Richard P. Konstance, MD, MBA, FACC, FSCAI, RPVI
Dr. Konstance is a Philadelphia native and completed his undergraduate work at the Penn State University. He received his medical degree from MCP Hahnemann University. He completed all of his post-graduate medical training at Duke University in Durham, NC. This training included internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology with an emphasis on peripheral vascular disease. Additionally, Dr. Konstance holds an MBA from Duke University Fuqua School of Business.
Dr. Konstance holds board certifications in interventional cardiology, cardiovascular disease, nuclear cardiology and internal medicine. He is also a Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI). His clinical interests include transradial cardiac catheterization and interventions, peripheral vascular medicine and interventions. In addition to his full time practice with Heart of Virginia Cardiology in Roanoke, Dr. Konstance remains on faculty at Duke University as an Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine. He formerly practiced in State College, PA and was a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. Dr. Konstance initiated the endovascular lab at Mount Nittany Medical Center in State College, PA as well as co-initiating their percutaneous intervention program (PCI).
Terrence P. May, MD, FACC
Dr. May is a native of New Jersey and received his medical degree from Rutgers University School of Medicine. He completed all of his post graduate training at Emory University. This training included internal medicine, a fellowship in cardiovascular disease and a fellowship in electrophysiology. Dr. May is board certified in internal medicine, cardiology and electrophysiology. Dr. May has been practicing in Roanoke since 1995.
Dr. May's practice focus is electrophysiology. This is the evaluation and treatment of heart rhythm disorders. Dr. May performs electrophysiology studies which record the electrical activity and the electrical pathways of the heart. He can determine the cause of the heart rhythm disturbance and then treat the rhythm abnormality. Dr. May implant pacemakers or ICD's. An ICD is an implantable cardioverter/defibrillator. Dr. May also performs ablation procedures.
Heart of Virginia Cardiology has a device clinic that will monitor and manage all aspects of pacemaker or ICD care once the device is implanted.
Dr. May was the 2004-2005 recipient of an award from UVA titled: Private Subspecialty Attending of the Year @ CRMH.
Dr. May was named in The Roanoker August 2009 edition as a "Top Doc" in cardiology.
Alan E. McLuckie, MD, FACC
Dr. McLuckie received his medical degree from Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences School of Medicine. He completed his internal medicine residency and his fellowship in cardiovascular disease at the National Naval Medical Center. Dr. McLuckie completed a fellowship in interventional cardiology at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania. Dr. McLuckie was on active duty with the US Navy until 2002. While on active duty, he was stationed at the National Naval Medical Center and served as the Chief of Cardiology and Director of Interventional Cardiology as well as the Director of Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories.
Dr. McLuckie completed his military commitment in 2002 and has been in private practice in the Roanoke valley since then.
Dr. McLuckie holds board certifications in interventional cardiology, cardiovascular disease and internal medicine. He performs an average of 1500 cardiac catheterizations per year.
Molly S. Rutherford, MD, FACC
Molly S. Rutherford, MD is a native of Roanoke, Virginia. She recently returned home to follow in the foot-steps of her father, retired cardiologist William B. Rutherford, who practiced cardiology in the Roanoke Valley for his entire career. Dr. Molly Rutherford is a product of Roanoke County Schools and is a 1994 graduate of Cave Spring High School. Dr. Rutherford received her medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia in 2004. She proceeded to stay in Richmond and completed her residency in Internal Medicine with a special focus on Women's Health at Virginia Commonwealth University Health System (VCU) in 2007. She continued her training at VCU and completed her Fellowship in Cardiovascular Diseases in 2010. Dr. Rutherford is board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease. Dr. Rutherford performs many non-invasive and invasive procedures to diagnose and treat cardiovascular disease. Dr. Rutherford enjoys spending her free time with her husband and 3 standard poodles.
Chris E. Webb BSN, MSN, FNP-BC
Chris is a native of Kentucky where he completed his nursing degree at the University of Kentucky in 1994. He worked as a RN in various fields of nursing but predominately in areas of cardiology, critical care and emergency room medicine. He completed his graduate degree at the University Of Virginia Graduate School Of Nursing in the Family Nurse Practitioner program in 2005.
Afterward he gained valuable experience at the Cleveland Clinic Heart Center in Cleveland Ohio from 2006-2010 with the Cardiothoracic Surgeons in close collaboration with the Cardiologists. He provided in patient care for cardiac surgery patients both before and after heart surgery.
He and his family relocated to the Roanoke area in 2010 where he initially worked with the Cardiothoracic Surgery Dept at the Carilion Clinic with a primary focus on critical care. Chris joined the team at Heart of Virginia Cardiology in 2011; he is primarily hospital based but has weekly clinic hours as well.
Sharlene Johnson, BSN, MSN, FNP-C
Sharlene is originally from Southwest Virginia. She moved to Roanoke in 1996 after acquiring an Associate’s Degree in Nursing. Sharlene obtained her BSN Degree from Virginia Commonwealth University. She then attended the University of Virginia and graduated with a MSN degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner.
Sharlene’s nursing background includes many years in cardiac surgery critical care and three years working with Dr. May in the Electrophysiology Lab. Sharlene entered a whole new realm of nursing in 2004 to work in neonatal intensive care and subsequently served as a neonatal/pediatric critical care transport nurse until 2012.
Sharlene graduated as a Nurse Practitioner in 2012 and joined Heart of Virginia Cardiology in January 2013.