Dr. 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 he 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, and 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.
At North Texas Heart Center, we believe in treating the whole person. At your initial consultation you and your physician will discuss your health history, social history, current treatment regimen and any questions regarding your cardiac care. For more information about our services or to schedule an appointment, contact a member of our friendly staff today. We look forward to meeting you.
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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 University
Specialties: Interventional Cardiology, General Cardiology, CT Angiography
Board Certifications: Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases, Interventional Cardiology
Professional Societies: American College of Cardiology, Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, Texas Medical Association, Dallas County Medical Society