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Richard Smith, MD Email Richard Smith

Cardiovascular Disease (Heart Disease)
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    • Position
    • LECTURER | Medicine, Cardiology
    • Specialty
    • Cardiovascular Disease (Heart Disease)
    • Languages
    • English
    • Spanish
    • Hebrew
    • Hospital Affiliation
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Phone
    • Mount Sinai Doctors Long Island Heart 516-877-0977
    • Mount Sinai Doctors Forest Hills 718-520-6100

Dr. Richard Smith served on staff at Winthrop University Hospital for eight years, where he directed the Echocardiography Program and Cardiology Clinics. While at Winthrop University Hospital, Dr. Smith was elected Outstanding Attending Physician of the Year in Cardiology and Internal Medicine. In addition, Dr. Smith has been an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. His teachings have inspired seasoned cardiologists as well as those who are newly entering the medical field.


Dr. Richard Smith is a participant of numerous clinical research trials, and a contributor to several prominent publications.  In addition to multiple scientific publications, he has also published poetry and short stories, and has enjoyed performing his works publicly. He brings his love of life and the arts to his patients, by offering compassionate personal care, not just treatment of disease. Dr. Smith states, “Medicine is both an art and a science, and a good clinician should incorporate an understanding of this philosophy into the care of his or her patients.”


Cardiovascular Disease
American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical Focus


MD, Sackler School of Medicine

Residency, General Medicine
Long Island Jewish Medical Center

Fellowship, Cardiology Fellow
Winthrop University Hospital


English, Spanish, Hebrew