Dr. Baklanov completed medical school and postgraduate training in St. Petersburg (former Leningrad Pavlov Medical Institute) and practiced cardiology for several years before moving to the U.S. in 1997. He subsequently completed training in internal medicine at Yale - affiliated program in New Haven, Connecticut and became Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine. He completed clinical cardiology and interventional cardiology fellowships at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire. He is board-certified in cardiology and interventional cardiology.
Dr. Baklanov has a special interest in quality, economics, outcomes and health status research in interventional cardiology. His clinical interests include diagnostic heart catheterization, minimally invasive coronary intervention, endovascular intervention for arterial atherosclerosis (including treatment of critical limb ischemia and prevention of amputation).
Dr. Baklanov practices adult preventive, clinical and interventional cardiology, taking care of patients with risk factors for cardiovascular disease, hypertension, lipid disorders, atherosclerosis, cardiac arrhythmias, pulmonary hypertension, myocardial infarction and heart failure. He is a national opinion leader and expert in outcomes and economics of transradial coronary intervention.