Dr. Annapoorna Kini is Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) at Mount Sinai Medical Center and Associate Director of the Cath Lab. She performs more than 1,000 coronary interventions annually (the highest number by a female interventionalist in the U.S.) with an extremely low complication rate of less than 0.3 percent, and is well known for successfully performing complex coronary interventions in patients with advanced heart disease with excellent long-term results. Many of these high-risk patients require the support of a heart-assist (Tandem Heart and Impella) device and Dr. Kini has become a national expert in the use of this lifesaving technology.
Dr. Kini serves as Director of Mount Sinai’s Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Program, and is Co-Director of the Live Symposium of Complex Coronary Cases. She also serves as the site Principal Investigator for numerous multi-center trials, including the National Institutes of Health (NIH) sponsored COPES trial.
About The Mount Sinai Medical Center
The Mount Sinai Medical Center encompasses both The Mount Sinai Hospital and Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Established in 1968, Mount Sinai School of Medicine is one of few medical schools embedded in a hospital in the United States. It has more than 3,400 faculty in 32 departments and 15 institutes, and ranks among the top 20 medical schools both in National Institute of Health funding and by U.S. News & Wor
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