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​​​​​​​​Structural Heart Disease Fellowship Faculty Members


Director, Structural Heart Program and Harold C. Schott Foundation Endowed Chair for Structural and Valvular Heart Disease

Santiago A. Garcia, MD Interventional Cardiology
The Christ Hospital Physicians - Heart & Vascular

Primary Location

The Christ Hospital Medical Office Building

2123 Auburn Ave, Suite 122 Cincinnati, OH 45219 (513) 206-1222
39.1211546 -84.510667

Areas of Interest

Heart Valve Repair, Heart Valve Replacement, Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery, Mitral And Aortic Valve Repair See all
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President, Heart and Vascular Institute; Professor of Clinical Medicine, The Ohio State University 

5 of of 5 Stars
226 Ratings
Dean J. Kereiakes, MD Interventional Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease
The Christ Hospital Physicians - Heart & Vascular

Primary Location

The Christ Hospital Medical Office Building

2123 Auburn Ave, Suite 136 Cincinnati, OH 45219 (513) 206-1060
39.1211546 -84.510667

Areas of Interest

Angiography, Angioplasty, Cardiomyopathies, Complex Coronary Artery Intervention See all
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Staff Interventional and Structural Cardiologists

Joseph K. Choo, MD Interventional Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease
The Christ Hospital Physicians - Heart & Vascular

Primary Location

The Christ Hospital Outpatient Center - Montgomery

11140 Montgomery Rd, Suite 1300 Cincinnati, OH 45249 (513) 792-7800
39.2662499 -84.3317391

Areas of Interest

Angiography, Angioplasty, Cardiomyopathies, Complex Coronary Artery Intervention See all
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4.9 of of 5 Stars
264 Ratings
Puvi N. Seshiah, MD Cardiovascular Disease
The Christ Hospital Physicians - Heart & Vascular

Primary Location

The Christ Hospital Outpatient Center - Green Township

5885 Harrison Ave, Suite 1900 Cincinnati, OH 45248 (513) 206-1800
39.1211546 -84.510667
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Director, Cardiovascular CT

4.9 of of 5 Stars
418 Ratings
Mark D. Berlacher, MD Cardiovascular Disease
The Christ Hospital Physicians - Heart & Vascular

Primary Location

The Christ Hospital Outpatient Center - Fort Wright

1955 Dixie Hwy, Suite E1 Ft Wright, KY 41011 (859) 292-4560
39.0554664 -84.5461755

Areas of Interest

Preventive Cardiology, Valvular Heart Disease, General Clinical Cardiology, Cardiac CT Angiography (CTA) See all
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Staff Interventional Echocardiographer 

Terri L. Stewart-Dehner, MD Cardiovascular Disease
The Christ Hospital Physicians - Heart & Vascular

Primary Location

The Christ Hospital Physicians - Heart & Vascular

2139 Auburn Ave, Structural Heart Clinic Cincinnati, OH 45219 (513) 206-1222
39.1212872 -84.5116525

Areas of Interest

Advanced Cardiac Imaging, Bradycardias (Slow Heartbeat), Cardiac CT Angiography (CTA), Cholesterol & Diabetes Management See all
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Castellini Foundation Chair of Cardiac Surgery

5 of of 5 Stars
165 Ratings
J. Michael Smith, MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
The Christ Hospital Physicians - Heart & Vascular

Primary Location

The Christ Hospital Medical Office Building

2123 Auburn Ave, Suite 201 Cincinnati, OH 45219 (513) 206-1170
39.1211546 -84.510667

Areas of Interest

Robotic-Assisted Surgery, Surgery for Atrial Fibrillation and IST (Inappropriate Sinus Tachycardia), Mitral and Aortic Valve Repair, Ross Procedure See all
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Chief of Cardiac Surgery 

4.9 of of 5 Stars
145 Ratings
Geoffrey A. Answini, MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
The Christ Hospital Physicians - Heart & Vascular

Primary Location

The Christ Hospital Medical Office Building

2123 Auburn Ave, Suite 201 Cincinnati, OH 45219 (513) 206-1170
39.1211546 -84.510667

Areas of Interest

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO), Left Ventricular Assist Devices (LVAD), Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) Repair, Adbominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) Treatment See all
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Heart Failure and Advanced Echocardiography 

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4.9 of of 5 Stars
133 Ratings
Eugene S. Chung, MD Advanced Heart Failure / Transplant, Cardiovascular Disease
The Christ Hospital Physicians - Heart & Vascular

Primary Location

The Christ Hospital Medical Office Building

2123 Auburn Ave, Suite 138 Cincinnati, OH 45219 (513) 206-1180
39.1212062 -84.5103696

Areas of Interest

Cardiac Amyloidosis, Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy, Cardiogenic Shock, Cardiology Clinical Research (Trials) See all
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5 of of 5 Stars
281 Ratings
Gregory F. Egnaczyk, MD Advanced Heart Failure / Transplant, Cardiovascular Disease
The Christ Hospital Physicians - Heart & Vascular

Primary Location

The Christ Hospital Medical Office Building

2123 Auburn Ave, Suite 138 Cincinnati, OH 45219 (513) 206-1180
39.1212062 -84.5103696

Areas of Interest

Cardiac Amyloidosis, Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy, Cardiogenic Shock, Cardiology Clinical Research (Trials) See all
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Medical Director, Heart and Vascular Service Line

4.9 of of 5 Stars
382 Ratings
Thomas M. O'Brien, MD Advanced Heart Failure / Transplant, Cardiovascular Disease
The Christ Hospital Physicians - Heart & Vascular

Primary Location

The Christ Hospital Medical Center - Liberty Township

6939 Cox Rd., Suite 250 Liberty Township, OH 45069 (513) 206-1460
39.374931 -84.3628433

Areas of Interest

Cardiac Amyloidosis, Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy, Cardiogenic Shock, Cardiology Clinical Research (Trials) See all
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