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Ravishankar Ramaswamy, MD Email Ravishankar Ramaswamy

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    • Positions
    • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
    • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Family Medicine & Community Health
    • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Medical Education
    • Specialties
    • Family Medicine
    • Primary Care
    • Geriatric Medicine
    • Languages
    • English
    • Indian (Hindi)
    • Tamil (India)
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Mount Sinai Queens
    • Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West
    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
    • Phone
    • Martha Stewart Center for Living 212-659-8552

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Dr. Ravi Ramaswamy is the Director of Medical Student Education for the department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine and the Co-director of the Ambulatory Care - Geriatrics clerkship for third year medical students at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. His expertise is in competency-based medical education, curricular innovation and learner assessment. Dr. Ramaswamy serves as Assessment Lead for Aquifer Geriatrics online curriculum and as faculty for the Evidence-based Clinical Workshop at McMaster University, Canada. His clinical work is as an outpatient provider at the Martha Stewart Center for Living and as attending on the Geriatrics inpatient services. His academic interests include evidence-based medicine, medication management and falls prevention in older adults.

Clinical Focus

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Cognitive or Memory Impairment / Dementia
  • Delirium
  • Depression
  • Falls
  • Frailty
  • Osteoporosis
  • Palliative Care
  • Polypharmacy


MBBS, B. J. Medical College

MS, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Residency, Family Medicine
Wheeling Hospital

Residency, Family Medicine
Underwood-Memorial Hosptial

Fellowship, Geriatrics
The Mount Sinai Hospital


English, Indian (Hindi), Tamil (India)