David Charles Kress, MD

(44 Ratings | 21 Reviews)


  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
Schedule in MyAdvocateAurora Insurances Accepted


Also at 2 other locations

Meet the

Gender: Male

David C. Kress, MD, is board certified in general, cardiovascular and thoracic surgery. He serves as Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Director of the Surgical Arrhythmia Program at Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center. His special interests include valvular heart surgery, including mitral valve repair; off-pump coronary artery bypass; arrhythmia surgery, including the hybrid minimally invasive atrial fibrillation ablation; and extraction of pacemaker and defibrillator leads. Dr. Kress also leads the coordination of cardiac surgery quality improvement efforts at Aurora St. Luke's.

Medical Education

University of Wisconsin Medical School (Degree earned: MD)


University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine - Thoracic & CV Surgery
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics - General Surgery

Board Certifications

Surgery: General - American Board of Surgery
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery-General - American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Location s (3)