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Rafael F. Sequeira, M.D.

General Information

Rafael F. Sequeira, M.D.

Languages

  • English

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Disease - Internal Medicine

Roles

  • Professor of Medicine

Clinical Interests

Cardiac transplantation, congestive heart failure, coronary artery disease, cardiovascular consultation, cardiology education, interventional cardiology(stent, PTCA), cardiac catheterization, congenital heart disease

Education

Undergraduate
University College Dublin
Graduate
University College Dublin
Residency
England, U.K.
Fellowship
England, UK

Biography

Areas of specialization

  • Ischemic heart disease
  • Adult congenital heart disease
  • Valvular heart disease

Rafael F. Sequeira, M.D., is professor of medicine in the Division of Cardiology at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. He serves as director of the Coronary Care Unit. Dr. Sequeira earned his medical degree from the National University of Ireland and completed residencies at the University of Nairobi and Larkfield Hospital in Greenock, Scotland. He was a cardiology fellow at the University of Glasgow, senior research fellow at Northwick Park Hospital in London, and senior cardiac fellow at the University of Bristol.

Dr. Sequeira conducts continuing medical education courses in clinical cardiology, and his area of teaching specialization is the mechanisms of disease and fundamental and clinical aspects of internal medicine. He was named Outstanding Teacher by the Cardiology Fellows at the University of Miami in 1983, 1992, and in 2004.

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