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Richard Milani, MD, Cardiology, San Francisco, CA

RichardVMilaniMDFACC, FAHA

Cardiology San Francisco, CA

Cardiothoracic Imaging, Preventive Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease Genetics, Clinical Informatics

Chief Clinical Innovation Officer, Sutter Health

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Summary

  • I am the Chief Clinical Innovation Officer for Sutter Health, reengineering healthcare delivery with a focus on management of chronic disease. Additionally, I am a board certified cardiologist with additional training in preventive medicine who practices preventive cardiology and general cardiology.

Education & Training

  • Ochsner Clinic Foundation
    Ochsner Clinic FoundationFellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1990 - 1991
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Massachusetts General HospitalResidency, Preventive Medicine, 1987 - 1988
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Massachusetts General HospitalPreventive Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, 1987 - 1988
  • University of Florida College of Medicine
    University of Florida College of MedicineFellowship, Critical Care Medicine, 1982 - 1983
  • University of Florida College of Medicine Jacksonville
    University of Florida College of Medicine JacksonvilleResidency, Internal Medicine, 1980 - 1982
  • University of Florida College of Medicine Jacksonville
    University of Florida College of Medicine JacksonvilleInternship, Internal Medicine, 1979 - 1980
  • University of Florida College of Medicine
    University of Florida College of MedicineClass of 1979
  • University of Florida
    University of FloridaBS, 1972 - 1976

Certifications & Licensure

  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 2020 - 2026
  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2007 - 2025
  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 2021 - 2025
  • WI State Medical License
    WI State Medical License 2021 - 2025
  • AZ State Medical License
    AZ State Medical License 2021 - 2025
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2021 - 2025
  • MA State Medical License
    MA State Medical License 1987 - 2025
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
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Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Harvard Health Acceleration Challenge Harvard Business School / Harvard Medical School, 2016
  • Fellow (FACC) American College of Cardiology
  • Fellow (FAHA) American Heart Association
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Lipid Intervention in Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Beyond  
    Carl J Lavie, Richard V Milani, James H O'Keefe, International Journal of Cardiology
  • Health Care 2020: Reengineering Health Care Delivery to Combat Chronic Disease  
    Milani, RV, Lavie CJ, Am J Med, 4/1/2015
  • Left ventricular geometry and survival in patients with preserved left ventricular ejection fraction.  
    Milani RV, Lavie CJ, Mehra MR, Ventura HO, Kurtz J, Messerli FH, Am J Cardiol
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Books/Book Chapters

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Abstracts/Posters

  • Impact of changes in left ventricular geometry over time on all-cause mortality.
    Milani RV, Lavie CJ, Mehra MR, Ventura HO, Messerli FH, Circulation
  • Evidence for increased cardiac and peripheral arterial vascular stiffening in heart transplantation independent of hypertension.
    Milani RV, Mehra MR, Lavie CJ, Ventura HO, Circulation
  • Effects of aerobic exercise training on QT dispersion in patients with chronic heart failure.
    Milani RV, Ali A, Malik FS, Dinshaw H, Lavie CJ, Bass D, Circulation
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Other

  • Relationships between the T-peak to T-end interval, ventnricular tachyarrhythmia, and death in left ventricular systolic dysfunction. 
    Morin DP, Saad MN, Shams OF, Owen JS, Xue JQ, Abi-Samra FM, Khatib S, Nelson-Twakor OS, Milani RV, Europace
  • Efficacy of n-3 fatty acids in patients with hypertension after cardiac transplantation. 
    Ventura HO, Milani RV, Smart FW, Stapleton DD, Toups T, Price HL, Circulation
  • A controlled study of the effects of mental relaxation on autonomic excitatory responses in healthy subjects. 
    Lucini D, Covacci G, Milani RV, Mela GS, Malliani A, Pagani M, Psychosomatic Medicine
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Authored Content

  • Lipid Intervention in Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and BeyondJuly 2018

Press Mentions

  • This Digital Program Improved Outcomes for Medicaid Patients
    This Digital Program Improved Outcomes for Medicaid PatientsOctober 20th, 2022
  • Ochsner Sees Strong Results in RPM Program for Chronic Care Management
    Ochsner Sees Strong Results in RPM Program for Chronic Care ManagementOctober 19th, 2022
  • Research Sheds Light on Impact of Social Determinants of Health on Hypertension Control
    Research Sheds Light on Impact of Social Determinants of Health on Hypertension ControlJuly 21st, 2022
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