2018 - 2019 Policies, Responsibilities and Curriculum
The physician serves twelve months in the Catheterization Laboratory as an Interventional Fellow within the Division of Cardiology.
Equipment in the cath lab includes state-of-the-art physiologic recorders and digital cineangiographic imaging systems. The laboratory performs routine coronary angiography, simple and complex coronary angioplasty, intra-coronary ultrasound, intra-aortic
balloon insertions, primary angioplasty for acute myocardial infarction, thrombectomy, mechanical rotational atherectomy (MRA, Rotablator), intra-coronary stenting, mitral and aortic valvuloplasty procedures, endomyocardial biopsy, and peripheral
and neuro-vascular interventions. Physiologic measurements, including coronary blood flow and vasodilator reserve, are available.