Constantine E. Kosmas, MD, PhD

Director of Nuclear Cardiology and Lipid Clinic, Cardiology Unlimited, P.C., New York, NY, USA

Constantine E. Kosmas, M.D., Ph.D., FACC, FACP is a Clinical/Academic/Non-Invasive cardiologist and Clinical Lipidologist, currently serving as the Director of Nuclear Cardiology and Lipid Clinic at a large private practice in New York (Cardiology Unlimited, P.C.). He was born in Athens, Greece. He graduated with "Excellent" from the University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece and he was also granted a doctorate (Ph.D.) by the University of Athens Medical School. The title of his doctoral thesis was: "Substitution of the left and right ventricles by counterpulsation pumps during ventricular fibrillation. Mechanism of the hemodynamic effect of the right ventricular pump".

Dr. Kosmas completed his residency in Internal Medicine at St. John's Episcopal Hospital, Far Rockaway, NY and his fellowship in Cardiology at Episcopal Hospital, Philadelphia, PA. Prior to his current employment, he has served as Assistant Professor of Medicine at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Medical Director of Mount Sinai Advanced Cardiovascular Group, as well as Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Medical School of the University of Pennsylvania and at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University. Dr. Kosmas has also served as Director of Clinical Services and Associate Director of Nuclear Cardiology at Episcopal Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, as well as Acting Director of Coronary Care Unit at New York Hospital Queens, Flushing, New York.

Dr. Kosmas holds Board Certifications in Cardiovascular Disease, Nuclear Cardiology and Clinical Lipidology in the United States. He has been extensively involved in teaching of mid-level providers, students, medical residents and cardiology fellows at several academic institutions in New York and Pennsylvania. He has also been extensively involved in cardiovascular clinical research with several publications in the medical literature and numerous lectures in academic institutions and national conferences, especially on lipid-related subjects. In addition, he is a member of the Editorial Board, as well as Reviewer for several prestigious peer-reviewed medical journals.