Stuart Russell, MD

Stuart Russell, MD

Cardiology Baltimore, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University

Office Address

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  • 1800 Orleans Street Zayed Tower 7125S
    Johns Hopkins Heart and Vascular Inst
    Baltimore, MD 21287
    Phone: (410) 955-5708
    Fax: (443) 287-3180

Dr. Russell's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Cardiology: General Cardiology, Heart Failure & Transplantation

Dr. Russell's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Chief, Heart Failure and TransplantationJohns Hopkins Hospital
    Baltimore, MD
    Clinical Chief, Heart Failure and Transplantation (2004-Present); Chief, Heart Failure and Transplantation (2006-Present)
  • Associate Professor of MedicineJohns Hopkins Hospital
    Baltimore, MD
  • Medical Director of Cardiac Transplantation, Associate Director of Heart FailureDuke Medical Center
    Durham, NC
  • Assistant Professor of MedicineDuke Medical Center
    Durham, NC

Dr. Russell's Education & Medical Training

  • Duke University HospitalDuke University HospitalFellowship, Cardiovascular Disease
  • Johns Hopkins UniversityJohns Hopkins UniversityResidency, Internal Medicine
  • U of WA Sch of MedUniversity of Washington School of MedicineMedical School
  • University of WashingtonUniversity of WashingtonOther Training, B.S., Biology

Dr. Russell's Certifications & Licensure

  • MD State Medical LicenseMD State Medical License2004 - 2015
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineCardiovascular Disease
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineAdvanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology

Dr. Russell's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Who's Who in America2008-2013
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital Osler Internal MedicineHousestaff teaching AwardJohns Hopkins Hospital Osler Internal Medicine, 2007
  • Best Doctors in America2006-2013
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Dr. Russell's Clinical Trials

Dr. Russell's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • The 2013 International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation Guidelines for mechanical circulatory support: Executive summary.Feldman D, Pamboukian SV, Teuteberg JJ, Birks E, Lietz K, Moore SA, Morgan JA, Arabia F et al., J Heart Lung Transplant, 1/1/2013
  • Risk stratification in arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy-associated desmosomal mutation carriers.Bhonsale A, James CA, Tichnell C, Murray B, Madhavan S, Philips B, Russell SD, Abraham T, Tandri H, Judge DP, Calkins H, Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol, 1/1/2013
  • An Evaluation of the Role of Endomyocardial Biopsy in 851 Patients With Unexplained Heart Failure From 2000-2009.Bennett MK, Gilotra NA, Harrington C, Rao S, Dunn JM, Freitag TB, Halushka MK, Russell SD, Circ Heart Fail, 1/1/2013
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Mechanical Circulatory Support. A companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease.Chapter: Candidate selection for long-term left ventricular assist device therapy for advanced heart failure.Page 72 - 87
    Miller LW, Russell SD
    Editors: Kormos RL and Miller LW.Elsevier, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Clinical Challenges in Heart Failure.Chapter: Russell SD. Prescribing exercise training for patients with heart failure.Page 137 - 146
    Russell SD
    Editors: Mehra MR.Clinical Publishing, Oxford, UK.
  • ISHLT Monograph Series. Advanced Heart Failure.Chapter: Neurohormones and cytokines in heart failure.Page 39 - 50
    Mudd JO, Russell SD
    Editors: Banner NR and Jessup M.Elsevier, Philadelphia, PA.
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  • Racial disparities in patients bridged to heart transplantation with a ventricular assist device.Beaty CA, George TJ, Kilic A, Tedford RJ, Russell SD, Shah AS, J Heart Lung Transplant, 1/1/2013
  • Reoperative sternotomy is associated with increased mortality after heart transplantation.George TJ, Beaty CA, Ewald GA, Shah AS, Russell SD, Conte JV, Whitman GJ, Silvestry SC, J Heart Lung Transplant, 1/1/2012
  • Cellular rejection on a non-routine biopsy predicts poor long term outcome.Panjrath GS, George T, Russell SD, Tedford RJ, Steenbergen C, Scheel J, Skojec DV, Haluskha MK, J Heart Lung Transplant, 1/1/2012
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  • Hospital readmissions for LVAD patients: Can we stop the bleeding?9/1/2013
  • How to troubleshoot continuous flow LVADs?9/1/2013
  • When should you consider endomyocardial biopsy?9/1/2013
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Dr. Russell's Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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