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Ira Ockene, MD

Ira Ockene, MD

Cardiology Worcester, MA

Professor, Medicine, University Massachusetts Medical School

Office Address

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  • 55 Lake Ave N
    Department Of Cardiovascular Medicine
    Worcester, MA 01655
    Phone: (508) 856-3907

Dr. Ockene's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Cardiology: General Cardiology

Dr. Ockene's Education & Medical Training

  • Brigham and Women's HospitalBrigham and Women's HospitalResidency, Internal Medicine
  • Mount Sinai School of MedicineMount Sinai School of MedicineFellowship, Cardiovascular Disease
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Jacobi Medical CenterAlbert Einstein College of Medicine at Jacobi Medical CenterResidency, Internal Medicine
  • New York University School of MedicineNew York University School of MedicineResidency, Internal Medicine
  • A Einstein Coll of Med of Yeshiva UnivAlbert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva UniversityMedical School

Dr. Ockene's Certifications & Licensure

  • MA State Medical LicenseMA State Medical License1972 - 2015
  • CT State Medical LicenseCT State Medical LicenseActive through 2013
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineCardiovascular Disease

Dr. Ockene's Clinical Trials

Dr. Ockene's Publications & Presentations

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Grant Support

  • Lawrence Latino Diabetes Prevention Project
    Lawrence Latino Diabetes Prevention ProjectNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2004 - 2007
  • Determinants Of C-Reactive Protein
    Determinants Of C-Reactive ProteinNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
    2004 - 2005
  • Improving Adherence To Pharmacological Treatment
    Improving Adherence To Pharmacological TreatmentNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
    2000 - 2003
  • Systems To Enhance Provider Counseling In Hyperlipidemia
    Systems To Enhance Provider Counseling In HyperlipidemiaNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
    1998 - 2002
  • Seasonal Variation Of Blood Cholesterol Levels
    Seasonal Variation Of Blood Cholesterol LevelsNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
    1994 - 1997
  • Physicians Role In Lowering Elevated Lipids By Diet
    Physicians Role In Lowering Elevated Lipids By DietNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
    1991 - 1994
  • Preventive Cardiology Academic Award
    Preventive Cardiology Academic AwardNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
    1987 - 1991

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

Alternate Names

  • Dr. Ira Ockene, Dr. Ira Ockene, MD, Dr. I Ockene, Dr. Ira S Ockene

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