Dr. Lettera is a native of New York City. He graduated from Georgetown University and the Georgetown University School of Medicine. He completed a five-year General Surgery Residency at St. Vincent’s Hospital & Medical Center in New York and a two-year Cardiothoracic Residency at the University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital. He has been in private practice in the Bridgeport community since 1984 and joined CVTSA in 1999.
Dr. Lettera is board certified in General Surgery and Thoracic Surgery. He has been Division Chief of Thoracic & Vascular Surgery at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport since 1997. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.