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Richard A. Shlofmitz, MD

Richard A. Shlofmitz, MD

Richard A. Shlofmitz, MD, FACC, is Chairman of Cardiology at St. Francis Hospital, The Heart Center, where he has practiced since 1987. Performing over 1,000 coronary interventions annually, he has one of the largest volumes of experience in Percutaneous Intervention. He also has the most clinical experience with orbital atherectomy and optical coherence tomography (OCT) world-wide. Dr. Shlofmitz has been one of the largest enrollers for multiple clinical trials, with more than 50 publications in peer-reviewed cardiology journals. Dr. Shlofmitz has worked to advance the field with a focus on Precision PCI. He is a founding co-director of the annual Intravascular Imaging and Coronary Physiology Course.


  • Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology

Hospital Affiliations

  • Mercy Medical Center
  • St. Francis Hospital

Education and Training

  • Medical School, NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internship, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY
  • Residency, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY
  • Fellowship, University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA
  • Fellowship, Columbia University, New York, NY


  • Primary LocationShlofmitz Group - Roslyn100 Port Washington BlvdRoslyn, NY 11576Ph: (516) 390-9640Fax: (516) 390-9650Get Directions

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