Cindy L. Grines, MD, MSCAI, FACC
Dr. Cindy Grines provides expert knowledge, research, and thinking about interventional cardiology – nonsurgical, minimally invasive procedures that rely on small flexible tubes called catheters to treat heart disease. Dr. Grines is the chief scientific officer of the Northside Hospital Cardiovascular Institute as well as the president of the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions.
Dr. Grines is a board-certified physician in cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology. She pioneered primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for heart attacks. She has a long history of research, publications and clinical trial design with more than 500 publications and numerous book chapters and review chapters. Dr. Grines serves on the editorial boards of several major journals nationally and internationally, and she has co-edited several medical handbooks.
Awards & Honors
Doctor of Medicine, Ohio State University College of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, Ohio State University Hospital
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, University of Michigan Certifications and Affiliations
Board Certified, Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology and Internal Medicine
Incoming President (2020), Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions