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Cardiologist

Pedro Leon Silva Orrego, Chilean cardiologist. Achievements include patents for thrombus aspiation catheter; patents for vascular sheath of variable diameter.

Background

Orrego, Pedro Leon Silva was born on March 2, 1956 in Valparaiso, Chile. Son of Hector Silva Olivares and Lucia Orrego Schmidt.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Chile University, 1980.

Career

Interventional cardiologist Niguarda Hospital, Milan, 1993—2009. Director interventional cardiology Fatebenefratelli Hospital, since 2009.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for thrombus aspiation catheter. Patents for vascular sheath of variable diameter.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional medical journals.

Connections

Married Ernestina Cazzaniga, 2005. Children: Alfonsina, Eduardo Silva orrego, Pietro.

father:
Hector Silva Olivares

mother:
Lucia Orrego Schmidt

spouse:
Ernestina Cazzaniga

children:
Alfonsina Orrego

Eduardo Silva orrego Orrego

Pietro Orrego