Cardiovascular Research Institute
Cardiovascular disease is a growing public health threat and the leading cause of death in the industrialized world. Mount Sinai’s Cardiovascular Institute is a translational research hub for cardiovascular disease.
New insights into heart and cardiovascular disease have dramatically changed our thinking about the fundamental nature of cardiovascular disease and our approach to its prevention, diagnosis, and treatment. Read More
Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD, is Director of the Zena and Michael A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute, Mount Sinai Heart, and the Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis Center for Cardiovascular Health. He is the Richard Gorlin, MD/Heart Research Foundation Professor. Read More
Davendra Mehta, MD, PhD, Appointed Director of Cardiac Electrophysiology at Mount Sinai St. Luke's
February 24, 2014 - Dr. Davendra Mehta is the new Director of Cardiac Electrophysiology at Mount Sinai St. Luke's, one of the seven hospital campuses of the Mount Sinai Health System.
First Leadless Pacemaker in United States Implanted into a Patient at The Mount Sinai Hospital
February 6, 2014 - Vivek Reddy, MD, launches international LEADLESS II clinical research trial testing a miniature-sized, leadless pacemaker placed inside the heart without surgery.