Thomas M. Tu., M.D., FSCAI
Thomas M. Tu, M.D., FSCAI is board-certified in cardiovascular disease, internal medicine, and interventional cardiology. He is a fellow of the Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions.
Dr. Tu earned his medical degree at Harvard Medical School in 1996, and completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston in 1999. He completed fellowships in cardiology, interventional cardiology and peripheral vascular interventions at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Brookline, Mass., in 2003.
Dr. Tu published articles in the New England Journal of Medicine and for the American College of Cardiology, and continues to pursue teaching, research and consulting opportunities, particularly in the areas of advanced coronary angioplasty and minimally-invasive treatment of peripheral and cerebrovascular disease.
Dr. Tu’s primary interest is in interventional cardiology, and he performs cutting-edge procedures such as closing holes in the heart (atrial septal defects and patent foramen ovales) using minimally invasive techniques.
Dr. Tu is the CEO and founder of the World Health Initiative and is an active member in its ongoing projects.