Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University
Sidney Kimmel Medical College
Department of Medicine

Savage, Michael

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Michael P. Savage, MD

Contact Dr. Savage

925 Chestnut Street
Mezzanine Level
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-4474
(215) 503-5650 fax

Medical School

Jefferson Medical College - 1980


New England Deaconess Hospital - Harvard


Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Board Certification

Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease
Interventional Cardiology

Hospital Appointment

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


Most Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. Percutaneous Coronary Intervention and the Obesity Paradox: Fat Chance
  2. Unrecognized coronary vasospasm in patients referred for percutaneous coronary intervention: Intracoronary nitroglycerin, the forgotten stepchild of cardiovascular guidelines
  3. Non-Invasive Intra-cardiac Pressure Measurements Using Subharmonic-Aided Pressure Estimation: Proof of Concept in Humans
  4. Intracoronary nitroglycerin: recognizing coronary spasm first and foremost to avoid unnecessary coronary stents
  5. Mortality following cardiovascular and bleeding events occurring beyond 1 year after coronary stenting: A secondary analysis of the Dual Antiplatelet Therapy (DAPT) Study
  6. Importance of adjunct delivery techniques to optimize deployment success of distal protection filters during vein graft intervention
  7. PFO and cryptogenic stroke: Do we finally have closure?
  8. Use of prasugrel in the setting of clopidogrel hypersensitivity: Case report and systematic review of the literature
  9. Cocaine-Induced Microvascular Dysfunction and its Reversal by Administration of Intracoronary Calcium-Channel Blocker
  10. An update on management of the patient presenting with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes
  11. Anomalous Coronary Arteries: Analysis of Clinical Outcome Based Upon Arterial Course and Surgical Intervention in an Adult Population
  12. Frequency of use of statins and aspirin in patients with previous coronary artery bypass grafting
  13. A call to arms: Radial artery access for percutaneous coronary intervention
  14. Primary stroke in a woman with sickle cell anemia responsive to hydroxyurea therapy
  15. Renal denervation revisited: Complexity following symplicity
  16. "very" very late stent thrombosis: Acute myocardial infarction from drug-eluting stent thrombosis more than 5 years after implantation
  17. Imaging of adult atrial septal defects with CT angiography
  18. Safety, effectiveness, and outcomes of cardiac catheterization in nonagenarians
  19. Coronary slow flow phenomenon: More than just an angiographic curiosity
  20. Management of clopidogrel hypersensitivity without drug interruption