Dr. Gregory P. Macaluso graduated magna cum laude from the University of Notre Dame in 2000. There he was awarded the Lawrence H. Baldinger Award, presented annually to an outstanding pre-medical student. He earned his medical degree from Loyola University's Stritch School of Medicine in 2004. He continued his training there for both internship and residency in the Department of Internal Medicine and in his third year, also served as Associate Chief Resident.
From 2007 until 2010, Dr. Macaluso completed a cardiovascular disease fellowship at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, where he served as Chief Cardiology Fellow and was recognized by the Department of Internal Medicine for excellence in teaching. Following his cardiology fellowship, Dr. Macaluso returned to Loyola University Medical Center to complete a subspecialty fellowship in advanced heart failure, left ventricular assist devices, and transplant cardiology.
Dr. Macaluso is trained to help determine candidacy for potential therapies like a heart transplant or a left ventricular assist device and has additional interest in patients who suffer from heart failure with preserved ejection fraction.
Dr. Macaluso is board-certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, advanced heart failure and transplant cardiology, nuclear cardiology, and adult echocardiography.