Rick R. McClure, MD

Practice areas

Practice areas

Clinical interests

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • General Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • Risk Factor Reduction
  • Stress Testing

Rick R. McClure, MD


My name is Rick McClure; I received my medical degree from University of Kentucky, College of Medicine. I then completed a fellowship at the University of Kentucky.

I am board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology.

Faculty rank

Professor of Medicine


University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington

University of Kentucky, Lexington

University of Kentucky, Lexington

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease
American Board of Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology

Cardiovascular Medicine

Internal Medicine Subspecialty Clinic

UK Good Samaritan Medical Office Building
Second Floor, Suite 200
125 E. Maxwell St.
Lexington KY 40508-2678

Call 859-257-1000

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Cardiovascular Medicine

Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center
Medical Arts Building
140 Newcomb Ave.
Mt. Vernon KY 40456-1310

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  1. Mukherjee D, Topol EJ, Bertrand ME, Kristensen SD, Herrmann HC, Neumann FJ, Yakubov SJ, Bassand JP, McClure RR, Stone GW, Ardissino D, Moliterno DJ. Mortality at 1 year for the direct comparison of tirofiban and abciximab during percutaneous coronary revascularization: do tirofiban and ReoPro give similar efficacy outcomes at trial 1-year follow-up. Eur Heart J. 2005 Dec; 26(23):2524-8. PMID: 16107485.
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  2. Brooks WH, McClure RR, Jones MR, Coleman TL, Breathitt L. Carotid angioplasty and stenting versus carotid endarterectomy for treatment of asymptomatic carotid stenosis: a randomized trial in a community hospital. Neurosurgery. 2004 Feb; 54(2):318-24; discussion 324-5. PMID: 14744277.
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  3. Smith MD, Elion JL, McClure RR, Kwan OL, DeMaria AN. Left heart opacification with peripheral venous injection of a new saccharide echo contrast agent in dogs. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1989 Jun; 13(7):1622-8. PMID: 2723275.
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