Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Mark J Ricciardi, MD

Mark J Ricciardi, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)

Focus of Work


Medical Director of Cardiac Catheterization and Interventional Cardiology at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute. Associate professor of medicine Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Fellow of the American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology and Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions.

Academic Focus

Research, innovation and education in the fields of complex coronary disease, heart valve interventions and heart failure interventions.

Clinical Focus

Complex coronary intervention, heart valve intervention and heart failure intervention including coronary stents, chronic total occlusion intervention, transcatheter valve therapies (mitral valve repair, MitraClip, mitral valve in valve intervention, transcatheter mitral valve replacement (TMVR), transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), tricuspid and pulmonic valve interventions), and systolic heart failure and diastolic heart failure therapies (left ventricular support).


Education and Certification

  • MD: New York University (1989)
  • Residency: Yale University, Internal Medicine (1992)
  • Fellowship: University of Michigan, Cardiovascular Disease (1997)
  • Fellowship: University of Michigan, Interventional Cardiology (1998)
  • Board Certification: Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology


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