Dr. Charitakis completed his Internal Medicine residency as well as fellowships in Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology at Cornell-New York Presbyterian Hospital in New York City. He is board-certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, nuclear cardiology and interventional cardiology. Dr. Charitakis specializes in angioplasty and stenting. His clinical expertise extends from the performance of complex coronary interventions with hemodynamic support to endovascular treatment of peripheral vascular disease.

Dr. Charitakis is also an associate professor of Medicine in the Department of Cardiology at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). He is committed to training the next generation of interventional cardiologists and teaches medical students and residents on all levels.


Medical Degree
University of Crete Health Sciences, Heraklion, Greece

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Certified in Interventional Cardiology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Certified in Cardiovascular Disease