John P. Gassler, M.D.

John P. Gassler, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 679
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (866) 432-7803

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  • Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital
  • Admits to Highland Hospital Admits to Highland Hospital

Patient Care Bio

Dr. Gassler completed his Fellowship in Coronary and Peripheral Vascular Interventions in June of 2002 and joined the faculty of the University of Rochester as a Senior Instructor in July of 2002. His clinical roles include coronary and peripheral vascular diagnostic and interventional procedures in the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, as well as attending in the Cardiovascular Center.



Dr. Gassler is involved with teaching coronary and peripheral diagnostic and interventional procedures to the general and interventional cardiology fellows. He is certified to perform balloon angioplasty, stenting, rheolytic thrombectomy, rotational atherectomy, directional atherectomy, intravascular ultrasound, Doppler flow, and pressure measurements.

Dr. Gassler's research involves single and multicenter clinical trials. His particular interests include stent restenosis, microvascular perfusion, and high risk angioplasty, including acute coronary syndrome and multivessel coronary disease patients.

Awards & Honors (Local)

SUNY Stony Brook: cum laude, Graduate in Biochemistry 1990
SUNY Stony Brook: Alpha Epsilon Delta - Premedical Honor Society 1990
SUNY Stony Brook: Phi Beta Kappa - Honor Society 1990
Mount Sinai School of Medicine: Alpha Omega Alpha - Medical Honor Society 1990
SUNY Stony Brook: Dean's List (8 consecutive semesters) 1986 - 1990

Specialties

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Interventional Cardiology - American Board of Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

MD | Medicine | Mount Sinai School Medicine1994
BS | Arts & Sciences | St Univ at Stony Brook1990

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office07/01/2000 - 06/01/2002
Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at Cleveland Clinic Foundation07/01/1997 - 06/30/2000
Residency in Internal Medicine at Duke University Medical Center07/01/1995 - 06/30/1997
Internship in Internal Medicine at Duke University Medical Center07/01/1994 - 06/30/1995