Cardiovascular Reviews & Reports, May-June, 2004 A tour de
force... practical, concise, easy to use, very up-to-date... for
everyone... medical students... residents... cardiology fellows...
internists... cardiologists. --Cardiovascular Reviews & Reports, May-June, 2004 About the Author
Michael A. Chizner, M.D., renowned cardiologist and Chief Medical
Director of The Heart Center of Excellence of Broward Health, was
recently named in the Top 1% in the Nation in the first Top Doctors List
compiled by U.S. News & World Report. U.S. News & World Report
Top Doctors list was created in collaboration with Castle Connolly
Medical Ltd., publisher of America s Top Doctors and other consumer
health guides. It draws from Castle Connolly's database of physicians,
all recommended for their clinical skills by other doctors and
individually vetted by a physician-led research team.
graduated with highest honors from Cornell University Medical College.
He received his medical residency training at the New York
Hospital-Cornell Medical Center, and his cardiology training at
Georgetown University, where he received the Distinguished Alumnus
Award. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiology, and is
a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, American College of
Cardiology, and American Heart Association.Â He is a Clinical Professor
of Medicine at the University of Florida College of Medicine, the
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Nova Southeastern
University College of Osteopathic Medicine, the Charles E. Schmidt
College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University, and Barry
Dr. Chizner has served as Chairman and Vice Chairman
of the Florida Board of Medicine. He has also served on the Editorial
Advisory Boards of national cardiology journals, and has been Director
and Keynote Speaker at national and regional medical education
conferences. He has written and edited numerous articles and books in
cardiology. His widely read textbook, Clinical Cardiology Made
Ridiculously Simple is currently being used in medical schools
throughout the U.S. and abroad.
Dr. Chizner spearheaded the
establishment of the Heart Center of Excellence at Broward General
Medical Center.Â He oversees an exceptional roster of experienced
cardiologists and cardiovascular surgeons, whose clinical expertise,
superior outcomes, and strongly positive patient satisfaction ratings
earned Broward General Medical Center the distinction as the only high
performing hospital in Broward County for cardiology and heart surgery,
according to U.S. News & World Report.