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John Gorcsan III, MD

Professor of Medicine

Phone314-273-2125

Additional Titles

  • Director of Clinical Research

Education

  • B.A.: Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA (1979)
  • M.D.: Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA (1983)
  • Internship and Residency: Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA (1983-1986)
  • Fellowship: Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA (1986-1988)
  • Research Fellowship: Medical College of Virginia - Dept of Echocardiography, Richmond, VA (1988-1989)

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease

Recognition

1992 & 1993

Faculty Honoree, University of Pittsburgh Honors Convocation

2006

American Society of Echocardiography National “Teacher of the Year” Award

2007

“Alumnus of the Year Award” Medical College of Virginia, Division of Cardiology

Faculty Honoree, University of Pittsburgh Honors Convocation

2014

Simon Dack Award for Outstanding Scholarship, American College of Cardiology

2015

Faculty Honoree, University of Pittsburgh Honors Convocation

Clinical Interests

Echocardiography; Transesophageal Echocardiography, General Non-Invasive Clinical Cardiology

Research Interests

Advanced Quantitative Imaging Methods; Device Therapy in Heart Failure Patients; Right Ventricular Function in Pulmonary Hypertension Patients.

Publications

View publications on PubMed.gov