Appointment of John Fox, MD, as Head of Cardiology at Mount Sinai Beth Israel
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Posted by: Andrew Law
We are pleased to announce the appointment of John Fox, MD, as Head of Cardiology at Mount Sinai Beth Israel.
Dr. Fox is the Director of the Interventional Cardiology and Cardiac Catheterization Lab at Mount Sinai Beth Israel and Associate Professor of Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Dr. Fox specializes in interventional cardiology and is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology.
In his new role, Dr. Fox will oversee all clinical and administrative facets of Cardiology at Mount Sinai Beth Israel and will report to Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD, Director of Mount Sinai Heart and Physician-in-Chief at The Mount Sinai Hospital.
Dr. Fox has spent the majority of his career at Mount Sinai Beth Israel, where he has been repeatedly recognized for exceptional patient care and excellence in teaching. He was named one of New York’s Best Doctors by New York Magazine from 2009-2014 and one of New York’s Super Doctors by The New York Times Magazine from 2008-2015. Dr. Fox also received the Paul Schweitzer Award for Excellence in Teaching in both 2000 and 2008.
At Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Dr. Fox is currently a member of the Cardiac Steering Committee, and Chairman of both the Cath Lab Leadership Committee and the Cath Lab Quality Improvement Committee. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions. He has been the principal investigator in several clinical trials and has authored 14 publications in prestigious peer-reviewed journals.
Dr. Fox earned his medical degree from New York Medical College in Valhalla, NY, in 1989. He completed his residency training in internal medicine and fellowships in cardiology and interventional cardiology at Mount Sinai Beth Israel.
Please join us in congratulating Dr. Fox on his new position with Mount Sinai Heart.