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Dr. Barry Ramo

Dr. Barry Ramo

Dr. Ramo delivers medical breakthroughs and miracles in Albuquerque on KOAT Action 7 News – everything from the latest treatments for diabetes to the best ways to lose weight.

In addition to his Action 7 News duties, Ramo is a staff cardiologist for the New Mexico Heart Institute, and holds medical professorships at the University of New Mexico and Duke University. He earned degrees from the University of Colorado, the University of Chicago, and Duke University.

He also founded Project Heartstart, a Memorial Day effort to teach cardiopulmonary resuscitation to Albuquerque-area residents.

An Albuquerque resident since 1972, he devotes much of his spare time to the New Mexico Symphony Orchestra as a member of its board. He is also a member of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences – Rocky Mountain Southwest Chapter’s Silver Circle Society. Dr. Ramo is married, with two adult children.