Carlos Di Mario

Carlo Di Mario

Full Professor of Cardiology


Careggi University Hospital, Florence, IT

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Prof Carlo Di Mario was born in Modena, Italy and graduated in medicine, specialising in cardiology, from the University of Padua. He trained in interventional cardiology and worked at the Erasmus University of Rotterdam, the Netherlands, where he completed his PhD. He became professor of cardiology at the University of Florence and director of structural interventional cardiology at the Careggi University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

He has previously served as research and clinical director for interventional cardiology at the University Vita-Salute of the San Raffaele Hospital in Milan and consultant cardiologist at the Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust. Between January 2003 and November 2016, he was professor of clinical cardiology, NHLI, Imperial College of Sciences, Medicine and Technology, and consultant cardiologist of the Royal Brompton and Harefield Foundation Trust, London. He was appointed in 2010 as senior investigator of the National Institute of Health Research. He is a certified implanter for the Medtronic Evolut R, Edwards Sapien 3 transcatheter aortic valves. He has eight years of experience with MitraClips and started implants of CardioBand in 2017.

Prof Di Mario has served as secretary of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and was president of the European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions between 2009 and 2011. Between 2012 and 2014, he served as councillor of the ESC. He has been a member of the writing committee of many guidelines task forces of the ESC and is first/last author or co-author of many expert consensus documents.

Dr Carlos Di Mario is an editorial board member of Interventional Cardiology: Reviews, Research, Resources (ICR3) and European Cardiology Review.

Articles by Carlo Di Mario, Full Professor of Cardiology

Contemporary Approach to Heavily Calcified Coronary Lesions

Carlotta Sorini Dini, Giulia Nardi, Francesca Ristalli, et al


Citation: Interventional Cardiology Review 2019;14(3):154–63.

Novel Aspects of Classification, Prognosis and Therapy in Takotsubo Syndrome

Chiara Di Filippo, Beatrice Bacchi, Carlo Di Mario, et al


Citation: European Cardiology Review 2019;14(3):191–6

OCT-guided Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Bifurcation Lesions

Luca Longobardo, Alessio Mattesini, Serafina Valente, et al


Citation: Interventional Cardiology Review 2019;14(1):5–9

New Advances in Chronic Total Occlusions

Nikolaos Konstantinidis, Michele Pighi, Ismail Dogu Kilic, et al

Citation: Interventional Cardiology Review 2014;9(3):208–12

Bifurcated Lesions and Optical Coherence Tomography

Eduardo Alegria-Barrero, Nicolas Foin, Carlo Di Mario, et al

Citation:, April 2014


Carlo Di Mario,

Citation: European Cardiology 2010;6(2):8

Provisional and Complex Techniques for Bifurcation Treatment - Trading Apposition for Scaffolding?

Nicolas Foin, Eduardo Alegria-Barrero, Ryo Torii, et al

Citation: Interventional Cardiology 2012;7(1):44–8

Biodegradable Stents - A New Era?

Savio D’Souza, Giuseppe Ferrante, Pawel Tyczynski, et al

Citation: European Cardiology 2008;4(2):82–4


Carlo Di Mario,

Unprotected Left Main Stenosis and Bifurcation Lesions in Complex Coronary Interventions

Peter Barlis, Mun Hong Cheang, Carlo Di Mario, et al

Citation: European Cardiovascular Disease 2007;3(2):84–6