James D Flaherty

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Research Interests

Dr. Flaherty is an associate professor of medicine in Interventional Cardiology and severes as the medical director of the coronary care unit (CCU) of Northwestern Memorial Hospital. He is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, interventional cardiology and advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology. He has severed as the principal investigator for several research trials, including those related to heart valve therapies. He is the course director for the CME conference: Chicago Case-Based Coronary & Structural Heart Intervention Update. In 2012, he was a recipient of the Teaching Excellence Award by the Department of Medicine. In 2008, he was recognized as the Most Outstanding Fellow Teacher by the Division of Cardiology.

Transcatheter Valve Therapies, Valvular Heart Disease, Percutaneous Coronary Interventions, Acute Coronary Syndromes

Interventional Cardiology, Structural Heart Therapies including Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR), Transradial Coronary Angiogrpahy, Critical Care

Certifications and Licenses

Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
Interventional Cardiology
Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease

Training Experience

2002Residency, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital)
2005Fellowship, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital)
2006Fellowship, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital)

Education/Academic qualification

MD, SUNY Buffalo

… → 1999

Research interests

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Critical Cardiac Care
  • Valve Repair/Replacement

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Research Output

Multimodality imaging to guide transcatheter treatment of severe degenerative tricuspid regurgitation with tricuspid valve-in-ring implantation and paravalvular leak closure

Peters, A. C., Unger, E., Gong, F. F., El Hangouche, N., Puthumana, J. J., Thomas, J. D., Fusari, M., Davidson, C. J., Ricciardi, M. J., Pham, D., Flaherty, J. D. & Narang, A., Jun 1 2020, In : Echocardiography. 37, 6, p. 913-916 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Psychiatric conditions in patients presenting with Takotsubo syndrome: A systematic review and synthesis of case studies

    Carroll, A. J., Goergen, J., Wafford, Q. E., Flaherty, J. D., Grady, K. L. & Feingold, K. L., Jul 1 2020, In : General Hospital Psychiatry. 65, p. 54-63 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  • Transcatheter aortic valve replacement outcomes based on the presence of chronic total occlusion

    Howard, T. M., Cantey, E. P., Abutaleb, A. R. A., Ricciardi, M. J., Sweis, R. N., Pham, D. T., Churyla, A., Malaisrie, S. C., Davidson, C. J. & Flaherty, J. D., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Assessment and management of coronary artery disease in kidney and pancreas transplant candidates

    Knapper, J. T., Raval, Z., Harinstein, M. E., Friedewald, J. J., Skaro, A. I., Abecassis, M. I., Ali, Z. A., Gheorghiade, M. & Flaherty, J. D., Feb 2019, In : Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine. 20, 2, p. 51-58 8 p.

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