SPECIALTIES: Interventional/Structural Cardiovascular Disease
UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION: Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University, Lima, Peru
MEDICAL TRAINING: Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University; Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
RESIDENCY: Internal Medicine: University of Miami School of Medicine Hospitals; Residency Cardiology elective: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland
FELLOWSHIPS: Cardiology: University of Miami School of Medicine Hospitals; Interventional Cardiology, Valvuloplasty/Structural: The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
BOARD CERTIFICATIONS: Cardiovascular Diseases, Interventional Cardiology, Endovascular Medicine, Internal Medicine
Dr. Augusto Villa is the Director of Interventional Cardiology and Structural Heart Disease at Mt. Sinai Heart New York–Palm Beach. He is also an Assistant Professor of Cardiology at Icahn School of Medicine Mt. Sinai, New York, and a Visiting Professor at Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University.
Dr. Villa is an expert in complex radial coronary interventions such as orbital, rotational and laser atherectomy and stenting, as well as percutaneous right and left ventricular assist device insertions. He is also skilled in transcatheter aortic and mitral valve replacements, percutaneous mitral valve repair, atrial appendage closure, ASD and PFO closures, carotid stenting and more.
Dr. Villa’s mission is to provide the highest quality cardiovascular and preventative care to his patients with respect and personal attention, with patient health and satisfaction being his top priority. He started the Peripheral Interventional program in the northern Palm Beach County area years ago, followed by the Radial Percutaneous Coronary Interventional program, and the transcatheter valve therapies program in recent years. These programs have significantly improved the health and outcomes of countless patients in this area.
AUGUSTO E. VILLA, MD, FACC, FSCAI
600 University Blvd., Suite 200, Jupiter, FL 33458
This post is sponsored by Mt. Sinai Heart New York – Palm Beach