When Dr. Guarraia (pronounced GWAR-ee-uh) opened his practice in The Dalles
in 2009, he became the Gorge's first full-time cardiologist. Dr. Guarraia
offers area heart patients extensive advanced cardiology procedures and
a connection to Oregon Health & Science University, where he also
serves on the medical school faculty. Dr. Guarraia earned a graduate degree
in drug design and development at the University of Missouri prior to
medical school. He also conducted extensive biomedical research at the
National Institute of Health, Washington Universityâ€“St.
Louis, and Cornell University. He completed his internal medicine residency
at the University of Arizona and his cardiology fellowship at OHSU, where
he is now assistant professor of medicine cardiovascular medicine. Dr.
Guarraia is board certified in internal medicine, general cardiology and
nuclear cardiology. With access to a vast spectrum of resources, Dr. Guarraia
is pleased to be able to contribute to the cardiovascular fitness of the
Gorge community by bringing expanded specialty services closer to home.
University of Missouri School of Medicine, M.S. Pharmacology
St. George's University School of Medicine, M.D.
American Board of Internal Medicine American Board of Cardiovascular Diseases
American Board of Nuclear Cardiology