Title: Director, Clinical and Interventional Cardiology and Top Educator
Company: The Mount Sinai Hospital
Location: New York, New York, United States
Dr. Samin K. Sharma, Director of Clinical and Interventional Cardiology and Top Educator at The Mount Sinai Hospital, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in clinical cardiology and medical education.
A renowned expert in cardiology, Dr. Sharma is well known for performing the maximum number of complex coronary interventions in the country with a high success rate and an extremely low complication rate. According to the New York State Department of Health reports (1994-2002, 2006-2008, 2011-2013, 2012-2014), he has the highest angioplasty success rate and lowest mortality rate, less than 0.2%, for an interventional cardiologist in New York State. He lends his expertise to the future generations of medical professionals as an educator at Mount Sinai Medical Center. In addition, he has been the Director of Clinical Cardiology since 2011, Dean of International Clinical Affiliations since 2011, President of Mount Sinai Heart Network since 2011, Zena and Michael A. Wiener Professor of Medicine, Cardiology since 2002 and Anandi Lal Sharma Professor of Medicine (since 2016).
In 2009, Dr. Sharma created the live web series CCC Live Cases, available here. He has authored over 250 articles, 420 abstracts, 15 book chapters and three books in the field of coronary interventions, structural heart disease and safety of percutaneous interventions. He has been featured in various media organizations, including the Today Show, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, New York Magazine, Barron’s, Forbes, Newsweek, the Washington Post, Crain’s New York Business, Newsday, India Abroad, and India Today.
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