Meet the Downtown Chicago Heart Valve Disease Team

Northwestern Medicine Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute is a nationally recognized destination for those who require highly specialized cardiovascular care. Our cardiovascular professionals offer patients access to outstanding, comprehensive care as well as long-term management of heart and vascular conditions.

Cardiac Surgery

Chief, Division of Cardiac Surgery

Patrick M. McCarthy, MD

Primary Specialty: Cardiac Surgery

Interventional Cardiology

Medical Director, Cardiac Cath Lab and Interventional Cardiology

Mark J. Ricciardi, MD

Primary Specialty: Interventional Cardiology