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Ricardo Guerra, Jr., MD, FACC

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Ricardo Guerra, MDDr. Rich Guerra is a native of California and a graduate of Harvard University. He subsequently received his medical degree at the University of California, San Francisco. His internship and residency were at UCSF, followed by Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship at Stanford University and Interventional Cardiology Fellowship at Vanderbilt University. He then took a faculty position at the University of Iowa where was as an Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine and an active interventional cardiologist for four years. Subsequently, he joined the Lovelace Cardiology group in Albuquerque, NM and was also on the clinical faculty of the University of New Mexico. He joined North Texas Heart Center in 2004 and currently serves as the Chief of Cardiology for the Medical Center of McKinney.

Dr. Guerra is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases, Interventional Cardiology. The teaching skills of Dr. Guerra were recognized and honored with the Cardiology Fellows Training Award at the University of Iowa. He enjoys photography, scuba diving and building and flying experimental aircraft. Dr. Guerra has been named to Texas Super Doctors.

Office: Texas Health Presbyterian Dallas: 214-361-3300; Medical Center of McKinney: 214-726-9292

Undergraduate Education: Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Medical School: University of California, San Francisco

Residency Training: University of California, San Francisco Hospitals and Clinics

Fellowship: Cardiovascular Diseases- Stanford University; Interventional Cardiology – Vanderbilt Univesity

Specialties: Interventional Cardiology, General Cardiology, CT Angiography

Board Certifications: American Board of Internal Medicine Interventional Cardiology

Professional Societies: American College of Cardiology, Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, Texas Medical Association, Dallas County Medical Society