The Zena and Michael A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute (CVI) and the Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis Center for Cardiovascular Health at Mount Sinai Medical Center provide diagnostic and treatment services across the full spectrum of cardiovascular disease, including a number of specialized clinical programs. Mount Sinai’s cardiologists employ a wide variety of sophisticated diagnostic tests and perform a range of cardiovascular procedures that benefit from superb cardiac anesthesiology services. Every physician in the Cardiovascular Institute and the Center for Cardiovascular Health is a member of the staff of The Mount Sinai Hospital and of the faculty of Icahn School of Medicine.
Mount Sinai’s cardiology programs are internationally recognized for expertise in the prevention, diagnosis, and management of heart disease, for their extensive basic and clinical research, as well as their wide-ranging educational offerings for medical students, residents, fellows, and faculty. Mount Sinai cardiologists are responsible for numerous innovations in the diagnosis and treatment of heart disease, and the interventional staff has an unparalleled safety record.
Mount Sinai Researchers Present Landmark Data at American Heart Association Meeting
November 7, 2012 - Impact of Education on Drug Adherence, Diabetes on Heart Disease and 3D Ultrasound Technology on Disease Detection presented at 2012 Scientific Sessions
Mount Sinai Earns NY State's Top Safety Rating for Angioplasty
October 16, 2012 - Mount Sinai’s Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory is 1 of only 4 in the state to be awarded New York State’s highest "two-star" safety rating for angioplasty.
Newest Devices and Techniques for Opening Arterial Blockages to Be Highlighted at Annual Coronary and Vascular Symposium
June 12, 2012 - The symposium will take place at Mount Sinai from Wednesday, June 13 to Saturday, June 16.
Mount Sinai Presents Landmark Research at American College of Cardiology Meeting
March 27, 2012 - New Statin Regimen, Unrecognized Heart Disease Symptoms, New Imaging Innovations Among Key Research at Leading Cardiology Conference
Mount Sinai’s Cardiac Catheterization Lab Receives Highest Safety Rating From New York State
March 14, 2012 - New York State has recognized Mount Sinai's cath lab with the highest safety rating, marking 15 years as one of the safest cath labs in the state.
Jagat Narula, MD, PhD, Recognized by American College of Cardiology as "Gifted Educator"
January 19, 2012 - Dr. Jagat Narula, Chair in Cardiology at The Mount Sinai Medical Center, has received the prestigious "Gifted Educator Award" for his renown as an educator in cardiology.
World Trade Center Responders at Heightened Risk for Atherosclerosis
November 15, 2011 - Mount Sinai researchers have found that responders at the World Trade Center site with earlier exposure to the dust cloud have greater risk of developing arterial plaque.
The Mount Sinai Medical Center Named to Honor Roll of America’s Elite Hospitals By U.S. News and World Report
July 19, 2011 - The Mount Sinai Medical Center ranks 16 out of nearly 5,000 hospitals nationwide in the 2011-2012 “Best Hospitals” issue of U.S. News & World Report, and earns a spot on the “Honor Roll.”
Mount Sinai Researchers Develop Safe and Effective Gene Therapy to Treat Severe Heart Failure
June 27, 2011 - New gene therapy developed at Mount Sinai, shows clinical benefit in treating people with advanced heart failure in a Phase II clinical trial.
The Cardiovascular Medicine FPA is open from 8am until 6pm, Monday through Friday.