Education

Medical School University of Texas Southwestern Med Ctr Dallas (1997)

Clinical Interest

Refractory Angina & Second Opinions
  • Abnormal Stress Test
  • Angina Pectoris
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Total Occlusion (Heart Artery)
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Coronary Ischemia
  • Family History of Early-Onset Heart Attacks & Strokes
  • Myocardial Infarction (Heart Attack)
  • Premature Coronary Artery Disease
Diabetes & Heart Disease
  • Assess Risk for Cardiovascular Disease
  • Secondary Prevention for Cardiovascular Complications
Endovascular Therapy - Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • Below the Knee Revascularizations
  • Claudication Treatments
  • Critical Limb Ischemia
  • Diabetic Ulcer Evaluations
  • Endovascular Lower Limb Extremity Interventions
  • Limb Salvage: Endovascular
  • Superficial Femoral Artery (SFA) Stenting
Diagnostic Cardiac Catheterization
  • Confirmation & Complement Noninvasive Studies
  • Determination of Presence & Severity of Coronary Artery Disease
  • Diagnosis of Coronary Atherosclerosis by Angiography
  • Diagnosis of Valvular Stenosis & Regurgitation
  • Evaluation of Coronary Blood Flow
  • Evaluation of Ventricular Function
  • Fractional Flow & Coronary Flow Reserve Evaluations
  • Intravascular Ultrasound
Percutaneous Coronary Interventions
  • Balloon Valvuloplasty, Angioplasty, & Stenting
  • Coronary Angiography & Stenting (Bare Metal & Drug Eluting Stents)
  • Coronary Atherectomy
  • Emergency Cardiac Catheterizations for Heart Attacks (Myocardial Infarctions)
  • Management of Chronic Total Occlusion by Percutaneous Coronary Interventions
  • Multi-vessel PCI

Research Interest

  • Detection of myocardial ischemia
  • Endovascular support for advanced heart failure
  • Techniques and technologies for endovascular revascularization

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Heart Association
  • American Medical Association
  • Cardiovascular Research Foundation