Dingchao He, M.D. M.D.

Dr. He received his medical degree from Xi’an Medical University in Xi’an, China. There, he completedvarious internships, along with his residency and fellowship in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery.After more than a decade of practice, he was recertified and licensed to practice in the USA. In
1998-2000, Dr. He became a research fellow in Biomedical Engineering/Cardiovascular Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Ohio. After a few years working in both Canada and China, he returned to Cleveland to become a postdoctoral scholar in pharmacology at Case Western Reserve University. Dr. He decided to leave the Midwest for The Capitol, and worked as a pediatric cardiovascular surgeon at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington DC. Since 2015, we have been grateful to have Dr. He on the USA Vein Clinics’ team as our Washington DC vascular surgeon. His clinical and research work has lead to 37 publications in well-known journals. Dr. He was awarded the best poster prize for his research abstract by the American College of Cardiology in 2014. He is fluent in both English and Mandarin. Dr. He’s clinical interests/focuses include surgical treatment of congenital
cardiovascular malformations and arrhythmias.

Licensure and Certifications
American Board of Medical Specialties – Licensed Cardiac and Vascular Surgeon

2005-2008: Passed USMLE (all steps and sections) & obtained ECFMG Certificate

2017: RPVI and RVT presented by the board of ARDMS

Honors and Awards
Research and Clinical Studies in 37 Medical Publications

2014: Research abstract poster award presented by the American College of Cardiology

Professional Affiliations
Member of the American Medical Association

Member of the Society of Thoracic Surgery

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