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Jesus Mendiolaza, M.D., FACC

Specialties:

Cardiology

EDUCATION:

1989-1995

Doctor of Medicine

Federico Villarreal University, School of Medicine

Lima, Peru

1986-1989

Bachelor of Science in Medical Sciences

Federico Villarreal University, School of Medicine

Lima, Peru

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING 

07/04-07/07

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

New Jersey Medical School

Cardiology Fellowship Program

Senior Cardiology Fellow

2002-2004

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

New Jersey Medical School

Internal Medicine Residency Program, Categorical

Resident-Physician, PGY-2 & 3.

2001-December

National Institute of Health

National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute

Cardiology Department, Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center

Bethesda, Maryland

Visiting Medical Resident

2001- 2002

Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center- University of Illinois at

Chicago affiliated program, Chicago, Illinois

Internal Medicine Residency Program, Internship

Intern-House Staff, PGY-1

1999

Stanford University School of Medicine

Stanford Patient Education Research Center

Stanford, California

Chronic Disease Management Program

Instructor/ Trainee

1996-1998

University of California San Francisco School of Medicine

Cardiovascular Research Institute

San Francisco, California

Postgraduate Researcher

1993- 1994

Guillermo Almenara Medical Center, Lima, Peru

Medical Internship

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

American Medical Association, Member

National Hispanic Medical Association, Member

American College of Cardiology, Fellow

American Society of Echocardiography, Member

American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Member

New Jersey Medical Society, Inactive Member

Society of Cardiac Computed Tomography, Member

American College of Physicians, Member

Lee County Medical Society, Member

Florida Medical Association, Member

Collier County Medical Society, Former Member

Hispanic Doctors of South West Florida, Member

BOARD CERTIFICATION

ECFMG, Certificate 0-548-241-9 (USMLE Step I, II, 111)

Diplomate of the Peruvian Medical Boards

Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine, 2006

Diplomate, Board Certified in Nuclear Cardiology, 2006

Diplomate, Board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease, 2009

Level Ill Certified in Cardiac Computed Tomography, 2007

Certified in Carotid Vascular Ultrasound and Doppler, 2015

MEDICAL LICENSURE

New Jersey Medical License (25MA07917800)

Illinois Medical License, temporary, in-training

Florida Medical License ME990052

PROFESSIONAL AWARDS AND HONORS

2003

National Hispanic Medical Association

Resident Leadership Training Program Scholarship Award

Washington, DC

2001

National Institute of Health Scholar Award

Minority Physicians in Cardiovascular Research

Promoting Latinos in Cardiovascular Science

1994

Valedictorian, Federico Villarreal University School of Medicine

Class of 1994

TEACHING

2004-2007

UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, Introduction to Clinical

Science Course

PROFESIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

2010-2014

Medical Staff Quality Committee, Lee Memorial Hospital, Member

2015-11-2017

Non Invasive Cardiovascular Working Group, Lee Health System,

Member

2017-11-2017

Heart Failure Working Group, Lee Health System, Member

PUBLICATIONS

JOURNAL ARTICLES

Mendiolaza J. Landau Kleffner Syndrome by Citomegalovirus: A case report at G. Almenara Medical Center. Journal of Medical Sciences, IPSS, Peruvian Social Security Institute, 1994. Lima, Peru

Mendiolaza J, Dhruva V, Pinho P, Reteguiz J, Kapila R. “A Thirty-Six- Year-Old Male with Fever, Chills, and Weight Loss”. New Jersey Medicine. Vol 101, N7-8, July August 2004.

Mendiolaza J et al. “Left Ventricular Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Visualized by Contrast Echocardiography”. Journal of Clinical Ultrasound. March 2007

ABSTRACTS/POSTERS

Mendiolaza J, Salinas C, Minami P. Cholera: The Peruvian Epidemic; The experience at G. Almenara Medical Center, 1991. Department of Epidemiology, Villarreal University, School of Medicine

Amar V, Quiroz V, Mendiolaza J. Genital Tuberculosis as a cause of infertility in women at H. Unanue Medical Center, 1992. Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Villarreal University, School of Medicine

Mendiolaza J, Quintana T, Quispe E. Breastfeeding vs. Formula fed infants: A comparative study in infants up to 6 months of age, correlation between height and weight at Pediatrics Institute of Lima, 1993. Department of Pediatrics, Villarreal University, School of Medicine

Mendiolaza J, Breburda C, Redberg R. Endothelium-Dependent Arterial reactivity is predicted by Framingham Risk Profile in Postmenopausal Women. Submitted American Heart Association 70th Scientific Session, Atlanta 1997

Mendiolaza J, Saric M. Left Ventricular Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Visualized by Contrast Echocardiography. Department of Medicine. New Jersey Medical School, 2006

Anis A, Patel B, Mendiolaza J, Saric M, Klaphoz M. Incidence of Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease in Intensive Care Unit Patients Admitted With Cardiac and Non-Cardiac Diagnoses and Modest Troponin Elevation. Department of Medicine. New Jersey

RESEARCH

Brachial Vascular Reactivity in Healthy African Americans: Response to Atorvastatin

BOOKS (TRANSLATION/CHAPTER)

“Arthritis Help Book”/ “Viviendo con Artritis” (Spanish version/ cultural adaptation).

Stanford Arthritis Self-Management Program (SPERC)

Stanford Arthritis Foundation, Reviewed Edition, 1996

“Stanford Chronic Disease Self-Management Program”/ “Tomando Control de su Salud”

(Spanish version/ cultural adaptation)

Stanford Patient Education Research Center

LANGUAGES

Languages spoken are English and Spanish (1st language).

INTERESTS

Cardiology and Cardiac CT Angiography (CTA), Cardiac Imaging, Cardiac MRI and Nuclear Imaging including Cardiac PET.

Traveling, politics, cultural competency & diversity. Spending time with Robert, 16-year-old son and lovely wife, Mary Elizabeth.