Augusto Pichard

Augusto D Pichard


Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, MedStar Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC, US


Dr Augusto Pichard, MD, is Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at MedStar Washington Hospital Center. Dr Pichard is also Vice Chair of the Board of the MedStar Heart Institute and a Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) at Georgetown University.

Dr. Pichard's research include Invasive Cardiology, including percutaneous valve repair and replacement. 

Dr Pichard has written more than 500 manuscripts for peer-reviewed journals on numerous topics in Invasive Cardiology, including innovative heart disease treatment techniques. He also serves on several editorial boards and is a fellow of numerous professional organizations, both in the United States and in Chile. He is a Charter Fellow of the Society for Cardiac Angiography.