Mark F. Sasse, M.D., has joined the section of interventional cardiology in the UAB Division of Cardiovascular Disease as an associate professor. Sasse has extensive clinical experience in coronary and peripheral intervention and a burgeoning interest in structural heart disease.
Prior to joining UAB, Sasse was director of the William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and a staff interventional cardiologist at the University of Wisconsin. His clinical interests include the use of coronary intervention in sudden cardiac death/acute circulatory failure.
Sasse completed his medical degree and postgraduate training in internal medicine at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. He practiced as an attending physician in the division of general internal medicine at Cook County Hospital in Chicago and held an academic appointment as an assistant professor of medicine at Rush University College of Medicine in Chicago. Sasse completed his training in cardiovascular medicine and interventional cardiovascular medicine at Rush.