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Past President, SCAI; Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, NorthShore University HealthSystem, Evanston Hospital, Evanston, Illinois
Dr. Feldman received his undergraduate and medical training at Indiana University, completing residency training as Chief Resident at Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois. After finishing his Cardiology Fellowship at the University of Chicago, he remained there as Professor of Medicine and Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory. He currently practices at Evanston Northwestern Hospital, where he is Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, holds the Walgreen Chair in Interventional Cardiology, and is Professor of Medicine at Northwestern University Medical School.
Dr. Feldman has authored over 300 manuscripts, chapters, abstracts, and editorials. He is a Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Guideline co-author and is on the American Board of Internal Medicine Interventional Cardiology test-writing committee. Chicago Magazine has repeatedly named him among Chicago’s Top Doctors. Dr. Feldman is a Past President of Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI), and recently chaired the Annual Scientific Sessions of the Society, as well as the American College of Cardiology i2 Interventional Summit.
Dr. Feldman is an active interventional practitioner and performs hundreds of catheter procedures every year. He participates in numerous clinical investigations, with major research interests that include nonsurgical percutaneous repair of the mitral valve, catheter-based aortic valve replacement, shunt closure for congenital heart disease and also for migraine headache, left atrial appendage closure, carotid stent implantation, and development of new coronary stents.
Dr. Feldman is the Editor of Seconds-Count’s section titled, Valvular Heart Disease.