Sameer Gafoor


Swedish Medical Center, Seattle, WA, US

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Dr Sameer Gafoor is the Medical Director of Structural Heart Diseases at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle, WA, US. He trained at Northwestern University of Medicine for his internal medicine residency, Georgetown/Washington Hospital Center for cardiovascular disease, and Emory for his interventional cardiology fellowship. He also studied under Dr Horst Sievert at the CardioVascular Center Frankfurt. 

Dr Gafoor is an editorial board member of Interventional Cardiology: Reviews, Research, Resources (ICR3).

Articles by Sameer Gafoor

Why Did COAPT Win While MITRA-FR Failed? Defining the Appropriate Patient Population for MitraClip

Kimberly Atianzar, Ming Zhang, Zachary Newhart, et al


Citation: Interventional Cardiology Review 2019;14(1):45–7

Update on the Management of Patent Foramen Ovale in 2017: Indication for Closure and Literature Review

Kimberly Atianzar, Peter Casterella, Ming Zhang, et al

Citation: US Cardiology Review 2017;11(2):75–9.

A Quick Guide to Paravalvular Leak Closure

Sameer Gafoor, Jennifer Franke, Stefan Bertog, et al

Citation: Interventional Cardiology Review 2015;10(2):112–7

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement and Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion - A Stitch in Time?

Sameer Gafoor, Luisa Heuer, Jennifer Franke, et al

Citation: Interventional Cardiology Review 2014;9(2):126–9