Nicole Reilly, MD

Cardiovascular Medicine
Clinical Associate Professor
Clinical Science Center
600 Highland Ave
Madison WI 53792-0001
(608) 263-1530


  • The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin – MD
  • The University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics – Residency in Internal Medicine
  • The University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics – Fellowship in Cardiovascular Medicine

Professional Activities

Dr. Nicole M. Reilly, FACC, is a faculty member in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine within the Department of Medicine. She is the Inaugural Section Head for General Cardiology within the division. Dr. Reilly is a consistent advocate for faculty development and the well-being of the faculty in her division. She actively participated in and completed the UW DOM Coach Approach to Mentoring Program, the UW DOM Clinical Teaching Certification, and has participated regularly in the UW DOM Clinical Faculty Development Series. 

She is a member of numerous professional societies such as the American Heart Association, the American College of Cardiology, and the American Society of Echocardiography. She also serves on the American Heart Association Council on Clinical Cardiology, Fellows in Training & Early Career Committee. During her training, Dr. Reilly was selected as Chief Fellow in Cardiovascular Medicine, and continues her work in medical education, serving as core faculty for the cardiovascular medicine fellowship and director of the resident elective rotation in echocardiography. Dr. Reilly teaches residents and fellows as a lecturer on topics such as non-invasive evaluation of coronary artery disease and acute coronary syndromes. 

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Reilly’s clinical interests include general cardiovascular medicine, multi-modality imaging and non-invasive evaluation of coronary artery disease (including coronary artery CT), interventional echocardiography (TEE-supported structural interventions such as left atrial appendage closure, percutaneous mitral valve interventions, paravalvular leak closure), and transthoracic echocardiography.