Michael Ragosta

Ragosta, Michael

Primary Appointment

Albert M., Kate L., and Peter R. Kaplan Professor of Cardiology, Medicine: Cardiovascular Medicine


  • Fellowship, Cardiology, University of Virginia
  • Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology, University of Virginia
  • MD, Medicine, Brown University
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Yale New Haven Hospitals

Contact Information

PO Box 800158
Private Clinic Building, 5615
Telephone: 434-924-2420
Fax: 434.244.7551

Research Interests

Coronary flow reserve, Coronary artery disease, Myocardial viability, Restenosis, Hemodynamics, Ischemic heart disease, Myocardial infarction and atherosclerosis

Research Description

Dr. Ragosta is the principal or co-principal investigator on numerous multi-center clinical trials, including the EXCEL trial (left main PCI VS CAB6) and both the PARTNER trail (trans-catheter aortic valve replacement) and the REALISM trial (mitral EVALVE). He is actively involved in several UVa based trials and research projects involving novel biomarkers for atherosclerosis, outcomes in patients undergoing evaluation for liver and renal transplantation, and coronary physiology.

Selected Publications