WEST ISLIP, N.Y., Aug. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Larry M. Altschul, M.D., F.A.C.C., F.A.S.E, is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a 2016-17 Doctor of The Year in the field of Healthcare. Dr. Altschul is 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 NY and Southside Hospital (of the Northwell Healthcare system) in Bayshore, NY . 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 in all facets of cardiovascular medicine including but not limited to: echocardiography, EKG, nuclear cardiology, and heart failure. Not only does he focus on top tier patient care, he has lectured nationwide. Dr. Altschul teaches medical residents and students at area Hospitals where he has received honor as Teacher of The Year on countless occasions. He is also an official Lecturer for Nurse Practitioners at Columbia Presbyterian School of Nursing.
An expert in critical care medicine, 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 obtained his Medical Doctor degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine. He then went on to complete his internship, residency and fellowship at the Nassau University Medical Center.
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Contact: Katherine Green, 516-825-5634, [email protected]
SOURCE Continental Who's Who