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Howard I. Kurz, MD, MSE, FACC

Professor of Medicine, Co-Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory

Phone314-362-1291

Fax314-747-1417

Emailhkurz@wustl.edu

Additional Titles

  • Director, Interventional Cardiology Training Program,
  • Co-Director, Cardiac Proceedure Center

Education

  • S.B.: M.I.T., Cambridge, MA (1979)
  • M.S.E.: Princeton University, Princeton, NJ (1980)
  • M.D.: New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY (1984)
  • Intern and Resident, Internal Medicine: Barnes Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO (1987)
  • Research, Clinical, and Interventional Fellow, Cardiovascular Division: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO (1993)

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovasular Disease
  • Interventional Cardiology

Recognition

1979

Honors: Associate Member Sigma Xi

1983

Honors: Alpha Omega Alpha-Third Year, Carl Innerfeld Award for Clinic Research

1995

Teacher of the Year

2012

St. Louis Best Doctors

Clinical Interests

Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology, Consultant in all aspects of Adult General Cardiology including evaluation and treatment of coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, hypertension, congestive heart failure,cardiomyopathy, pericardial disease, chest pain, shortness of breath, palpitations, syncope, hyperlipidemia, myocardial infarction.

Research Interests

New devices for coronary revascularization, new techniques for coronary revascularization, prevention of restenosis, optimal strategies for anticoagulation, acute coronary syndromes.

Publications

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