Nieves Gonzalo

Consultant Interventional Cardiologist

Hospital Clinico San Carlos, Madrid, Spain

Biography

Dr Nieves Gonzalo is Consultant Interventional Cardiologist at the Interventional Cardiology Department at Clinico San Carlos University Hospital in Madrid.

She obtained her Specialist Certification in Cardiology after training at Clinico San Carlos University Hospital in Madrid. Subsequently, she underwent a research fellowship at Thoraxcenter, Erasmus University Rotterdam (The Netherlands) under the supervision of Professor Patrick Serruys, focused mainly in intracoronary imaging and bioabsorbable stents.

In 2010 she obtained her PhD with the thesis “Optical coherence tomography for the assessment of coronary atherosclerosis and vessel response after stent implantation”.

Her track record includes over 170 articles indexed in PubMed, as well as book chapters in Interventional Cardiology textbooks. Recent research projects as principal investigator includes a study about the assessment of neoatherosclerosis and its clinical impact in patients with restenosis and research regarding vessel injury and healing evaluation with different stent platforms evaluated with OCT. Dr Gonzalo is a dedicated educationalist with involvement in many areas of complex PCI, serving currently as Deputy Editor for Eurointervention and Committee Member of EuroPCR

Articles

Intravascular Ultrasound-guided Management of Diffuse Stenosis

Philip Dingli, Nieves Gonzalo, Javier Escaned,

Citation: Radcliffe Cardiology 2018:1–18.

Stent Apposition Assessment with Optical Coherence Tomography

Nieves Gonzalo, Javier Escaned, Fernando Alfonso,

Citation: RadcliffeCardiology.com, June 2014