Sarah Gualano, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: Internal Medicine

Biography

Dr. Gualano graduated with honors in 1998 from Washington University in St. Louis with a BA in Biology. She then completed her MD at The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine in 2002. Her residency in Internal Medicine was completed at The University of Chicago Hospitals in 2005. In 2008 she completed a fellowship in Cardiovascular Medicine at the University of Michigan. She also completed a fellowship in Interventional Cardiology at the University of Michigan in 2009 before accepting a position in Internal Medicine-Cardiology with UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Education

Medical School University of Chicago (2002)
Residency University of Chicago (2005), Internal Medicine
Fellowship University of Michigan Hospitals & Health Centers (2008), Cardiovascular Medicine
Fellowship University of Michigan Hospitals & Health Centers (2009), Interventional Cardiology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interests

  • Angina Pectoris
  • Aortic Valve Disease, Stenosis & Regurgitation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (Angiography)
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Heart Valve Disease, Stenosis, Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Disease, Stenosis & Regurgitation
  • Myocardial Infarction (Heart Attack)
  • Patent Foramen Ovale

Publications

Featured Publications Legend

Featured Publications

High prevalence of false chordae tendinae in patients without left ventricular tachycardia.

Gualano SK, Bolling SF, Gordon D, Wilson A, Bach DS. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol January 2007 30 Suppl 1:S 156-9

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Honors/Awards

  • Chief Interventional Fellow
    Academic Year 2008-09 (2008)
  • SelectedBest Teaching Resident in the Dept. of Medicine
    by third year Medical Students, fall quarter (2004)
  • Selected Best Teaching Intern in the Dept. of Medicine
    by third year Medical Students, spring quarter (2003)
  • NIH Student Summer Research Award
    (1999)
  • Finalist in Michigan ACC Fellow Case Competition
    Academic years 2007 and 2008 (0)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Heart Association