Structural Heart Physicians at BIDMC

The Structural Heart Center's multidisciplinary team works together to evaluate and treat patients with structural heart disease.


Interventional Cardiologists

Roger J. Laham, MD

Roger J. Laham, MD 

Director, Structural Heart Center, Interventional Cardiology

Duane Pinto, MD

Duane S. Pinto, MD, MPH

Section Chief, Interventional Cardiology

Jeff Popma

Jeffrey Popma, MD

Interventional Cardiology

Marie-France Poulin, MD

Associate Director, Structural Heart Clinical Services; Interventional Cardiology

Cardiac Surgeons

Louis M. Chu, MD

Advanced Heart Failure; Transplant Cardiology; Cardiac Surgery; Surgical Director, ECMO & Temporary MCS Program

Kamal R. Khabbaz, MD

Chief, Cardiac Surgery;    Co-Director, Aortic Center

David C. Liu, MD

Advanced Heart Failure; Transplant Cardiology; Cardiac Surgery; Surgical Director, Ventricular Assist Device Program 

Nurse Practitioners

Kim Guibone, NP

Kim Guibone, NP

Structural Heart Clinical Program Manager

Sue Papazian, NP

Sue Papazian, NP

Nurse Practitioner

Beatie Ultimo, NP

Beatie Ultimo, NP

Nurse Practitioner

Nurses

Karen Nichols, RN

Karen Nichols, RN

Nurse Coordinator

Janine Schmidt, RN

Janine Schmidt, RN

QI Data Outcomes Coordinator

Support Staff

Kendiel Alem

Kendiel Alem

Administrative Coordinator