- Company: Cardiometabolic Medicine
- Phone: (917) 346-0368
Specialties & Experience
General Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease and Preventive Medicine
Specialty Focus: Cardiovascular disease, preventive cardiology, obesity medicine, cardiac imaging, echocardiography, diabetes and hyperlipidemia, Cardiovascular safety of anti-obesity and diabetic medication, Valvular disease and cardiac arrhythmia
Education: Doctor of Medicine, Hebrew University and Hadassah Medical School; Internal Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine; Cardiology, New York University School of Medicine
Years in Practice: 20
I am an Assistant Professor at SUNY Upstate Medical University and a full-time cardiologist at Lourdes Cardiology. I am also the medical director of Cardimetabolic Medicine, a center for weight management and cardiovascular wellness. I have more than 25 years of experience spent caring for patients, first as a general practitioner, then as a cardiologist. A cum laude graduate from Hadassah Medical School at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Israel. I completed internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein college of Medicine and cardiology fellowship at NYU School of Medicine in New York City. I also earned board certification in obesity medicine. I focus in cardiovascular disease and preventive cardiology, weight management, cardio-metabolic medicine (including hypertension, diabetes and hyperlipidemia). Knowledgeable in cardiovascular safety of anti-obesity and diabetic medications, speaking in national meetings about this topic.