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Javier A. Gomez Valencia, MD  


Cardiovascular Disease


John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital, Provident Hospital


Cardiology/Heart & Vascular

Faculty Rank:

Director of Stress Laboratory, Nuclear Cardiology and Cardiac Station

Board Certification:

Adult Cardiovascular Disease by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM), Comprehensive adult Echocardiography by the National Board of echocardiography (NBE), Nuclear Cardiology by the Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology (CBNC), Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM)

Medical Education:

Universidad del Valle, Colombia


John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County


John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County

Clinical Expertise:

Nuclear Cardiology, Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography in Adult Cardiology, Intracardiac Devices, Pacemakers, Implantable Cardiac Defibrillators, Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy, Cardiac Risk Stratification, Tilt Table Testing, Holter Monitoring, Adult Echocardiography

Research Interests:

Applications of positron emission tomography in adult cardiovascular disease, Emerging parameters to optimize cardiac risk stratification of patients with cardiovascular disease