Jennifer Tremmel

Cardiologist, Interventional cardiologist

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine) at the Stanford University Medical Center

Women's Heart Health

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-6459
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Interventional Cardiology

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-725-2621
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Professional Education

Internship: Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center (1999) NH

Residency: Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center (2001) NH

Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine (2005) CA

Board Certification: Interventional Cardiology, American Board of Internal Medicine (2007)

Board Certification: Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine (2006)

Medical Education: University of Iowa College of Medicine (1998) IA

M.D., University of Iowa, Medicine (1998)

S.M., Harvard University, Epidemiology (2002)

Administrative Appointments

Clinical Director, Women's Heart Health at Stanford (2007 - Present)

Director, Secondary Prevention Program (2006 - Present)

Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

Commentary on late breaking trials in interventional cardiology at ESC, VIVA, TCT, AHA (Fall 2012), and ACC 2013
Tremmel, J. A., Patel, R. Ag., Bhatt, D. L., Cilingiroglu, M., Pinto, D. S., & Grines, C. L. (2014). Commentary on late breaking trials in interventional cardiology at ESC, VIVA, TCT, AHA (Fall 2012), and ACC 2013. CATHETERIZATION AND CARDIOVASCULAR INTERVENTIONS, 83(6), 936-943.

Best Practices for Transradial Angiography and Intervention: A Consensus Statement From the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention's Transradial Working Group
Rao, S. V., Tremmel, J. A., Gilchrist, I. C., Shah, P. B., Gulati, R., & Pancholy, S. B. (2014). Best Practices for Transradial Angiography and Intervention: A Consensus Statement From the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention's Transradial Working Group. CATHETERIZATION AND CARDIOVASCULAR INTERVENTIONS, 83(2), 228-236.

It is Time for Sex Inequality in Patients with ST-elevation Myocardial Infarction.
Yong, A. S., & Tremmel, J. A. (2013). It is Time for Sex Inequality in Patients with ST-elevation Myocardial Infarction. Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions , 82(1), 27-28.

Can we bear another bare-metal stent study?
Yong, A. S., & Tremmel, J. A. (2013). Can we bear another bare-metal stent study?. Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions , 81(7), 1095-1096.

A novel stress echocardiography pattern for myocardial bridge with invasive structural and hemodynamic correlation.
Lin, S., Tremmel, J. A., Yamada, R., Rogers, I. S., Yong, C. M., & Schnittger, I. (2013). A novel stress echocardiography pattern for myocardial bridge with invasive structural and hemodynamic correlation. Journal of the American Heart Association, 2(2).

The Impact of Sex Differences on Fractional Flow Reserve-Guided Percutaneous Coronary Intervention A FAME (Fractional Flow Reserve Versus Angiography for Multivessel Evaluation) Substudy
Kim, H.-S., Tonino, P. Al., De Bruyne, B., Yong, A. Sc., Tremmel, J. A., & Fearon, W. F. (2012). The Impact of Sex Differences on Fractional Flow Reserve-Guided Percutaneous Coronary Intervention A FAME (Fractional Flow Reserve Versus Angiography for Multivessel Evaluation) Substudy. JACC-CARDIOVASCULAR INTERVENTIONS, 5(10), 1037-1042.

Most accurate definition of a high femoral artery puncture: Aiming to better predict retroperitoneal hematoma in percutaneous coronary intervention
Tremmel, J. A., Tibayan, Y. D., O'Loughlin, A. Jc., Chan, T., Fearon, W. F., & Lee, D. P. (2012). Most accurate definition of a high femoral artery puncture: Aiming to better predict retroperitoneal hematoma in percutaneous coronary intervention. CATHETERIZATION AND CARDIOVASCULAR INTERVENTIONS, 80(1), 37-42.

Comparison of the Frequency of Coronary Artery Disease in Alcohol-Related Versus Non-Alcohol-Related Endstage Liver Disease
Patel, S., Kiefer, T. L., Ahmed, A., Ali, Z. A., Tremmel, J. A., & Fearon, W. F. (2011). Comparison of the Frequency of Coronary Artery Disease in Alcohol-Related Versus Non-Alcohol-Related Endstage Liver Disease. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 108(11), 1552-1555.

Quantitative Comparison of Microcirculatory Dysfunction in Patients With Stress Cardiomyopathy and ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction
Kim, H.-S., Tremmel, J. A., Nam, C.-W., Zhou, J., Haddad, F., & Fearon, W. F. (2011). Quantitative Comparison of Microcirculatory Dysfunction in Patients With Stress Cardiomyopathy and ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 58(23), 2430-2431.

Transradial arterial access for coronary and peripheral procedures: Executive summary by the transradial committee of the SCAI
Caputo, R. P., Tremmel, J. A., Rao, S., Gilchrist, I. C., Pyne, C., & Patel, T. (2011). Transradial arterial access for coronary and peripheral procedures: Executive summary by the transradial committee of the SCAI. CATHETERIZATION AND CARDIOVASCULAR INTERVENTIONS, 78(6), 823-839.

Do Not Be Deceived by the Cunning Jailed Side Branch
Tremmel, J. A. (2011). Do Not Be Deceived by the Cunning Jailed Side Branch. CATHETERIZATION AND CARDIOVASCULAR INTERVENTIONS, 78(5), 727-728.

Sex Differences in Neointimal Hyperplasia Following Endeavor Zotarolimus-Eluting Stent Implantation
Nakatani, D., Ako, J., Tremmel, J. A., Waseda, K., Otake, H., & Fitzgerald, P. J. (2011). Sex Differences in Neointimal Hyperplasia Following Endeavor Zotarolimus-Eluting Stent Implantation. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 108(7), 912-917.

Comparison of Drug-Eluting Versus Bare Metal Stents in Cardiac Allograft Vasculopathy
Tremmel, J. A., Ng, M. Kc., Ikeno, F., Hunt, S. A., Lee, D. P., & Fearon, W. F. (2011). Comparison of Drug-Eluting Versus Bare Metal Stents in Cardiac Allograft Vasculopathy. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 108(5), 665-668.

Stress-induced cardiomyopathy associated with a transfusion reaction: A case of potential crosstalk between the histaminic and adrenergic systems
Zhou, J. Q., Choe, E., Ang, L., Schnittger, I., Rockson, S. G., & Haddad, F. (2011). Stress-induced cardiomyopathy associated with a transfusion reaction: A case of potential crosstalk between the histaminic and adrenergic systems. EXPERIMENTAL & CLINICAL CARDIOLOGY, 16(1), 30-32.

Images in intervention. Intramural hematoma appearing as a new lesion after coronary stenting.
Tremmel, J. A., Koizumi, T., O'Loughlin, A., & Yeung, A. C. (2011). Images in intervention. Intramural hematoma appearing as a new lesion after coronary stenting. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions, 4(1), 129-130.

Launching a successful transradial program.
Tremmel, J. A. (2009). Launching a successful transradial program. journal of invasive cardiology, 21(8), 3A-10A.

Predictive value of the index of microcirculatory resistance in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
Fearon, W. F., Shah, M., Ng, M., Brinton, T., Wilson, A., & Yeung, A. C. (2008). Predictive value of the index of microcirculatory resistance in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 51(5), 560-565.

Ischemic heart disease in women: An appropriate time to discriminate
Tremmel, J. A., & Yeung, A. C. (2007). Ischemic heart disease in women: An appropriate time to discriminate. REVIEWS IN CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE, 8(2), 61-68.

Selective renal arterial infusion of fenoldopam for the prevention of contrast-induced nephropathy.
Ng, M. Kc., Tremmel, J., Fitzgerald, P. J., & Fearon, W. F. (2006). Selective renal arterial infusion of fenoldopam for the prevention of contrast-induced nephropathy. Journal of interventional cardiology, 19(1), 75-79.

Risk factors for the development of retroperitoneal hematoma after percutaneous coronary intervention in the era of glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors and vascular closure devices
Farouque, H. Mo., Tremmel, J. A., Shabari, F. R., Aggarwal, M., Fearon, W. F., & Lee, D. P. (2005). Risk factors for the development of retroperitoneal hematoma after percutaneous coronary intervention in the era of glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors and vascular closure devices. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 45(3), 363-368.

Is the obesity paradox for real? The effect of body mass index on mortality following percutaneous coronary intervention for those presenting with an ST elevation myocardial infarction.
Tremmel J, Shaw RE, & Lee DP. (2005). Is the obesity paradox for real? The effect of body mass index on mortality following percutaneous coronary intervention for those presenting with an ST elevation myocardial infarction. Circulation, 112((17, supp)).

The influence of body mass index on mortality following percutaneous coronary intervention in those presenting with unstable angina or non-ST elevation myocardial infarction: is there an obesity paradox?
Tremmel J, Shaw RE, & Lee DP. (2005). The influence of body mass index on mortality following percutaneous coronary intervention in those presenting with unstable angina or non-ST elevation myocardial infarction: is there an obesity paradox?. Am J Cardiol, 96(7,supp1).

"Tako-tsubo-like left ventricular dysfunction": a clinical entity mimicking acute myocardial infarction with a favorable prognosis.
Farouque, H. Mo., Kaltenbach, T., Ako, J., Tremmel, J. A., Fearon, W. F., & Vagelos, R. H. (2004). "Tako-tsubo-like left ventricular dysfunction": a clinical entity mimicking acute myocardial infarction with a favorable prognosis. American journal of geriatric cardiology, 13(6), 323-326.

Women remain at higher risk for retroperitoneal hematoma after percutaneous coronary intervention in the era of glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors and vascular closure devices
Farouque, H. Mo., Tremmel, J. A., Aggarwal, M., Shabari, F. R., Fearon, W. F., & Lee, D. P. (2004). Women remain at higher risk for retroperitoneal hematoma after percutaneous coronary intervention in the era of glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors and vascular closure devices. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 43(5), 63A-63A.

Direct-to-consumer advertisements for prescription drugs: what are Americans being sold?
Woloshin, S., Schwartz, L. M., Tremmel, J., & Welch, H. G. (2001). Direct-to-consumer advertisements for prescription drugs: what are Americans being sold?. LANCET, 358(9288), 1141-1146.