WEST ISLIP, N.Y., Feb. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Larry M. Altschul, M.D., F.A.C.C., F.A.S.E, is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a 2016-2017 Doctor of The Year in the field of Healthcare.
Currently, Dr. Altschul serves as the Chief of Cardiology at Good Samaritan Hospital. As a leader in cardiology, the South Bay Cardiovascular Group of St. Francis Hospital provides an extensive array of expertise in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of all types of cardiovascular disease, working predominantly out of Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip, New York and Southside Hospital (of the Northwell Healthcare system) in Bay Shore, New York.
Recognized as one of the nation's best hospitals by U.S. News and World Report, South Bay Cardiology of St. Francis Hospital is your best choice for both inpatient and outpatient cardiology services performed by esteemed physicians.
Board Certified in Cardiology, Dr. Altschul specializes many facets of medicine including but not limited to: cardiology – specifically echocardiography, EKG, heart failure and nuclear cardiology – as well as internal medicine, critical care, acute care and healthcare management.
Not only focused on top tier patient care, Dr. Altschul has lectured nationwide. He also teaches medical residents and students at area hospitals, where he has received honor as Teacher of The Year on countless occasions.
Additionally, he is an official Lecturer for Nurse Practitioners at Columbia Presbyterian School of Nursing.
To further his professional development, Dr. Altschul is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and is a member of the American Heart Association. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with family, sports, art and being outdoors.
Dr. Altschul earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry from CUNY – Queens College, graduating Magna cum Laude. He then went on to complete his Medical degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine, as well as his internship, residency and fellowship at the Nassau University Medical Center.
For more information, please visit www.stfrancisheartcenter.com.
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