Craig R. Narins, M.D.

Craig R. Narins, M.D.

Contact Information

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

Office: (585) 275-4775
Fax: (585) 242-9549

Professional Bio

Dr. Narins received his medical degree from SUNY Buffalo. He completed his internal medicine residency at Duke University, his cardiology fellowship at the University of Rochester Medical Center and his interventional cardiology fellowship at The Cleveland Clinic. He joined the faculty in 2001 and holds secondary appointments in the Department of Imaging Sciences and the Division of Vascular Surgery.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Teaching Award, URMC Interventional Cardiology. 2006 & 2010
Patient and Family-Centerd Care Award, URMC. 2011 & 2012

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 44 available »

2016 Sep
Narins CR, Lee J, Cole M, Ling FS. "Pneumopericardium Following Pericardiocentesis." The American journal of medicine. 2016 Sep; 129(9):e181-2. Epub 2016 Apr 22.
2016 Apr 11
Alkhouli M, Morad M, Narins CR, Raza F, Bashir R. "Inferior Vena Cava Thrombosis." JACC. Cardiovascular interventions. 2016 Apr 11; 9(7):629-43. Epub 2016 Mar 04.
2016 Apr
Alkhouli M, Porter J, Waits B, Ling FS, Narins CR. "Distal Embolization During Percutaneous Subclavian Artery Intervention." Vascular and endovascular surgery. 2016 Apr; 50(3):175-9. Epub 2016 Mar 18.
2012 Sep
Lal BK, Beach KW, Roubin GS, Lutsep HL, Moore WS, Malas MB, Chiu D, Gonzales NR, Burke JL, Rinaldi M, Elmore JR, Weaver FA, Narins CR, Foster M, Hodgson KJ, Shepard AD, Meschia JF, Bergelin RO, Voeks JH, Howard G, Brott TG, . "Restenosis after carotid artery stenting and endarterectomy: a secondary analysis of CREST, a randomised controlled trial." The Lancet. Neurology. 2012 Sep; 11(9):755-63. Epub 2012 Aug 02.
2011 Jun 7
Blackshear JL, Cutlip DE, Roubin GS, Hill MD, Leimgruber PP, Begg RJ, Cohen DJ, Eidt JF, Narins CR, Prineas RJ, Glasser SP, Voeks JH, Brott TG, . "Myocardial infarction after carotid stenting and endarterectomy: results from the carotid revascularization endarterectomy versus stenting trial." Circulation. 2011 Jun 7; 123(22):2571-8. Epub 2011 May 23.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Medicine, Cardiology (SMD) - Primary
Associate Professor - Department of Imaging Sciences (SMD)
Associate Professor - Department of Surgery, Vascular (SMD)


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


Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology | Interventional Cardiology | The Cleveland Clinic Foundation1998
Fellowship in Cardiology | Cardiovascular Disease | University of Rochester School of Medicine1996
Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine | Duke University Medical Center1993
MD | Medicine | Univ at Buffalo SUNY School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences1990
BS | Biology | Coll of William And Mary1986

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology at Cleveland Clinic Foundation07/01/1996 - 06/30/1998
Fellowship in Cardiology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1993 - 06/30/1996
Residency in Internal Medicine at Duke University Hospital07/01/1991 - 06/30/1993
Internship in Internal Medicine at Duke University Hospital07/01/1990 - 06/30/1991