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Claudio Smuclovisky, MD, FACC, FSCCT

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Telephone: 
(954) 492-5797
Fax: 
(561) 314-2009
Languages: 
English
Spanish
Italian
Specialty/Specialties: 
Nuclear Medicine
Radiology_Diagnostic Radiology
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Current Leadership Position
Director, South Florida Medical Imaging Cardiovascular Institute (located at Holy Cross Hospital)

Focus Areas
Advanced multisclice computed tomography (CT) angiography applications with emphasis on cardiac diseases, interventional radiology, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), computerized tomography, neuroradiology, breast imaging and intervention, general ultrasound, vascular ultrasound, general diagnostic radiology, myelography, ultrasound guided biopsy, CT guided biopsy, musculoskeletal radiology, diagnostic nuclear medicine, therapeutic nuclear medicine

Specialized Training
Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, Nuclear Medicine

Notable Work Experience
Founding Member, Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT)
Captain, USAFR, Honorable Discharge (1984-1992)

Certifications
American Board of Radiology - Diagnostic Radiology
American Board of Nuclear Medicine
Certification Board of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography

Residency/Fellowship
Chief Resident and Assistant Instructor, Diagnostic Radiology - University of Miami / Jackson Memorial Hospital - Miami, FL (1985-1986)
Residency, Diagnostic Radiology - University of Miami / Jackson Memorial Hospital - Miami, FL (1983-1986)
Chief Residency and Assistant Instructor, Nuclear Medicine - University of Miami / Jackson Memorial Hospital - Miami, FL (1982-1983)
Residency, Nuclear Medicine - University of Miami / Jackson Memorial Hospital - Miami, FL (1982-1983)
Internship, Nuclear Medicine - Otamendi Hospital - Buenos Aires, Argentina (1981)
Internship, Nuclear Medicine - Children's General Hospital - Buenos Aires, Argentina (1981)

Higher Education
University of Buenos Aires, M.D. - Buenos Aires, Argentina (1980)

Professional Associations
American College of Cardiology, Fellow
Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, Fellow (and Certified Level 3)
American College of Radiology (Computed Tomography and Nuclear Medicine Accreditation Reviewer)

Awards
"The Best Doctors in America" (2007-2008) (2009-2010) (2012-2013) Database

Doctor of the Year - North Ridge Medical Center - Fort Lauderdale, Florida (2002)

Research/Publications/Presentations
Smuclovisky C. Coronary Artery CTA: A Case-Based Atlas. 2010 XVIII, p.154, Hardcover. Springer.  ISBN: 978-1-4419-0430-0.

Invited Lecturer and Presentor: Numerous national and international CME meetings including ISET, NASCI, SCCT, Standford MDCT; Argentina, Venezuela, UK, Australia, Asia.

ER Chest Pain: Creating a Succesful CT Program. C. Smuclovisky, M. Caputo, E. Smuclovisky. Poster Awarded 2nd Place Prize. NASCI October 2012.

Case Study: Cardiac CTA in the ED: Congenital Coronary Anomaly. Applied Radiology. 12-2011. Eric Smuclovisky. Claudio Smuclovisky.

Advances in Image Quality at Low Energy and Low Dose. Applied Radiology 12-2011. Participants: Dianna M. E. Bardo, MD; George Ebert, MD; Johnsey Leef, MD; Claudio Smuclovisky, MD; Richard Towbin, MD; Chip Truwit, MD; Michael Vannier, MD; and Charles White, MD.

Smuclovisky C, Morris J. 64-slice Prospective Gated Axial Coronary CTA (PGA) In Select Patients. Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT). Las Vegas, NV (July 2010)

Khouzam, R, Smuclovisky, C. CT Angiography: Uncovering an unusual diagnosis in the eighth decade. Cardiology Review, Januanry 2009, Vol. 26. No. 1.

Morris J, Smuclovisky C. 64-slice Prospective Gated Axial Coronary CTA (PGA) In Select Patients. North American Society for Cardiac Imaging. Scottsdale, AZ (October 2009).

Smuclovisky C, Baum S, Dhir M, Arora UK, McInnis P. Evaluation of Patients With Congenital Coronary Anomalies with Cardiac CT Angiography South Florida Medical Imaging, Boca Raton, FL; University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX; October 2006; North American Society for Cardiac Imaging; Las Vegas, NV.

Baum S, Smuclovisky C, McInnis P. Prevalence of Extra Cardiac Disease in Patients Undergoing Cardiac CTA. South Florida Medical Imaging, Boca Raton, FL; Society of Cadiovascular Computed Tomography; July 2006. Washington, DC.

Smuclovisky C, Baum S, Dhir M, Arora UK, McInnis P. Evaluation of Patients Post Coronary Bypass with Cardiac CT Angiography. South Florida Medical Imaging, Boca Raton, FL. University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX. Society of Cadiovascular Computed Tomography; July 2006. Washington, DC.

Sfakianakis GN, Smuclovisky CM, et al: Improving the Technique of Nuclear Cystography. The Journal of Urology, Volume 131, p. 1061, June 1984.

Lectures extensively nationally and abroad on subjects related to Radiology and Nuclear Medcine.

Head Investigator for various scientific studies in the evaluation of peptides and monoclonal imaging: colon, breast, lung cancer and melanoma. Contributed to FDA approval of the radionuclides (1991-1995)

Role of Scintigraphy, Sonography and Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology in the Diagnosis and Management of Thyroid Masses. Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Chapter of the Society of Nuclear Medicine, Kissimmee, FL (October 1983)

Radioimmunoimaging of Experimental Syngenic Prostatic Adenocarcinoma in Rats. 30th Annual Meeting of the Society of Nuclear, St. Louis, MO (June 1983)

Scrotal Scintigraphy for the Evaluation of Testicular and Epididymal Pathology. 30th Annual Meeting of the Society of Nuclear Medicine, St. Louis, MO (June 1983)

Improving the Technique of Scintigraphic Cystography. 29th Annual Meeting of the Society of Nuclear Medicine, Miami, FL (June 1982)



Location

4725 N. Federal Highway Radiology Dept.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308

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