Jeffrey John TeutebergMD
Dr. Teuteberg is an assistant professor of Medicine, director, Advanced Heart Failure Program, medical director, Mechanical Circulatory Support Program, and a member of the Heart Failure/Cardiac Transplant section. He specializes in the care of patients with advanced cardiomyopathies, cardiac transplantation, and ventricular assist devices. He has particular interests in clinical outcomes with ventricular assist devices and immunosuppression in cardiac transplantation.
Dr. Teuteberg joined the Cardiovascular Institute in 2004 after completing his training in Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplantation. He graduated from the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, in 1992 and remained at the University of Chicago for his Internal Medicine Residency and general Cardiovascular Fellowship, during which he spent a year as the Chief Medical Resident. Dr. Teuteberg received his Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant training at Brigham and Women's hospital in Boston.
Dr. Teuteberg is currently an Assistant Professor of Medicine, Associate Director of the Cardiac Transplant Program, and a member of the Heart Failure/Cardiac Transplant section where he specializes in the care of patients with advanced cardiomyopathies, cardiac transplantation, ventricular assist devices and pulmonary hypertension. He has particular interests in advanced heart failure and the transition to cardiac transplantation and ventricular assist devices. Dr. Teuteberg is currently involved in a number of clinical research projects in these fields.