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Jose Suarez

Alex Suarez

  • Medical Director Interventional Cardiology
  • Medical Director Cardiac Intensive Card Unit
Office Phone: 806-743-1501
Email: jose.suarez@ttuhsc.edu
Mail Address: 3601 4th Street
Lubbock TX 79430

Admin Assignments:

  • Medical Director, Interventional Cardiology University Medical Center, Lubbock, TX 2012-Present
  • Medical Director, Cardiac Intensive Card Unit University Medical Center, Lubbock, TX 2005-Present
  • Medical Director, Interventional Cardiology University Medical Center, Lubbock, TX 2009-2010

Post Doctoral Education:

  • Fellow: Baystate Medical Center, 2004
  • Fellow: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 2003
  • Resident: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 2000
  • Intern: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 1998

Education:

  • MD: Universidad De El Salvador, 1996

Selected Publications:

  • Otahbachi, Mohamad & Cevik, Cihan & Suarez, Jose & Jenkins, Leigh Coronary Angiography Revealing a Rare Anomaly.
  • Chokesuwattanaskul, Warangkana & Yaqub, Yasir & Suarez, Jose & Simoni, Jan & Simoni, G & Nugent, Kenneth & Jimenez, Rosalinda & Perez-Verdia, Alejandro August (2010) Effect of pioglitazone on platelet aggregation in a healthy cohort. 11, 4, 253-6.
  • Otahbachi, Mohamad & Kumar, Ashwani & Cevik, Cihan & Suarez, Jose May (2009) Successful Endovascular Stenting of Totak Juxtarenal Aortic Occlusion Performed Through Brachial and Femoral Access 24, 3, 315-6.
  • Tsikouris, J & Suarez, Jose & Simoni, Jan & Ziska, M & Meyerrose, Gary (2004) Exploring the effects of ACE inhinitor tissue penetration on vascular imflammation following an acute myocardial infarction 15, 4, 211-217.
  • Tsikouris, J & Martin, C & Cox, C & Ziska, M & Suarez, Jose & Meyerrose, Gary (2004) Potential In Vitro Interaction Between Tenecteplase and Unfractional Heprin 24, 9, 1154-58.

Selected Presentations:

  • Twiddler Syndrome - A Rare But Lethal Clinical Entity New Oerleans, LA; February 2009.
  • Role of emotional stress on Tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy New Orleans, LA; February 2009.
  • Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome and risk for radial coronary graft spasm Texas Academy of Internal Medicine, November 2008.

Selected Awards:

  • Class President, Universidad de El Salvador, 1988.

Selected Scheduled Teaching:

  • Cholesterol Management - Fall
  • Anticoagulant agents and Thrombolytics - 2012
  • Cardiovasculaar Imaging - 2012
  • Hemostasis, Clotting Cascade and Platelet Biology - 2012
  • Platelet Agents - 2012
Date last updated: 12/9/2014
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