Advanced Heart Failure, Transplant, Cardiovascular Disease
Areas of Interest
Cardiology, Congestive Heart Failure, Left Ventricular Assist Devices, Cardiomyopathies, Transplant
Dr Egnaczyk completed undergraduate training in chemical engineering at Yale University. He then finished an MD/PhD program at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. His internal medicine training was at Massachusetts General Hospital. He completed general cardiology training and advanced HF/transplant training at Duke University Medical Center.
In 2011, Dr. Egnaczyk moved to Cincinnati to help establish a non-transplant Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) center at the Christ Hospital. In those ten years the program has treated greater than 250 patients and is recognized as center for excellence. Besides mechanical circulatory support devices, he is interested in high risk cardiomyopathies and cardiovascular intensive care medicine.
Dr. Egnaczyk is the Medical Director of Advanced Heart Failure and LVAD programs at The Christ Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio. His research experience spans from investigating the molecular pathways of cardiac regeneration to clinical trials in new medical and device therapies in heart failure. He has been named in the Top Doctors in Cincinnati since 2015 and won the Top Provider category for Cincinnati Business Courier Health Care Heroes in 2018. Dr. Egnaczyk was also featured on Cincinnati Magazine January 2018 cover in the the article by CM Editors, "Finding New Ways to Keep Hearts Pumping." Cincinnati Magazine, 9 January 2018, www.cincinnatimagazine.com/health-and-wellness/finding-new-ways-keep-hearts-pumping.