For Physicians

Physicians in the New York City metropolitan area, nationwide and from around the globe consistently refer their patients to Mount Sinai's Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory for the full spectrum of interventional cardiology procedures. Our cath lab is the largest and safest in the country, and our drive for procedural excellence is unsurpassed.

The interventional cardiology/cardiac cath team performs more than 5,500 procedures each year and we welcome all cases, ranging from routine to highly complex.

Referring a Patient to Our Cath Lab

To refer a patient, please call 212-241-5136 for an appointment. Please fax all relevant lab information and office notes ahead of time to 212-876-1528. For international patients, please call 212-241-0935 or send an email to

If you would like to fast-track a particularly complex case, please call us directly at 212-241-4021 or 212-241-0935 to speak with of one of our physicians. We will do our utmost to accommodate urgent referrals. We will also send you a report in a timely fashion after your patient's visit.

Immediate Consultation or Transfer

If your patient requires immediate attention, please call our nurse practitioner at 212-241-0935. To transfer a patient to The Mount Sinai Hospital, please call 212-241-6467 or 212-241-0382.

Enroll Your Patient into our TAVR/TAVI Clinical Trial

Mount Sinai's interventional cardiology team is widely recognized for their expertise with transcatheter aortic valve replacement/implantation (TAVR/TAVI). Patients with severe aortic Stenosis are often referred to us for this procedure, as Mount Sinai is the only hospital in the New York metropolitan area offering both TAVR/TAVI treatments available in the U.S.: the Edwards Sapien Valve and the Medtronic CoreValve System clinical trial. We are a principal site for evaluation of CoreValve and the first CoreValve TAVI procedure was performed here in December, 2010. To enroll your patient in the clinical trial, please contact us at 212-241-0229.