Davis then completed a Vascular and Advanced Aortic Surgery residency program at University of Texas- Houston, Houston, TX in 2003.

Denise Antle, A.R.N.P.

Denise Antle, A.R.N.P.

Denise has a Masters of Science Degree in Nursing from the University of Iowa. Denise joined the Genesis Cardiac Surgeons in July, 2005. She is certified as a Critical Care Clinical Nurse specialist (CCNS), Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) and in Advanced Cardiac Life Support.

Jessica Witter, A.R.N.P.

Jessica Witter, A.R.N.P.

Jessica has her Masters of Science of Nursing from Rush University in Chicago. She is a member of the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Jessica joined the Genesis Cardiac Surgeons in June 2001. She is certified as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner and in Advanced Cardiac Life Support.

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