Peter N. Tadros, MD, FACC, FSCAI,, FASE

Assistant Professor of Medicine - Cardiology
Director, Interventional Cardiology Laboratory
Medical School, University of Texas School of Medicine, Houston TX
Residency, University of Minnesota Hospital & Clinics, Minneapolis MN
Fellowship, Washington University, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis MO (Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology)


Clinical Interests

  • Cardiac CT Angiography
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Peripheral Vascular Intervention
  • Valvular Heart Disorders
  • Advanced Imaging Techniques

Research Interests

  • Patent Foramen Ovale closure
  • Endovascular valve replacement
  • Peripheral stenting

Research Projects

Active projects

  • RESPECT Trial: Randomized Evaluation of Recurrent Stroke comparing PFO Closure to Established Current Standard of Care Treatment. Sponsored by AGA Medical Corporation.
  • A study of Clinical Outcomes Assessments of the Mitra Clip Percutaneous Therapy for High Surgical Risk Patients sponsored by AVD.
  • A study of Comparison of the endovascular aortic valve replacement vs surgical replacement sponsored by Medtronic.
  • Continued access study for extreme risk patients sponsored by MDT.
  • TAVI in high surgical risk patients sponsored by Medtronic.
  • TAVI in intermediate surgical risk patients sponsored by MEdtronic.

Selected Publications

  • Popma JJ, Adams DH, Reardon MJ, Yakubov SJ, Kleiman NS, Heimansohn D, Hermiller J Jr, Hughes GC, Harrison JK, Coselli J, Diez J, Kafi A, Schreiber T, Gleason TG, Conte J, Buchbinder M, Deeb GM, Carabello B, Serruys PW, Chenoweth S, Oh JK; CoreValve United States Clinical Investigators(Tadros P). Transcatheter aortic valve replacement using a self-expanding bioprosthesis in patients with severe aortic stenosis at extreme risk for surgery. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 May 20;63(19):1972-81. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2014.02.556. Epub 2014 Mar 19. PubMed PMID: 24657695.
  • Adams DH, Popma JJ, Reardon MJ, Yakubov SJ, Coselli JS, Deeb GM, Gleason TG, Buchbinder M, Hermiller J Jr, Kleiman NS, Chetcuti S, Heiser J, Merhi W, Zorn G, Tadros P, Robinson N, Petrossian G, Hughes GC, Harrison JK, Conte J, Maini B, Mumtaz M, Chenoweth S, Oh JK; U.S. CoreValve Clinical Investigators. Transcatheter aortic-valve replacement with a self-expanding prosthesis. N Engl J Med. 2014 May 8;370(19):1790-8. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1400590. Epub 2014 Mar 29.
  • Carroll JD, Saver JL, Thaler DE, Smalling RW, Berry S, MacDonald LA, Marks DS, Tirschwell DL; RESPECT Investigators(Tadros P). Closure of patent foramen ovale versus medical therapy after cryptogenic stroke.N Engl J Med. 2013 Mar 21;368(12):1092-100. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1301440.
  • Steffen K, Zorn GT 3rd, Tadros P, Gupta K. Role of hybrid endovascular suite in improving outcomes of surgical ligation of coronary artery fistula. J Invasive Cardiol. 2012 Jan;24(1):E10-2.
  • Pillarisetti J, Patel P, Duthuluru S, Roberts J, Chen W, Genton R, Wiley M, Candipan R, Tadros P, Gupta K. Cardiac catheterization in patients with end-stage liver disease: safety and outcomes. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2011;77(1):45-8.
  • Lasala JM, Cox DA, Lewis SJ, Tadros PN, Haas RC, Schweiger MJ, Chhabra A, Untereker WJ, Starzyk RM, Mascioli SR, Dawkins KD, Baim DS. Expanded use of the TAXUS Express Stent: two-year safety insights from the 7,500 patient ARRIVE Registry programme. EuroIntervention. 2009 May;5(1):67-77.
  • Earnest M, Tadros P. Non-ST segment elevation MI and unstable angina: what role for anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents? Consultant. March 1, 2007, Vol 47, No 3. 
  • Earnest M, Tadros P. ST segment elevation MI and unstable angina: what role for anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents? Consultant. April 1, 2007, Vol 47, No 4. 
  • Biria M, Tadros P, Gupta K. Subclavian-vertebral artery bifurcation stenting using drug-eluting stents: a report of two cases using different techniques. J Invasive Cardiol. 2007 Jun;19(6):E156-9. 
  • Rosamond T, Wetzel L, Lakkireddy D, Ferrell R, Tadros P. Intra-cameral right coronary artery: detection by coronary CT and implications for ablation of atrial dysrhythmias. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2007;30(12):1571-1576. 
  • Tadros P. Clinical Case Update: Successful revascularization of a long chronic total occlusion of the right coronary artery utilizing the Frontrunner X39 CTO catheter. J Invasive Cardiol. 2003;5(16):1-4. 
  • Santiago P, Tadros P. Non-ST-segment elevation syndromes. Pharmacologic management, conservative versus early invasive approach. Postgrad Med. 2002 Jul;112(1):47-8, 53-4, 57-8 passim.

Selected Abstracts Presented at National Meetings

  • Dusan Stanojevic, Suresh Sharma, Vinodh Jeevanantham, Bassem Chehab, Matthew McCullough, Matthew McCullough,Buddhadeb Dawn, Kamal Gupta, Peter Tadros, Mark Wiley. Clinical significance of Micro Coronary Edge Dissection and Plaque Prolapse visualized with Optical Coherence Tomography post Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions. 2013; 81(S1):S88-S89. DOI: 10.1002/ccd.24919. 
  • Stanojevic D; Sharma S; Jeevanantham V; Chehab B; McCullough M; Tadros P; Dawn B; Wiley M. Evaluation of micro coronary edge dissection and coronary artery plaque prolapse post coronary artery percutaneous intervention using optical coherence tomography. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013;61(10_S):. doi:10.1016/S0735-1097(13)61875-6 
  • Jeevanantham V; Chehab B; Shrivastava R; Wiley M; Tadros P; Nath J; Dawn B; Gupta K. Utility of two methods of calculating ankle brachial index in detecting below knee peripheral arterial disease confirmed by angiography. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013;61(10_S):. doi:10.1016/S0735-1097(13)62075-6 
  • Shurtleff E, Vanderhyde M, Fitzwater F, Chehab B, Maletsky L,Vamanan K, Thomas P, Tadros P, Gupta K. Conformational Changes In Commercially Available Nitinol Stents Implanted In The Femoro-popliteal Arterial Segment In A Cadaveric Model. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013;61(10_S):. doi:10.1016/S0735-1097(13)61806-9. 
  • Jeevanantham V, Chehab B, Nagavalli S, Austria E, Shrivastava R, Wiley M, Tadros P, Nath J, Dawn B, Gupta K. Differences Between Two Methods of Calculating Ankle Brachial Index in Prediction of Below Knee Peripheral Arterial Disease Burden Confirmed by Angiography. Catherization and Cardiovascular Interventions, 2013; 81(S1): S74-S75.Chehab B, Jeevanantham V, Nagavalli S, Austria E, Shrivastava R, Wiley M, Tadros P, Nath J, Dawn B, Gupta K. Two Methods of Calculating Ankle Brachial Index: Differences in Prediction of Peripheral Arterial Disease Burden. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012;59(13s1):E2127-E2127. doi:10.1016/S0735-1097(12)62128-7.
  • Chehab B, Jeevanantham V, Saad A, Vacek J, Gupta K, Dawn B, Tadros P, Wiley M. Feasibility, Safety, and Outcomes with a Coronary Pressure Wire System used for the Assessment of Severe Aortic Stenosis.J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012;59(13s1):E134-E134. doi:10.1016/S0735-1097(12)60135-1.
  • Ababneh B, Tadros P, Lakkireddy D, Wetzel L, Rosamond T. Pericardial Fat Volume is Not Associated with Recurrence of Atrial Fibrillation After Ablation. Presented at the 16th World Congress on Heart Disease 2011, Vancouver, Canada.
  • Chehab B, Nagavalli S, Austria E, Jeevanantham V, Shrivastava R, Wiley M, Tadros P, Nath J, Dawn B, Gupta K. A study of diagnostic accuracy of two methods of calculating ankle brachial index to detect occlusive peripheral arterial disease. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 2011;78:S50-51.
  • Saad A, Chehab BM, Jeevanantham V, Gupta R, Nath J, Lakkireddy DJ, Wiley M, Tadros P, Dawn B, Gupta K. Role of side-to-side difference in renal resistive index as an index for clinical improvement in renal artery stenosis revascularization. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 2011;78:S50.
  • Pillarisetti J, Patel P, Duthuluru S, Patel A, Chen W, Genton R, Wiley M, Candipan R, Tadros P, Gupta K. Cardiac catheterization in patients with end-stage liver disease: safety and outcomes. Circ Cardiovasc Qual and Outcomes Abstracts 2009:e61.
  • Pillarisetti J, Lakkireddy D, Tadros P, Sayana H, Goucher H, Duthuluru S, Patel A, Biria M, Vacek J, Berenbom L, Gupta K, Nath J, Wiley M. Interventional cardiologists and electrophysiologists beware - your job can impact the gender of your offspring too. Heart Rhythm 2009;6(5):S262.
  • Gupta K, Sosland R, Gadallah S, Tadros P. Left internal mammary arterial fistulas are associated with left internal mammary artery graft atresia. Presented at the Society for Vascular Medicine 20th Annual Scientific Sessions 2009.
  • Raxwal V, Verma L, Lakkireddy D, Vacek J, Tadros P. Is Hyperdynamic Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction a Poor Prognostic Factor? Presented at the 57th Annual ACC Scientific Sessions, March 29-April 4 2008, Chicago Illinois.
  • Sheldon S, Tadros P, Jones C, Rosamond T, Wiley M. Coronary Artery Dominance: Correlation With False Positive Regional Myocardial Perfusion Abnormalities. Presented at the 2008 Midwestern Section of the American Federation for Medical Research Annual Meeting, April 24-25 2008, Chicago Illinois.
  • Earnest M, Tadros P. Non-ST segment elevation MI and unstable angina: what role for anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents? Consultant. March 1, 2007, Vol 47, No 3.
  • Earnest M, Tadros P. ST segment elevation MI and unstable angina: what role for anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents? Consultant. April 1, 2007, Vol 47, No 4
  • Biria M, Tadros P, Gupta K. Subclavian-vertebral artery bifurcation stenting using drug-eluting stents: a report of two cases using different techniques. J Invasive Cardiol. 2007 Jun;19(6):E156-9.
  • Rosamond T, Wetzel L, Lakkireddy D, Ferrell R, Tadros P. Intra-cameral right coronary artery: detection by coronary CT and implications for ablation of atrial dysrhythmias. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2007;30(12):1571-1576
  • Tadros P.Clinical Case Update: Successful revascularization of a long chronic total occlusion of the right coronary artery utilizing the Frontrunner X39 CTO catheter.J Invasive Cardiol. 2003;5(16):1-4
  • Santiago P, Tadros P.Non-ST-segment elevation syndromes. Pharmacologic management, conservative versus early invasive approach.Postgrad Med. 2002 Jul;112(1):47-8, 53-4, 57-8 passim.
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Peter N. Tadros, MD, FACC, FSCAI,, FASE
Assistant Professor of Medicine - Cardiology
Director, Interventional Cardiology Laboratory

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