Andrew Wang, MD

Professor of Medicine
Vice Chief for Clinical Services
Campus mail 7401 Hosp North, 2301 Erwin Road, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 681-6197

Structural heart diseases, including valvular heart disease, hemodynamics, infective endocarditis, and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

In Their Words

Education and Training

  • Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Duke University, 1995 - 1997
  • Assistant Chief of Service, Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1994 - 1995
  • Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Duke University, 1993 - 1994
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1990 - 1993
  • M.D., Duke University, 1990

Publications

Ranney, D, Benrashid, E, Yerokun, B, Wang, H, Harrison, J, Wang, A, Kiefer, T, and Hughes, GC. "SURGERY FOR PATIENTS WITH BICUSPID AORTOPATHY: VALIDATION OF THE 2016 ACC/AHA GUIDELINES CLARIFICATION." March 21, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

Lauridsen, TK, Park, L, Selton-Suty, C, Peterson, G, Dickerman, S, Cecchi, E, Habib, G, Johansson, M, Lerakis, S, Tamin, S, Thuny, F, Bermejo, J, Pare, C, Bruun, NE, Chu, V, Fowler, V, Wang, A, and Crowley, AL. "ECHOCARDIOGRAPHIC PREDICTORS FOR IN-HOSPITAL AND 1-YEAR OUTCOMES IN LEFT-SIDED INFECTIVE ENDOCARDITIS: AN ANALYSIS FROM THE INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION ON ENDOCARDITIS-PROSPECTIVE ECHO COHORT STUDY." 66th Annual Scientific Session and Expo of the American-College-of-Cardiology (ACC). Washington, DC. March 17, 2017 - March 19, 2017.: ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, March 21, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

Kiefer, TL, Samad, Z, Pomann, G-M, Poon, V, Shatila, W, Lokhnygina, Y, Velazquez, EJ, and Wang, A. "The Association Between Post-Operative Pulmonary Hypertension and Survival After Mitral Valve Surgery." November 11, 2016.

Scholars@Duke

Kiefer, TL, Samad, Z, Pomann, G-M, Poon, V, Shatila, W, Lokhnygina, Y, Velazquez, EJ, and Wang, A. "The Association Between Post-Operative Pulmonary Hypertension and Survival After Mitral Valve Surgery." November 11, 2016.

Scholars@Duke

Gentry, JL, Mentz, RJ, Hurdle, M, and Wang, A. "Ranolazine for Treatment of Angina or Dyspnea in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Patients (RHYME)." Journal of the American College of Cardiology 68, no. 16 (October 2016): 1815-1817. (Letter)

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27737749
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Kar, S, Lim, DS, Grayburn, P, Wang, A, Foster, E, Weissman, NJ, Trento, A, Ailawadi, G, Mack, M, Feldman, T, and Investigators, EVERESTII. "The EVEREST II REALISM Continued Access Study-1 year outcomes in patients with functional mitral regurgitation reported by baseline New York Heart Association functional class." August 1, 2016.

Scholars@Duke

Fraiche, A, and Wang, A. "Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: New Evidence Since the 2011 American Cardiology of Cardiology Foundation and American Heart Association Guideline." Current cardiology reports 18, no. 8 (July 2016): 70-. (Review)

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27294414
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Ranney, DN, Williams, JB, Wang, A, and Gaca, JG. "Valve-in-Valve Transcatheter Valve Implantation in the Nonaortic Position." Journal of Cardiac Surgery 31, no. 5 (May 2016): 282-288.

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27059552
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Park, LP, Chu, VH, Peterson, G, Skoutelis, A, Lejko-Zupa, T, Bouza, E, Tattevin, P, Habib, G, Tan, R, Gonzalez, J, Altclas, J, Edathodu, J, Fortes, CQ, Siciliano, RF, Pachirat, O, Kanj, S, Wang, A, and International Collaboration on Endocarditis (ICE) Investigators, . "Validated Risk Score for Predicting 6-Month Mortality in Infective Endocarditis." Journal of the American Heart Association 5, no. 4 (April 18, 2016): e003016-null.

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27091179
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Sivak, JA, Vora, AN, Navar, AM, Schulte, PJ, Crowley, AL, Kisslo, J, Corey, GR, Liao, L, Wang, A, Velazquez, EJ, and Samad, Z. "An Approach to Improve the Negative Predictive Value and Clinical Utility of Transthoracic Echocardiography in Suspected Native Valve Infective Endocarditis." Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : official publication of the American Society of Echocardiography 29, no. 4 (April 2016): 315-322.

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26850679
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