Dr. Fernando Boccalandro MD Cardiologist

Dr. Fernando Boccalandro is a cardiologist in Odessa, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Medical Center Health System and Odessa Regional Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Central University of Venezuela and has been in practice for 20 years. He is one of 9 doctors at Medical Center Health System and one of 11 at Odessa Regional Medical Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: Interventional

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas at Houston
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1996–1999

University of Texas at Houston
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1999–2002

University of Texas at Houston
Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology, 2002–2003

Central University of Venezuela
Class of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Interventional Cardiology

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACC), American College of Cardiology

Publications & Presentations

Rebuttal: The Use of PTCA in Acute Mitral Regurgitation and Cardiogenic Shock: Revisited With Impella-Response from the Authors.
Boccalandro, F.

Cardiogenic shock secondary to severe acute ischemic mitral regurgitation managed with an impella 2.5 percutaneous left ventricular assist device.
Harmon, L., Boccalandro, F.

Mechanisms of progression and regression of coronary artery disease by PET related to treatment intensity and clinical events at long-term follow-up.
Sdringola, S., Loghin, C., Boccalandro, F., Gould, K. L.

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