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Richard Shlofmitz, MD, Cardiology, Roslyn, NY, St. Francis Hospital, The Heart Center

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Cardiology Roslyn, NY

Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Interventional Cardiology

Chairman Cardiology St Francis Hospital

Overview of Dr. Shlofmitz

Dr. Richard Shlofmitz is a cardiologist in Roslyn, NY and is the chairman of cardiology at St Francis Hospital. He received his medical degree from NYU School of Medicine and has been in practice 37 years. He specializes in interventional cardiology with expertise in intravascular imaging with OCT and calcium ablation

Education & Training

  • New York Presbyterian Hospital
    New York Presbyterian HospitalFellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1984 - 1986
  • Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
    Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/NorthwellResidency, Internal Medicine, 1980 - 1984
  • NYU Grossman School of Medicine
    NYU Grossman School of MedicineClass of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1993 - Present
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 1981 - 2022
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Cardiovascular Disease

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • America's Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2002-2014
  • Top Doctors: New York Metro Area Castle Connolly, 2002-2014
  • Newsday - Top Doctors on Long Island Castle Connolly, 2008, 2010-2014
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Safety of Same-Day Discharge After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention with Orbital Atherectomy  
    Richard Shlofmitz, Evan Shlofmitz, Theofanis Tsiamtsiouris, Andrew Berke, Andrew Lituchy, ScienceDirect

Lectures

  • Step-by-Step OCT: From Pre-Intervention Through Stent Optimization to Assessment of Complications 
    CRF Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics - Annual Symposium 2019 - Miami, FL - 9/26/2019
  • The Changing Interventional Practice: Managing a Complex PCI Patient Population 
    CRF Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics - Annual Symposium 2019 - Miami, FL - 9/27/2019
  • The Concept of Precision PCI: OCT Guidance in Everyday Practice 
    2019 ACC Scientific Session & Expo, New Orleans - 3/18/2019

Press Mentions

  • Cardiologist Treats First Patient in Study Evaluating Orbital Atherectomy System
    Cardiologist Treats First Patient in Study Evaluating Orbital Atherectomy SystemApril 24th, 2017
  • Susan Lucci's Emergency Heart Procedure: 'I Feel Lucky to Be Alive'
    Susan Lucci's Emergency Heart Procedure: 'I Feel Lucky to Be Alive'February 6th, 2019
  • St. Francis Participates in Landmark Study Using Sonic Pressure Waves to Treat Heart Blockages
    St. Francis Participates in Landmark Study Using Sonic Pressure Waves to Treat Heart BlockagesJanuary 17th, 2019
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Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations