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Thomas Jefferson University
Sidney Kimmel Medical College
Department of Medicine

Ruggiero, Nicholas

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Nicholas J. Ruggiero, MD, FACP, FACC, FSCAI, FSVM

Contact Dr. Ruggiero

925 Chestnut Street
Mezzanine Level
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 503-3718
(215) 503-5650 fax

Medical School

King's College - 1997
Jefferson Medical College - 2001 3EA3


Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Massachusetts General Hospital

Board Certification

Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Medicine
Interventional Coronary and Structural Cardiology

Hospital Appointment

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards & Honors

SCAI Gregory Braden Interventional Cardiology Fellow of the Year Recipient, 2010


Coronary artery intervention; peripheral vascular intervention; vascular medicine; structural heart disease; structural heart disease intervention


Most Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. Acute Myocardial Infarction Complicated by Cardiogenic Shock: An Algorithm-Based Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Program Can Improve Clinical Outcomes
  2. Carotid artery stenting for recurrent carotid artery restenosis after previous ipsilateral carotid artery endarterectomy or stenting: A report from the National Cardiovascular Data Registry
  3. "very" very late stent thrombosis: Acute myocardial infarction from drug-eluting stent thrombosis more than 5 years after implantation
  4. Renal denervation revisited: Complexity following symplicity
  5. Outcomes of carotid endarterectomy in the elderly: Report from the national cardiovascular data registry
  6. Saphenous vein graft disease: Review of pathophysiology, prevention, and treatment
  7. Modern antiplatelet agents in coronary artery disease.
  8. Revascularization in renal artery stenosis
  9. Endovascular management of acute limb ischemia
  10. Carotid stent fracture and restenosis management
  11. Carotid revascularization immediately before urgent cardiac surgery: Practice patterns associated with the choice of carotid artery stenting or endarterectomy: A report from the CARE (Carotid Artery Revascularization and Endarterectomy) registry
  12. The current management of aortic, common iliac, and external iliac artery disease: Basic data underlying clinical decision making
  13. Enhancing back-up support during difficult coronary stent delivery: Single-center case series of experience with the heartrail II catheter
  14. Atrial fibrillation with a focus on oral antiarrhythmic therapy
  15. The challenge facing renal artery revascularization: What have we not proven and why we must?
  16. Comprehensive Evaluation and Medical Management of Infrainguinal Peripheral Artery Disease: "When to Treat, When Not to Treat"
  17. Treatment of renal artery in-stent restenosis with sirolimus-eluting stents
  18. The no-reflow phenomenon in the coronary circulation
  19. The role of embolic protection in renal artery stenting
  20. Renal artery stenting-which patients will benefit?