John Giacomini, MD

Professional Education

Fellowship: SUNY Medical School - Buffalo (1978) NY

Residency: SUNY Medical School - Buffalo (1977) NY

Board Certification: Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine (1989)

Board Certification: Cardiology, American Board of Internal Medicine (1978)

Fellowship: Stanford University Medical Center (1978) CA

Internship: SUNY Medical School - Buffalo (1975) NY

Medical Education: Baylor College of Medicine (1973) TX

Administrative Appointments

Chief, Cardiology Section, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, 1983

Associate Chief (Veterans Affairs), Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, 1995

Successful lysis of an aortic prosthetic valve thrombosis with a dosing regimen for peripheral artery and bypass graft occlusions
Nguyen, P. K., Wasserman, S. M., Fann, J. I., & Giacomini, J. (2008). Successful lysis of an aortic prosthetic valve thrombosis with a dosing regimen for peripheral artery and bypass graft occlusions. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 135(3), 691-693.

Same-day discharge after elective percutaneous coronary intervention was noninferior for safety to staying overnight in hospital.
Hlatky, M., & Giacomini, J. (2007). Same-day discharge after elective percutaneous coronary intervention was noninferior for safety to staying overnight in hospital. ACP journal club, 147(2), 35-?.

Statin therapy in heart failure
Pham, M., Oka, R. K., & Giacomini, J. C. (2005). Statin therapy in heart failure. CURRENT OPINION IN LIPIDOLOGY, 16(6), 630-634.

ANTIARRHYTHMIC AGENT AMIODARONE POSSESSES CALCIUM-CHANNEL BLOCKER PROPERTIES
Lubic, S. P., NGUYEN, K. Pv., Dave, B., & Giacomini, J. C. (1994). ANTIARRHYTHMIC AGENT AMIODARONE POSSESSES CALCIUM-CHANNEL BLOCKER PROPERTIES. JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR PHARMACOLOGY, 24(5), 707-714.

ANGER REPORT PREDICTS CORONARY-ARTERY VASOMOTOR RESPONSE TO MENTAL STRESS IN ATHEROSCLEROTIC SEGMENTS
BOLTWOOD, M. D., Taylor, C. B., Burke, M. B., GROGIN, H., & Giacomini, J. (1993). ANGER REPORT PREDICTS CORONARY-ARTERY VASOMOTOR RESPONSE TO MENTAL STRESS IN ATHEROSCLEROTIC SEGMENTS. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 72(18), 1361-1365.

CORONARY-OCCLUSION FOLLOWING DIAGNOSTIC ANGIOGRAPHY - SALVAGE BY INTRACORONARY STENTING
STGOAR, F. G., Giacomini, J. C., & Fischell, T. A. (1991). CORONARY-OCCLUSION FOLLOWING DIAGNOSTIC ANGIOGRAPHY - SALVAGE BY INTRACORONARY STENTING. CATHETERIZATION AND CARDIOVASCULAR DIAGNOSIS, 23(4), 294-296.