Director of Vascular Intervention
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Harvard Medical School
Eric A. Secemsky, MD, MSc, RPVI, FACC, FSCAI, FSCVM is the Director of Vascular Intervention and an interventional cardiologist at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC). He is also an investigator in the Richard A. and Susan F. Smith Center for Outcomes Research in Cardiology and an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. He received his medical degree from Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine as part of the combined BA/MD pathway and a Master’s of Science in Epidemiology from the Harvard School of Public Health. Dr. Secemsky completed his internal medicine training at the University of California, San Francisco, and Cardiovascular Medicine, Interventional Cardiology, and Vascular Diagnostics and Intervention training all at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School. Clinically, Dr. Secemsky splits his time attending in the cardiac catheterization lab, the cardiac intensive care unit, and the inpatient and outpatient vascular medicine services. Dr. Secemsky is the primary vascular interventionalist within the BIDMC catheterization lab, where he does complex venous and arterial procedures, with a focus on peripheral artery disease.
Dr. Secemsky leads the vascular medicine research program at the Smith Center for Outcomes Research in Cardiology. His research involves utilizing real-world data to perform comparative effectiveness and outcomes research, with a focus on the treatment of peripheral vascular disorders. Dr. Secemsky is also involved in clinical trial design and implementation, and has served as an investigator on more than a dozen trials. Dr. Secemsky’s research program is funded by numerous extramural grants and philanthropy. Dr. Secemsky has authored more than 60 original investigations and has mentored numerous medical students, residents, fellows and junior faculty. He is an Assistant Editor at Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions and Guest Editor at Vascular Medicine.