Dr. Valentina Ugolini MD Cardiologist

Dr. Valentina Ugolini is a cardiologist in Houston, Texas. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including The Methodist Hospital and University Health System. She received her medical degree from Sapienza University of Rome and has been in practice for 30 years. Dr. Ugolini accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 145 doctors at The Methodist Hospital and one of 20 at University Health System who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease. She also speaks multiple languages, including Italian, Spanish and French.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

The Methodist Hospital
Ranked #14 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

University Health System

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1980 - 1983

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1983 - 1986

Sapienza University of Rome
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 31 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 29 years in Cardiovascular Disease

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Detection of alterations in left ventricular fatty acid metabolism in patients with acute myocardial infarction by 15-(p-123I-phenyl)-pentadecanoic acid and tomographic imaging.
Hansen, C. L., Kulkarni, P. V., Ugolini, V., Corbett, J. R.

A monoclonal antibody that identifies human peripheral blood monocytes recognizes the accessory- cells required for mitogen-induced T lymphocyte proliferation.
Rosenberg, S. A., Ligler, F. S., Ugolini, V., Lipsky, P. E.

Initial characterization of monoclonal antibodies against human monocytes.
Ugolini, V., Nunez, G., Smith, R. G., Stastny, P., Capra, J. D.

See all 11 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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