Richard A. Krasuski, MD Richard A. Krasuski, MD

Richard A. Krasuski, MD

Adult Congenital Heart Disease Specialist, Cardiologist

4.9 out of 5  (102 ratings, 14 reviews)
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919-684-2407 Office number
919-613-2389
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WHERE I PROVIDE CARE
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ABOUT ME

As a fellowship trained adult congenital heart disease specialist and Director of the Adult Congenital Heart Center at Duke, I take care of a wide spectrum of heart problems, spanning from simple shunt lesions like patent foramen ovale, atrial septal defect and patent ductus arteriosus, to more complicated disorders, like tetralogy of Fallot, Ebstein anomaly, transposition of the great arteries and single ventricles. I collaborate with my colleagues in adult and pediatric medicine to provide comprehensive health services including complex cardiac interventions like catheter-based pulmonary valve implantation, closure of aortopulmonary collaterals and coarctation stenting. I am also skilled at the non-invasive and invasive assessment of patients with pulmonary hypertension. Congenital heart disease is my passion and I strive to educate my patients, their doctors and our fabulous trainees in order to improve everyone's awareness of these challenging conditions. My spare time is spent mostly at home with my wife and 2 teenage boys. I enjoy participating in and watching all types of major sports and also enjoy traveling.

LANGUAGES I SPEAK
English, Polish
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Training
EDUCATION
MD, Harvard Medical School (Massachusetts), 1994
RESIDENCY
Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital (Massachusetts), 1994-1997
FELLOWSHIP
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, 1997-2001
BOARD CERTIFICATION
American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease
American Board of Internal Medicine, Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Clinical Focus and Research
MY RESEARCH INTERESTS

My research is primarily focused within the disciplines of congenital heart disease and pulmonary hypertension, both at local and national levels.

PUBLICATIONS
View Richard Krasuski's publications on PubMed
Ratings and Reviews

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Overall provider rating
4.9 out of 5 (102 ratings, 14 reviews)
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Industry Relationships and Collaborations
This faculty member (or a member of their immediate family) has a working relationship (i.e. consulting, research, and/or educational services) with the companies listed below. These relations have been reported to the health system leadership and, when appropriate, management plans are in place to address potential conflicts.
  • Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
  • Ventripoint