Christos G. Mihos, DO

Columbia University Division of Cardiology, Mount Sinai Heart Institute, Miami Beach, FL, USA

Dr. Mihos is the Director of Echocardiography at Columbia University Division of Cardiology, Mount Sinai Heart Institute, Miami Beach FL, USA, and a practicing Non-Invasive Clinical Cardiologist. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency (2009-2012) and Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship (2012-2015) at Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach FL, USA. From 2015-2017, Dr. Mihos served as an Advanced Echocardiography and Clinical Research Fellow at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Boston MA, USA. He is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine for the Columbia University Division of Cardiology at Mount Sinai Heart Institute, and a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology at Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Mihos is an active member of several medical societies, including the American College of Cardiology, the American Society of Echocardiography, and the American Osteopathic Association. He is a devoted clinical researcher, and has authored or co-authored over 150 peer-reviewed articles and abstracts.

Dr. Mihos has a keen interest in the field of valvular heart disease, and in particular mitral valve disorders. He has studied and lectured at national and international meetings on the pathophysiology, diagnosis, management, and outcomes of mitral regurgitation in patients with preserved left ventricular size and function, and in ischemic and non-ischemic cardiomyopathy. Dr. Mihos has received grant support from the American Medical Association Foundation to investigate the efficacy of subvalvular mitral valve repair and papillary muscle interventions in secondary mitral regurgitation. Additional areas of interest include aortic and tricuspid valve disease, acquired and inherited cardiomyopathy, and the application of 2D, 3D, and strain echocardiography to the diagnosis and management of valvular heart disease.

Terms of Appointment: Jan 2017 - Dec 2018; Jan 2019- Dec 2020