George D. Dangas, MD, PhD, MACC, MSCAI, s Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) & Surgery (Vascular) at Icahn School of Medicine & the Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, Director, Cardiovascular Innovation at Mount Sinai Hospital, NYC and Chief of Cardiology Mount Sinai Queens; Director of Transcatheter Cardiovascular therapeutics (TCT), Interventional Cardiology Principle & Practice Textbook Editor (Wiley Publishers, UK), Chair of the American Heart Association (AHA) Invasive Cardiology Committee and President of the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography & Interventions (SCAI).
Dr. Dangas is a leading authority in the performance of minimally invasive heart (coronary and valve disease) and vascular interventions, such as stent, angioplasty, atherectomy and heart valve repair/replacement with both established and novel techniques.
After studies at National Kapodistrian University of Athens, served as Medical Officer, Hellenic Navy and then trained in Medicine at Brown University/Miriam Hospital; subsequently he was Fellow in Cardiology and Interventional at Mount Sinai. Among the 5 founding physicians of Cardiovascular Research Foundation NYC, he was key faculty at Lenox Hill & Columbia University Medical Center and led establishment of Interventional Fellowship Programs in both.
He served as Trustee of ACC & SCAI, Fellow of ESC & AHA, founder of ACC Interventional Council/Section, Cardiology Chair at Onassis Heart Center and Chair of the AHA Laennec Society.
He is a Master of ACC and of SCAI, JACC Section Editor, ACC Distinguished Fellow 2019 & Teacher 2017 and included in many Top/Super Doctors & WHOisWHO lists for over 10 years.
- Mount Sinai Queens
- The Mount Sinai Hospital