Michael Luna, M.D.


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Biography:

Dr. Luna was born and raised in South Texas and received the entirety of his medical training at UT Southwestern Medical Center. After completion of his internal medicine residency, he stayed on for specialty training in Cardiovascular Diseases and Interventional Cardiology. He brings to UTSW a strong background in antiplatelet drug therapy, complex percutaneous coronary interventions, and care of adults with congenital heart disease. His clinical practice will be patient and family-centered and based mostly in the cardiac catheterization laboratory. Dr. Luna’s interest outside of medicine include his family, reading, and sports.

Education:

2013: Fellowship - UT Southwestern / Children's Medical Center, Interventional Cardiology
2012: Fellowship - UT Southwestern Medical Center - Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
2011: Fellowship - UT Southwestern Medical Center - Cardiology, Cardiology
2008: Residency - UT Southwestern Medical Center, Internal Medicine
2005: Medical School - UT Southwestern Medical Center
2001: Undergraduate School - University of Texas Pan American, Biology

Research Interests:

Antiplatelet drug therapy
Congenital heart disease
Interventional coronary techniques
Invasive management of resistant hypertension
Ischemic preconditioning