Daniel Richard Schimmel

  • 158 Citations
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Research Interests

As an active interventional attending, he is accomplished in complex coronary, peripheral arterial and pulmonary vascular interventions. In addition to treating complex, high risk coronary disease, Dr. Schimmel has a special clinical focus in both acute and chronic venothromboembolic disorders. He leads the Acute Pulmonary Embolism Response Team, participates as a key member of the Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension Team and the Cardiogenic Shock team.

Dr. Daniel Schimmel is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Northwestern University and Hospital practicing interventional cardiology in the Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute. Dr. Schimmel attended medical school at Rush University and completed residency and fellowship training at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. As Chief Medical Resident and Chief Fellow, he was dedicated to research and education. He also holds Master’s degrees in Exercise Science and in Clinical Investigation.

Dr. Schimmel's research interests are focused on how to improve the safety and efficacy of high risk coronary and pulmonary vascular interventions. Not only does this include leading and participating in drug and device trials, he also performs research on simulation based medical education to improve healthcare delivery in the procedural specialties.

Certifications and Licenses

Interventional Cardiology
Cardiovascular Disease
Internal Medicine

Training Experience

2009Residency, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital)

Education/Academic qualification

MS, Northwestern University

… → 2013

MD, Rush Medical College

… → 2006

Research interests

  • Coronary Artery Intervention
  • Critical Cardiac Care
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolism
  • Quality Improvement
  • Simulation

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Grants 2017 2021

Research Output 2007 2018

  • 158 Citations
  • 9 Article
  • 2 Review article
  • 1 Letter
3 Citations (Scopus)
Coronary Angiography
Linear Models

A 51-year-old man with exercise-induced syncope

Prenner, S. B., Schimmel, D. R. & Chicos, A. B., Feb 1 2017, In : JAMA Cardiology. 2, 2, p. 221-222 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
Pulmonary Embolism
Complementary Therapies
36 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of National Trends in Admissions for Pulmonary Embolism

Smith, S. B., Geske, J. B., Kathuria, P., Cuttica, M., Schimmel, D. R., Courtney, D. M., Waterer, G. W. & Wunderink, R. G., Jul 1 2016, In : CHEST. 150, 1, p. 35-45 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pulmonary Embolism
Hospital Charges
Length of Stay
Hospital Mortality
5 Citations (Scopus)

Contemporary management of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction

Yadlapati, A., Gajjar, M., Schimmel, D. R., Ricciardi, M. J. & Flaherty, J. D., Dec 1 2016, In : Internal and Emergency Medicine. 11, 8, p. 1107-1113 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
Investigational Therapies
Practice Guidelines