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Carlos J. Gonzalez Quesada, MD, MPH

Carlos J. Gonzalez Quesada, MD, MPH

414 N Camden Dr
Ste 1100
Beverly HillsCA





Carlos J. Gonzalez Quesada, MD, MPH

  • General Internal Medicine

Dr. Carlos Quesada is a board-certified physician in structural and interventional cardiology, cardiovascular diseases, echocardiography, nuclear cardiology, cardiac computed tomography, vascular imaging, and internal medicine. Dr. Quesada earned his medical degree and graduated summa cum laude from Universidad La Salle (Mexico City) in 2007. As a medical student, he trained at the National Health Institutes, a group of public hospitals that provide high-level health care to the most underserved populations in Mexico. After medical school, he attended Baylor College of Medicine (Houston) and Albert Einstein College of Medicine (New York) to study the mechanisms responsible for orchestrating the healing response and the therapeutic targets for attenuation of adverse remodeling following cardiac injury. He also conducted research on genetic polymorphisms associated with cardiovascular diseases in the Mexican population. Dr. Quesada also completed a dual residency in internal medicine and global health equity at Brigham and Women's Hospital (Boston), a Harvard teaching hospital. During this time, Dr. Quesada worked in Haiti, Rwanda, Mexico City, and Geneva. He also worked at the Harvard Global Equity Initiative supporting projects on noncommunicable diseases (NCDs). He co-founded Global Poverty Project 2030, a global initiative to support and promote the UN Sustainable Development Goals. In 2015, Dr. Quesada earned his M.P.H. degree from the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health. In 2018, Dr. Quesada completed the Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center (Los Angeles). Dr. Quesada also serves as Editor-in-Chief of Guia EXARMED, a top general medicine treatise which aids in the training of medical students and primary care providers of lower- and middle-income regions within Mexico and Latin America.

  • Education: Alliance for Physician Certification & Advancement, Physicians' Vascular Interpretation
  • Education: Alliance for Physician Certification & Advancement, Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology
  • Medical School: Universidad De La Salle/Mexico City, 2007
  • Education: Baylor College of Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences, 2010
  • Education: Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Postdoctoral fellowship in cardiovascular diseases, 2011
  • Residency: Harvard Medical School/Brigham and Women's Hospital, Global Health Equity, 2015
  • Master in Public Health: Harvard School of Public Health, 2015
  • Residency: Harvard Medical School/Brigham and Women's Hospital, Internal Medicine, 2015
  • Fellowship: UCLA/Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Cardiology, 2018
  • Fellowship: Mayo Clinic, Interventional Cardiology, 2019
  • Fellowship: Mayo Clinic, Structural Cardiology, 2020
  • Education: National Board of Echocardiography, Comprehensive Certification in Adult Echocardiography, 2027
  • Education: Alliance for Physician Certification & Advancement, Certification Board of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, 2028

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  • Predictors of Mortality and Adverse Outcome in Elderly High-Risk Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
  • The Interleukin 1B-511 Polymorphism Is Associated With the Risk of Developing Restenosis After Coronary Stenting in Mexican Patients
  • No Association Found Between the I/D of a 287-bp Alu Repeat Sequence Within Intron 16 of the ACE Gene in Mexican Patients and Binary Restenosis After Coronary Stenting

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