Dr. Salvatore Chiaramida, MD

Dr. Salvatore Chiaramida, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Salvatore Chiaramida, MD is a cardiology specialist in Charleston, SC. He graduated from New York Medical College and specializes in cardiology.


Charleston, SC 29425

Contact Information

(843) 876-4766

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Heart Disease
more than 86% of peers
Heart Palpitations
more than 80% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
more than 80% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chiaramida "Dr. Chiaramida has served in numerous administrative and governance capacities as well as continuously maintaining an active clinical practice emphasizing acute coronary care, non-invasive imaging including echocardiography, nuclear cardiology and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging, and the management of chronic refractory angina pectoris. He currently serves as Medical Director of the Coronary Care Unit at the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Chiaramida s research interests include Computer Modeling of the Heart and Circulation, Integrated Cardiac Imaging and Refractory Angina Pectoris. He holds a patent for a Computer Model of the Heart with the University of Rhode Island."

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

51  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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18  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Fordham University, B.S. Chemistry
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Cornell Cooperating Hospitals Program Ii: North Shore University Hospital-Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Institute, Internal Medicine Internship
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cornell University Medical College
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Award for Excellence in Teaching and Dedication to Cardiology Fellowship, New York Medical College-Westchester County Medical Center, 1997
Media & Publications
  • An Integrated Finite Element and Circulatory Model for Assessing Hemodynamic Consequences of Regional Myocardial Impairments, 2005
  • A Finite Element Model Relating Regional Myocardial Contraction to Left Ventricular Function, 2004
  • Comparison of Computer Data to Computer Simulation in an Arterial Assist Device Therapy of Congestive Heart Failure Suggests Delayed Recruited Benefit in Addition to Immediate Direct Hemodynamic Benefit, 2004
  • Differences and Significance of Electrocardiographic ST Elevation in Patients Undergoing Stress Myocardial perfusion Imaging (MPI) Studies, 2004

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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