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Simon C. Chakko, M.D.

Información general

Simon C. Chakko, M.D.

Contacto

Idiomas

  • English

Certificaciones

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Med-Cardiovascular Disease

Especialidades

  • Cardiology-Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Puestos

  • Chief, Cardiology, Miami Veterans Affairs Medical Center
  • Professor of Medicine

Intereses clínicas

Congestive heart failure, coronary artery disease, arrhythmias, cardiology education, exercise stress testing, echocardiography

Intereses de
investigación

Echocardiography

Educación

Undergraduate
St. Joseph's College
Graduate
St. John's Medical College
Residency
Jersey City Medical Center
Fellowship
Temple University Hospital

Publicaciones

Biografía

Areas of Specialization

  • Congestive heart failure
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Echocardiography

Simon Chakko, M.D., is professor of medicine at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. He is also Chief of the cardiology section and of the non-invasive laboratories at the Miami VA Medical Center (VAMC). Dr. Chakko received his undergraduate education at St. Joseph's College in Tiruchy, India, and his medical degree from St. John's Medical College in Bangalore, India. He underwent a residency in internal medicine at  Jersey City Medical Center and cardiology fellowship at  Temple University Hospital, Philadephia. Dr. Chakko was an Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Virginia before joining the University of Miami.

Dr. Chakko has published 87 articles and edited or coedited 23 books. He is a Fellow of both the American College of Cardiology and the American College of Physicians. He was awarded the outstanding teaching attending of the year on four separae ocasions by Internal Medicine Residents / Cardiology Fellows

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