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Margaret Furman

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Medicine, Cardiology
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  • American Board of Internal Medicine


  • Residency, Internal Medicine
    * Montefiore Medical Center - GME *

  • Fellowship,
    North Shore Long-Island Jewish Hospital


    Dr. Furman is an attending physician at the Mount Sinai Beth Israel serving as the Director of Preventive Cardiology and Cardiac Rehabilitation at Mount Sinai Beth Israel. She is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Icahn School of Medicine.

    Dr. Furman is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Echocardiology, Nuclear Cardiology and vascular interpretation. She specializes in preventive cardiology, general cardiology cardiac rehabilitation, and echocardiography. She also has an interest in women's cardiac health as a member of Women's Heart NY.

    She earned her medical degree at Eastern Virginia Medical School. She then went on to complete an internal medicine residency program at Albert Einstein -- Montefiore Medical Center and a fellowship in cardiovascular diseases at North Shore University Hospital and Long Island Jewish Medical Center.


  • 2015 -
    American Heart Association Go Red for Women 2015 Luminary of Heart

  • 2013 - 2015
    Super Doctors New York Rising Stars

  • 2008 -
    Fellowship of American College of Cardiology (F.A.C.C.)


Preventive Cardiology


Keppel, S, Lucido, D, Furman, M. A Comparison of the 2013 American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Cholesterol Guidelines and the 2004 ATP III Cholesterol Guidelines among Ryan Nena Community Health Center Patients. Journal of Clinical Cardiology. May-June 2015 Volume 9, Issue 3, Pages 440 . Abstract.;.

Furman, M. Peer Review: Impact of an intensive cardiology orientation program on confidence of incoming fellows. EJBM. July 2012..;.

Ratcliffe J, Chen JA, Rachko M, Furman M. A 39-Year-Old Woman Presents With Shortness of Breath and Palpitations for 2 Days. Cardiosource Web Site, American College of Cardiology Foundation. Available at Accessed November 4, 2009..;.

Fields D, Weintraub A, Furman M, Paper M, Richard L. Recognition of the Critically Ill Neonate with Ductal Dependant Cardiac Lesions. Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY. Annals of Emergency Medicine 34 (4): October 1999. Poster Presentation, ACEP, October 1999.;.

Furman M. Jewish Physicians and Medicine in the Holocaust. Union College, 1996. Holocaust Library, Washington, D.C..;.

Furman M. Jewish Physicians and Medicine in the Holocaust. Union College, 1996. Yad Vashem Library, Jerusalem, Israel. Requested by Library in 2011 and sent..;.

Industry Relationships

Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.

Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Furman during 2014 and/or 2015. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

Industry-Sponsored Lectures: MSSM faculty occasionally give lectures at events sponsored by industry, but only if the events are free of any marketing purpose.

  • Atherotech Diagnostics Lab.

Mount Sinai's faculty policies relating to faculty collaboration with industry are posted on our website. Patients may wish to ask their physician about the activities they perform for companies.

Insurance Information

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