Michael Sassower, MD FACC FSCAI Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact this Expert Witness

  • Phone: (315) 404-7041
  • Cell: (315) 404-7041

Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology

Keywords/Search Terms:

Interventional cardiology, structural heart, cardiovascular disease, cardiology, atrial fibrillation, myocardial infarction, coronary artery disease, stent, peripheral vascular disease, cardiomyopathy, aortic stenosis, valvular heart disease


BS, Northwestern University; MD, Northwestern University; Internal Medicine Residency, Northwestern University; Clinical Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology, Deaconess Hospital/Harvard Medical School

Years in Practice:


Additional Information

Dr. Sassower is board certified in Cardiovascular Diseases and Interventional Cardiology. He has been in clinical practice for almost 30 years. He was admitted to the Honors Program In Medical Education 6 year medical program at Northwestern University. He completed a BS in Medical Science from Northwestern University and received his MD from Northwestern University Medical School. Dr. Sassower completed his Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship as well as his Interventional Cardiology Fellowship at Deaconess Hospital/Harvard Medical School where he was also a Clinical Instructor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School. He is the Medical Director of the Structural Heart Disease Program at Mohawk Valley Health System. He has expertise in clinical cardiology, Interventional Cardiology (including atherectomy, stenting, thrombectomy), Impella LVAD placement, Structural Heart disease device management (Watchman, TAVR, Mitraclip), peripheral vascular intervention including atherectomy and stent placement.