Division of Cardiology


Investigations in cardiovascular disease prevention, acute coronary syndrome, heart failure and transplantation, epidemiology, myocardial blood flow, interventional cardiology/cardiac catheterization, and medical education. more info 

Patient Care

Find an cardiologist, Montefiore Einstein hospitals, clinical services in Interventional Cardiology, Electrophysiology, Echocardiography, Heart Failure and Transplantation, Consultative Cardiology, and Nuclear Cardiology. more info 

Education and Training

Cardiology Fellowship Program 


Montefiore Einstein Division of Cardiology faculty list. more info 

News & Media

Dr. Ali Zaidi Division of Cardiology Department of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine Bronx NYCardiology Awarded ACHA Actelion Training Grant
The Divisions of Cardiology (Medicine and Pediatrics) have been chosen to receive a national Adult Congenital Heart Association Actelion Training Award/Grant to develop an Adult Congenital Heart Disease (ACHD) fellowship at Montefiore/CHAM, directed by ACHD expert Dr. Ali Zaidi.

Dr. Nicholas Sibinga Cardiology Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Health System Bronx NYPreventing Dangerous Plaques
Dr. Nicholas Sibinga was awarded a 4-year, $2.1-million NIH grant to study the molecular mechanisms controlling the activities of monocyte-derived macrophages and vascular smooth muscle cells that contribute to arterial plaque formation and rupture.

Heart Failure Help - Preventing Hospital Readmissions
Dr. Ileana Piña's research focuses on exercise training for treating heart failure and on hospital strategies that could help reduce 30-day readmission rates for heart failure patients.

Anna Bortnick Cardiology Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NYLowering Bad Cholesterol: Understanding the New Class of LDL-Lowering Drugs
A new class of injectable LDL-lowering drugs may come to market shortly. Dr. Anna Bortnick explains how the new drugs work and how they differ from statins.


Division Chief

Mario J. Garcia, M.D.Mario J. Garcia, MD (Bio)

Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)
Professor of Radiology
Pauline Levitt Chair in Medicine
Co-Director of the Montefiore Einstein Heart Center

Dr. Mario Garcia: Offering Insights into the Heart 

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