Dr. Diego A. Medvedofsky, MD

Dr. Diego A. Medvedofsky, MD

Dr. Diego A. Medvedofsky, MD

Languages: English, Hebrew, Spanish
Phone: 202-877-7777
Fax: 202-877-6891

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Specialties
  • Cardiology
Conditions I Treat
  • abnormal coronary angiography
  • abnormal electrocardiogram (ekg)
  • abnormal stress test
  • acute bacterial endocarditis
  • acute decompensated heart failure
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Procedures I Perform
  • adenosine stress test
  • advanced lipid blood tests
  • anticoagulation
  • aortic valve surgery
  • cardiac rehabilitation
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About the Provider

Diego A. Medvedofsky, MD, is a cardiologist at the MedStar Heart and Vascular Institute at Washington Hospital Center. He is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Georgetown University. Dr. Medvedofsky specializes in advanced echocardiography imaging, including during interventional and intraoperative procedures. 

Dr. Medvedofsky is keen on providing comprehensive clinical cardiac care and echocardiographic imaging to evaluate and guide cardiac structural and surgical interventions for patients in the Washington, DC, area.

His areas of research include three-dimensional (3D) echocardiography, myocardial deformation (strain) analysis, contrast echocardiography, and the role of cardiac imaging in valvular heart disease and heart failure. 

Dr. Medvedofsky has published his research on novel approaches to cardiac imaging in more than 60 articles in peer-reviewed journals, including the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography, European Heart Journal, Circulation Cardiovascular Imaging, Journal of Cardiac Failure, Hypertension, Journal of Cardiology, American Journal of Cardiology, International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging, Echocardiography, Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine and others. In addition, he reviews manuscripts for many of the top cardiovascular journals. 

Dr. Medvedofsky is fluent in English, Spanish and Hebrew.

His medical degree is from the University of Buenos Aires Medical School. He completed a residency in internal medicine at Meir General Hospital and a fellowship in cardiology at Sheba Medical Center, both in Israel. He then completed a 3-year fellowship in advanced non-invasive cardiac imaging at the University of Chicago Medical Center.

Education
  • Fellowship Program: University of Chicago Medical Center (2017)
  • Fellowship Program: University of Chicago Hospitals (2017)
  • Fellowship Program: Sheba Medical Center (2014)
  • Residency Program: Meir Hospital (2010)
  • Medical School: University of Buenos Aires (2002)
Publications

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/?term=medvedofsky&sort=date

Insurance
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    Since the MedStar Health providers span the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia regions, our participation with DC, Maryland and Virginia Medical Assistance programs varies by provider group. Please contact your MedStar Physician’s Office to assist with verifying Medical Assistance participation. If you are enrolled in a Medicaid Managed Care Organization, please contact your Medicaid health plan to verify participation.
Practice Locations
  • 110 Irving Street Northwest
    Floor 1NW
    Washington, DC 20010
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