Dr. Buitrago is a skilled cardiologist who will be launching HeartWell’s new Cardio-Oncology Practice including cutting edge Strain Imaging Technology to detect chemotherapy induced heart disease before it is clinically evident. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular diseases, Echocardiography, Vascular Imaging and Nuclear Cardiology.
Prior to joining Heartwell, Dr. Buitrago worked at Jackson Memorial Hospital as a heart failure clinic house physician, providing care to heart failure patients. He also has extensive experience in Colombia where he was an attending physician at several hospitals, providing emergency and ambulatory medical care. He earned his medical degree at Universidad Del Valle in Colombia and completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Cleveland Clinic, and his fellowship in cardiovascular medicine, also at Cleveland Clinic. He is passionate about soccer and numismatics.
He practices at West Kendall Baptist Hospital, Baptist Hospital and South Miami Hospital.
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