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Carlos Mena-Hurtado, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiology); Director Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories, Internal Medicine; Director Vascular Medicine Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology Program; Director CME, Section of Cardiology, Internal Medicine; Co-Director Limb Preservation Program, Yale New Haven Health System; Honorary Clinical Reader in Centre, Clinical Pharmacology in the William Harvey Research Institute; Co-Director Vascular Outcomes Program, Internal Medicine; Medical Director Vascular Medicine - YNHH, Internal Medicine

Contact Information

Carlos Mena-Hurtado, MD

Patient Care Locations

Office Location

  • Fitkin Memorial Pavilion
    789 Howard Avenue, Fl 3rd, Ste 3rd, Rm 333
    New Haven, CT, 06519

Mailing Address

  • PO Box 208017

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8017

    United States

Appointments

Education & Training

  • MD
    University of Antioquia Medical School (1999)
  • Advanced Interventional Cardiology fellowship: Coronary and Peripheral Vascular Interventions
    Yale- New Haven Hospital / Yale University
  • Cardiology Fellowship
    Yale-New Haven Hospital / Yale University
  • Chief Medical Resident
    Yale-New Haven Hospital / Yale University
  • Residency
    Yale-New Haven Hospital / Yale University
  • Internship
    Yale-New Haven Hospital / Yale University
  • Board Certification
    AB of Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology (2010)
  • Board Certification
    AB of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease (2009, recertified: 2019)

Activities

  • Outcomes of Treatment with Paclitaxel-Coated Devices for Peripheral Arterial Disease
    Toronto, Canada 2020
  • Treatment-Risk Paradox for the Receipt of Guideline-Recommended Medical Therapy in Patients with Critical Limb Ischemia and Comorbid Chronic Kidney Disease: Insights from the VQI Registry
    Denver, United States 2020
  • Utility of Intravascular Ultrasound in Peripheral Vascular Interventions: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
    Atlanta, United States 2020
  • Outcomes of Peripheral Arterial Disease Interventions in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease or End Stage Renal Disease - A Meta Analysis
    Atlanta, United States 2020
  • Proximal Versus Distal Embolic Protection
    Washington, United States 2020
  • How to Develop a Vascular Program
    Las Vegas, United States 2019
  • Complex Peripheral & Coronary Interventions
    Las Vegas, United States 2019
  • Medical Grand Rounds
    Cartagena, Colombia 2019
  • Peripheral Vascular Intervention Discussant
    San Francisco, United States 2019
  • SFA Intervention: De-Bulking, Complex Lesions, and DefinitiveTherapy
    San Francisco, United States 2019
  • Neuro Interventions for Stroke and Carotid Stenosis
    San Francisco, United States 2019
  • Live Case
    San Francisco, United States 2019
  • Colombian Society of Radiology
    Cartagena, Colombia 2019
  • Live Case Demonstration CHIP CASE from YNHH
    Denver, United States 2019
  • Use of US for Retrograde Access
    Denver, United States 2019
  • Cardiovascular Innovations
    Denver, United States 2019
  • Cardiovascular Innovations
    Denver, United States 2019
  • Cardiovascular Innovations
    Denver, United States 2019
    National conference: PAD/CAD and Structural heart disease
  • Hands-On Training Lab: Faculty Lead Hands-On Open Session
    Las Vegas, United States 2019
  • Drug-Eluding Technologies- The New Treatment Standard for Femoropopliteal Disease?
    Hong Kong, Hong Kong 2019
  • Focus Session: Long-term Results and Safety of Drug-eluting Devices
    Hong Kong, Hong Kong 2019
  • QMUL & Yale Cardiovascular Device Innovation Summit 2019
    London, United Kingdom 2019
  • QMUL & Yale Cardiovascular Device Innovation Summit
    London, United Kingdom 2019
  • Radial Access considerations for Complex cases, ancillary devices and Streamlining Techniques
    Las Vegas, United States 2019
  • Hands-On Training Lab: PCI Simulation
    Las Vegas, United States 2019
  • Management AortoIliac Disease
    Cartagena, Colombia 2019
  • Paclitaxel: Yes or Not
    Cartagena, Colombia 2019
  • Management of SFA Disease
    Cartagena, Colombia 2019
  • DCB Landscape in Asia vs USA
    Tokyo, Japan 2018
  • Use of Drug Eluding Technology
    Tokyo, Japan 2018
  • Revascularization in Critical Limb Ischemia
    Shanghai, China 2018
  • Use of OCT for Complex Coronary Interventions
    Shanghai, China 2018
  • Management PAD/CLI
    São Paulo, Brazil 2018
  • Live Case Demonstration: BTK Interventions
    São Paulo, Brazil 2018
  • Update in use of DCB and DES in Lower Extremity Interventions
    Mexico City, Mexico 2018
  • Live Case Presentation – SFA Retrograde Access
    Mexico City, Mexico 2018
  • DCB Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow
    Tokyo, Japan 2018
  • Update in Clinical Trials for Lower Extremity Intervention
    Cartagena, Colombia 2018
  • Live Case Presentation: SFA DES Implantation
    Cartagena, Colombia 2018
  • My Approach to Managing Complex Multilevel Disease
    Hong Kong, Hong Kong 2018
  • Long-term Clinical Benefits of Drug-Eluting Device
    Hong Kong, Hong Kong 2018
  • DCB use in Fem-pop Lesions of Patients with CLI (RCC 4-5): Subgroup Analysis of IN.PACT Global 12-month Outcomes
    Hong Kong, Hong Kong 2018
  • Symposium: The Latest Data and Approach to Managing Complex Lesions and Patients.
    Hong Kong, Hong Kong 2018
  • Leave the Right Thing Behind – Debating Evidence to Provide the Answers.
    Hong Kong, Hong Kong 2018
  • Advanced Femoropopliteal Interventions – Focus on Crossing, Lesion Preparation, and DCB
    Hong Kong, Hong Kong 2018
  • Complications of Endovascular Interventions
    San Diego, United States 2018
  • Current Situations of DCB in the US: US Academia
    Tokyo, Japan 2017
  • Long-Term Clinical Benefits of Drug-Eluting Devices
    Hong Kong, Hong Kong 2017
  • Drug Elution in the SFA
    Hong Kong, Hong Kong 2017
  • Advanced Femoropopliteal Interventions: Focus on Crossing and Vessel Preparation
    Hong Kong, Hong Kong 2017
  • DES vs DCB; BMS What is the Evidence?
    Barcelona, Spain 2016
  • Round Table
    Barcelona, Spain 2016

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Yale University Cardiology Faculty Teaching AwardYale University2017
Alumni of the YearOrden al merito Universitario Francisco Antonio Zea: Categoria Oro.2014
John W. Brackett Award for Resident TeacherYale- New Haven Hospital / Yale university2005
Ralph I. Horwitz Research in Residency AwardYale-New Haven Hospital / Yale University2005
Intern of the YearYale-New Haven Hospital / Yale University2002
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia S.A1999

Professional Service

OrganizationRoleDate
Society Vascular MedicineMember SVM2020 - Present
Colombian Society Of RadiologyPresenter/Speaker2019
Cardiovascular InnovationsPresenter/Speaker2019
CITICPresenter/Speaker2019
PAD Update Course Santiago de ChileChair2019
LINC APPresenter/Speaker2019
Yale Barts Cardiovascular Device Innovation SummitCommittee Member2019
EchocardiographyReviewer2019 - Present
Circulation: Cardiovascular outcomesReviewer2019 - Present
American Heart AssociationMember of the AHA2019 - Present
American College of CardiologyPeripheral Arterial Disease Council2018 - Present
Society Coronary Angiography and InterventionsPeripheral Arterial Disease Council2017 - Present
CCIReviewer2015 - Present
New Cardiovascular Horizons - NCVH Fellows courseChair2015 - Present
JACCReviewer2012 - Present
CirculationReviewer2012 - Present
GEC YNHHCommittee Member2011 - Present
JACC InterventionsReviewer2011 - Present
Annual Yale Interventional Cardiology CMEChair2011 - Present
Journal Vascular SurgeryReviewer2010 - Present
Annals Vascular SurgeryReviewer2010 - Present
Society Coronary Angiography and InterventionsFellow2010 - Present
American College of CardiologyFellow2010 - Present
Department of Public Health, Antioquia, ColombiaSocial Service: Hospital San Juan de Dios. Sonson Antioquia, Colombia, SA1999

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