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Stuart O Schecter, MD
Cardiology
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    • Position
    • SENIOR FACULTY | Medicine, Cardiology
    • Specialty
    • Cardiology
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliation
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital

Stuart O. Schecter, MD is the Director of The Mount Sinai Health Network’s Integrated Remote Monitoring System. He oversees the monitoring of implanted cardiac rhythm devices for the network of hospitals, satellite practices, affiliations, and Mount Sinai owned practices and promotes a multi-disciplinary approach to patient care. Dr. Schecter completed his post-graduate training in Internal Medicine and Cardiology at Mount Sinai Hospital and completed his medical degree at the University of South Florida.

Dr. Schecter has implanted over 8000 cardiac devices and has been issued 18 United States patents, many of which are related to Cardiac Rhythm Management devices. He is Faculty of the American College of Cardiology, Faculty of the American Society of Echocardiography and is a Certified Cardiac Device Specialist of the International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners having presented at international meetings and acting as co-investigator in several landmark cardiac arrhythmia trials. He has combined his expertise in pacemakers and defibrillators with echocardiography and gained a reputation for improving patients’ congestive heart failure symptoms by optimizing cardiac device settings using cardiac ultrasound.

Education

MD, University of South Florida

Residency, Internal Medicine
Mount Sinai Hospital

Fellowship, Cardiology
Mount Sinai Hospital

Language

English