Dr. Steven Reisman | NYC Cardiologist

steven-reisman-md3-home-page-smallSteven Reisman MD, a nationally recognized cardiologist, is the Director of the New York Cardiac Diagnostic Center.

MEMBERSHIPS, OFFICES, & COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS IN PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

  • American College of Cardiology – Member
  • American Heart Association – Member
  • American Heart Association – Member Radiology Council
  • American Society of Nuclear Cardiology- Founding Member

LICENSURE & CERTIFICATION

  • New York State License
  • American Board of Internal Medicine- Board Certified
  • Subspecialty Cardiovascular Disease- Board Eligible
  • Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology-Board Certified

EDUCATION

  •  BA: Liberal Arts/Pre-Medicine, Yeshiva University, New York, NY
  •  MD: Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI

INTERNSHIPS & RESIDENCIES

  •  Internship in Internal Medicine, Wayne State University Affiliated Hospitals, Hutzel Hospital, Detroit, Michigan
  •  Residency in Internal Medicine, Cornell Cooperative Program, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, New York

CLINICAL & RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS

  • Cardiology Fellowship, Westchester County Medical Center, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York
  • Research Fellow in Nuclear Cardiology, Division of Cardiology,Departments of Medicine & Nuclear Cardiology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

  •  Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of California, Irvine
  •  Research Scientist, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center

HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS

  • Co-Director, Nuclear Cardiology, Long Beach, California; Director, Nuclear Cardiac Stress Laboratory. Attending Cardiologist –Long Beach Veterans Administration Medical Center
  • Director, Nuclear Cardiology,  Brooklyn, New York, The Long Island College Hospital

 OTHER PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS & VISITING APPOINTMENTS

  • Research Scientist- Nuclear Cardiology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California
  • Director, New York Cardiac Diagnostic Center, New York, New York

RESEARCH STUDIES 

  •  Principal Investigator, Hemodynamic, Respiratory, Metabolic and Clinical Effects of Minoxidil in Chronic, Heart Failure $28,500.
  •  Principal Investigator, Efficacy and Safety of Nisoldipine and Placebo in the Treatment of Stable Angina Pectoris.

PUBLICATIONS:  ABSTRACTS

  1. Reisman S, Berman D, Maddahi J, Kimchi A, Murphy F, Rozanski A, Garcia E, Swan HJC: The severe stress thallium-201 defect in patients with and without myocardial infarction:   An indicator of critical coronary stenosis. Clin Nucl Med 7(9S): p 32, 1982.
  1. Reisman D, Maddahi J, Murphy F, Kimchi A, Rozanski A, Swan HJC, Berman D: Does longer exercise duration signify less extensive ischemia in patients with a strongly positive exercise electrocardiogram?  Assessment by thallium-201 scintigraphy.  Clin Nucl Med 7 (9S):  p 33. 1982.
  1. Murphy FL, Maddahi J, Bateman T, Becerra A, Steuer M, Reisman S, Kimchi A, Rozanski A, Garcia E, Swan HJC, Berman D: Effect of submaximal exercise heart rate on the results of quantitative thallium-201 stress testing.  Clin Nucl Med 7 (9S):  p 33, 1982.
  1. Murphy FL, Maddahi J, Becerra A, Steuer M, Garcia E, Kimchi A, Reisman S, Rozanski A, Swan HJC, Berman DS: Improved evaluation of coronary artery disease by addition of a third view to Tl-201 planar imaging.  Clin Nucl Med 7(9S):  p 48, 1982.
  1. Kimchi A, Rozanski A, Fletcher C, Maddahi J, Reisman S, Murphy F, Swan HJC, Berman D:  Improvement of myocardial asynergy during exercise:  Assessment with exercise equilibrium radionuclide ventriculography.  Clin Nucl Med 7(9S): p. 34, 1982.
  1. Kimchi A, Berman D, Rozanski A, Fletcher C, Maddahi J, Reisman S, Murphy F, Swan HJC:  Localization of left anterior coronary artery disease with exercise equilibrium radionuclide ventriculography.  Clin Nucl Med 7(9S):  p 35, 1982.
  1. Kimchi A, Rozanski A, Fletcher C, Maddahi J, Murphy F, Reisman S, Swan HJC, Berman D:  The relationship between the time of onset of left ventricular wall motion abnormality during exercise and the presence and severity of coronary artery disease.  Clin Nucl Med 7(9S):  p 33, 1982.
  1. Morris D, Rozanski A, Berman D, Maddahi J, Kimchi A, Reisman S, Murphy F, Swan HJC: Accurate detection of “high risk” disease in patients post-myocardial infarction by exercise radionuclide ventriculography.  Circulation 66 (4):  p 272, 1982.
  1. Reisman S, Shellock FG, Shah PK, Berman D, Swan HJC: Relationship between early electrocardiographic changes and left ventricular function in acute transmural anterior myocardial infarction.  Clin Res 31(1): 16A, 1983.
  1. Reisman S, Maddahi J, Swan HJC, Berman D: In patients with a strongly positive exercise electrocardiogram does longer exercise duration mean less extensive ischemia?  J Am Coll Cardiol 1(2):  p 649, 1983.
  1. Reisman S, Shah PK, Shellock FG, Berman D, Swan HJC: Right bundle branch block in acute transmural anterior myocardial infarction:  Relationship of prognosis to degree of ventricular dysfunction.  J Nucl Med  24(5): p 68, 1983.
  1. Reisman S, Berman DS, Maddahi H, Waxman A, Swan HJC: The severe stress thallium-201 defect:  An indicator of critical coronary stenosis.  Circulation 68(4): p 140, 1983.
  1. Reisman S, Berman D, Maddahi J, Swan HJC, Waxman A: Grading the severity of stress thallium-201 defects:  Angiographic correlates. J Nucl Med 25(5):  p 86, 1984.
  1. Reisman S, Berman D, Maddahi J, Swan HJC: Exertional hypotension:  Thallium scintigraphic and angiographic correlates.  Circulation 70(4): p 157, 1984.
  1. Reisman S, Berman DS, Maddahi H, Swan HJC:  Silent myocardial ischemia during treadmill exercise:  Thallium scintigraphic and angiographic correlates.  J Am Coll Cardiol 5(2):  p 406, 1985.
  1. Reisman S, Berman DS, Maddahi J, Swan HJC: Silent myocardial ischemia vs. exertional angina:  Equal extent and severity of thallium-201 abnormalities and frequency of left main stenosis.  Clin Res 33(2):  220A, 1985.
  1. Reisman S, Berman DS, Maddahi J, Swan HJC: Silent myocardial ischemia:  Assessment by exercise thallium-201 scintigraphy and coronary arteriography.  J Nucl Med 26(5):  p 41, 1985.
  1. Reisman S, Maddahi J, Rozanski A, Berman DS: Exercise thallium scintigraphy in patients with ischemia and triple-vessel or left-main coronary disease:  Is exertional angina meaningful?  Clin Nucl Med 10 (9S):  p 12, 1985.
  1. Reisman S, Ladenheim M, Staniloff H, Rozanski A, Berman DS: Prognostic implication of silent ischemia in patients undergoing exercise thallium-201 scintigraphy.  Clin Nucl Med 10(9S):  p 12, 1985.
  1. Reisman S, Maddahi J, Van Train K, Bassir R, Berman D: Quantitation of extent and severity of planar thallium-201 exercise perfusion abnormality.  CLin Nucl Med 10(9S):  p 12, 1985.
  1. Maddahi J, Don Michael T, Becerra A, Murphy F, Bateman T, Reisman S, Kreager A, Waxman A, Berman DS: What is the effect of submaximal exercise heart rate on the results on quantitative thallium-201 stress testing? Clin Nucl Med 10(9S): p 11, 1985.
  1. Maddahi J, Don Michael TA, Becerra A, Murphy F, Reisman S, Kreager A, Ishimori T: Effect of submaximal exercise heart rate on the results of quantitative thallium-201 stress testing. Circulation 72(3): p 137, 1985.
  1. Areeda J. Prigent F, Van Train K, Wong C, Reisman S, Rozanski A, O’Byrne GT: Quantitative analysis of thallium-201 redistribution.  Circulation 72(3):  p 138, 1985.
  1. Reisman S, Ladenheim M, Staniloff HM, Rozanski A, Berman DS: Asymptomatic patients with exercise thallium-201 hypoperfusion: Identification of a high-risk subset.  Circulation 72(3): p 445, 1985
  1. Reisman S, Maddahi J, Rozanski A, Berman D:  “Silent” exertional ischemia in patients with high-risk coronary artery disease: JACC 7(2):  4A, 1986.
  1. Reisman S, Rozanski A, Maddahi J, Berman D: Prolonged post-exercise ST segment depression is an indicator of hemodynamically severe and extensive coronary artery disease (CAD).  JACC 7(2):  163A, 1986.
  1. Reisman S, Maddahi J, Van Train K, Berman D: Quantitation of extent, depth and severity of defects in patients undergoing exercise planar thallium-201 scintigraphy.  JACC 7(2): 176A, 1986.
  1. Maddahi J, Don Michael TA, Gurewitz J, Reisman S, Bateman T, Ishimori T, Berman D: Significance of slow myocardial washout rate of T1-201 at submaximal exercise heart rate.  J Nucl Med 27(6):  p 953, 1986.
  1. Reisman S, Maddahi J, Van Train K, Garcia E, Berman D: A computerized method for quantification of extent, depth and severity of defects in patients undergoing exercise planar thallium-201 scintigraphy.  J Nucl Med 27(6):  p 953, 1986.
  1. Reisman S, Ladenheim M, Staniloff HM, Berman DS: Prognostic stratification of asymptomatic patients by exercise T1-201 scintigraphy: Comparison to patients with typical angina. J Nucl Med 27(6):  p 954, 1986.
  1. Reisman S, Maddahi J, Berman D: In patients with high-risk coronary artery disease and T1-201 ischemia, is exertional angina meaningful?  J Nucl Med 27(6): p 998, 1986.
  1. Reisman S, Rozanski A, Maddahi J, Berman D: Thallium scintigraphic and coronary arteriographic correlates of prolonged post-exercise ST segment depression.  J Nucl Med 27(6): p 998, 1986.
  1. Reisman S, Klepser C, Chandramouly B, Konka S, Sacchi T: Silent myocardial ischemia in patients undergoing intravenous dipyridamole thallium-201 scintigraphy. J Nucl Med 28(4): p 580, 1987.
  1. Reisman S, Klepser C, Sacchi T, Konka S: Quantitation of Tl defects in patients undergoing intravenous dipyridamole planar Tl-201 scintigraphy: Identification of severe and extensive coronary artery disease (CAD).  Circulation 76(4) p 158, 1987.
  1. Reisman S, Klepser C, Vaugeois JC, Burgess C, Chandramouly B: Dipyridamole-induced increase in pulmonary thallium uptake: Marker of transient global left ventricular dysfunction in patients unable to exercise.  JACC 11(2): p 214A, 1988.
  1. Reisman S, Klepser C, Vaugeois JC, Sacchi T, Konka S,: ST segment depression during intravenous dipyridamole thallium infusion: Identification of patients with extensive jeopardized myocardium.  J Nucl Med 29(5): p 782, 1988.
  1. Reisman S, Klepser C, Vaugeois JC, Burgess C, Chandramouly B,: Increased pulmonary thallium-201 uptake after intravenous dipyridamole: A marker of transient global left ventricular dysfunction in patients unable to exercise.  J Nucl Med 29(5):   p 953, 1988.
  1. Reisman S, Klepser C, Vaugeois JC, Chandramouly B,: Intravenous dipyridamole thallium imaging in patients 70 years old or  greater:  A safe and effective technique in the elderly:  J Nucl Med 29(5):  p 953, 1988.
  1. Reisman S, Klepser C, et al:  Severe and extensive coronary artery disease in the elderly:  Detection by intravenous dipyridamole thallium imaging.  Circulation 78(4): p 333, 1988.
  1. Reisman S, Klepser C, Sacchi T, Konka S: Dipyridamole-induced  ST segment depression:  Identification of extensive jeopardized myocardium.  Circulation 78(4): p 108, 1988.
  1. Reisman S, Goldsmith J, Franco CD, Wengerter KR, Gupta SK, Veith FJ: Combined intravenous dipyridamole thallium-201 and resting radionuclide ventriculography in risk stratification prior to vascular surgery.  J Cardiovasc Surg 32(4): p 3, 1991.

PUBLICATIONS:  BOOK CHAPTERS 

  1. Reisman S.: Myocardial perfusion imaging with thallium-201 in the detection and assessment of coronary artery diseases.  In:  Cardiovascular Nuclear Medicine, (Lyons K.,ed), Appleton Century and Crofts, East Norwalk, Conn. 1988.

 PUBLICATIONS:  ARTICLES

  1. Reisman S, Berman D, Maddahi J, Swan HJC: The severe stress thallium defect:  An indicator of critical coronary stenosis.   Am Heart J 110:128-134, 1985.
  1. Reisman S: Dipyridamole thallium testing:  An alternative form of stress testing in patients unable to exercise.  Chest (editorial) 88:321-322, 1985.
  1. Reisman S, Maddahi J, Van Train K, Garcia E, Berman D: Quantitation of extent depth and severity of planar thallium defects in patients undergoing exercise thallium-201 scintigraphy.  J Nucl Med 27:  1273-1281, 1986.

FORMAL PRESENTATIONS

  1. The severe stress thallium-201 defect in patients with and without myocardial infarction: An indicator of critical coronary stenosis.Society of Nuclear Medicine, 7th Annual Western Regional Meeting, San Diego, California, October 8, 1982.
  1. Does longer exercise duration signify less extensive ischemia in patients with a strongly positive exercise electrocardiogram? Assessment by thallium-201 scintigraphy. Society of Nuclear Medicine 7th Annual Western Regional San Diego, California; October 8, 1982
  1. Relationship between early electrocardiographic changes and left ventricular function in acute transmural anterior myocardial infarction Western Section, American Federation for Clinical Research; Western Society for Clinical Investigation; Carmel, California; February 8, 1983.
  1. In patients with a strongly positive exercise electrocardiogram does longer exercise duration mean less extensive ischemia? 32 Annual Scientific Sessions American College of Cardiology, New Orleans, Louisiana, March 22, 1983.
  1. Right bundle branch block in acute transmural anterior myocardial infarction: Relationship of prognosis to degree of ventricular dysfunction. 30th Annual Meeting, Society of Nuclear Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, June 10, 1983.
  1. The severe stress thallium-201 defect: An indicator of critical coronary stenosis. 56th Annual Scientific Sessions, American Heart Association, Anaheim, California, November 15, 1983
  1. Grading the severity of stress thallium-201 defects: Angiographic correlates. 31ST Annual Meeting Society of Nuclear Medicine, Los Angeles, California, June 6, 1984.
  1. Exertional hypotension: Thallium scintigraphic and angiographic correlates. 57th Annual Scientific Sessions, American Heart Association Miami Beach, Florida, November 14, 1984.
  1. Silent myocardial ischemia during treadmill exercise: Thallium scintigraphic and angiographic correlates. 34th  Annual Scientific Sessions, American College of Cardiology, Anaheim, California, March 11, 1985.
  1. Silent myocardial ischemia vs. exertional angina: Equal extent and severity of thallium-201 abnormalities and frequency of left main stenosis. Annual Meeting, American Federation for Clinical Research, Washington, D.C. May 6, 1985.
  1. Silent myocardial ischemia: Assessment by exercise thallium-201 scintigraphy and coronary arteriography. 32nd Annual Meeting, Society of Nuclear Medicine, Houston, Texas, June 4, 1985.
  1. Quantitation of extent and severity of planar thallium-201 exercise perfusion abnormality. 10th Annual Western Regional Meeting, Society of Nuclear Medicine, Palm Springs, California, October 18, 1985.
  1.  Exercise thallium scintigraphy in patients with ischemia and triple vessel or left main coronary disease: Is exertional angina meaningful? 10th Annual Western Regional Meeting Society of Nuclear Medicine Palm Springs, California, October 18, 1985.
  1. Prognostic implication of silent ischemia in patients undergoing exercise thallium-201 scintigraphy. 10th Annual Western Regional Meeting Society of Nuclear Medicine Palm Springs, California October 18, 1985.
  1. Asymptomatic patients with exercise thallium-201 hypoperfusion: Identification of a high-risk subset. 58th Annual Scientific Sessions, American Heart Association Washington, D.C., November 14, 1985.
  1. “Silent” exertional ischemia in patients with high-risk coronary artery disease. 35th Annual Scientific Sessions American College of Cardiology Washington, D.C. March 10, 1986.
  1. Prolonged post-exercise ST segment depression is an indicator of hemodynamically severe and extensive coronary artery disease (CAD). 35th  Annual Scientific Sessions, American College of Cardiology, Washington, D.C., March 12, 1986
  1. Quantitation of extent, depth, and severity of defects in patients undergoing exercise planar thallium-201 scintigraphy. 35th Annual Scientific Sessions American College of Cardiology, Washington, D.C., March 12, 1986.
  1. A computerized method for quantitation of extent, depth and severity of defects in patients undergoing exercise planar thallium-201 scintigraphy. 33rs Annual MeetingSociety of Nuclear Medicine, Washington, D.C., June 24, 1986
  1. Prognostic stratification of asymptomatic patients by exercise T1-201 scintigraphy: Comparison to patients with typical angina. 33rd Annual Meeting Society of Nuclear Medicine, Washington, D.C., June 24, 1986.
  1. In patients with high-risk coronary artery disease and T1-201 ischemia, is exertional angina meaningful? 33rd Annual Meeting, Society of Nuclear Medicine Washington, D.C., June 25, 1986.
  1. Thallium scintigraphic and coronary arteriographic correlates of prolonged post-exercise ST segment depression. 33rd Annual Meeting Society of Nuclear Medicine, Washington, D.C. June 25, 1986
  1. Silent myocardial ischemia in patients undergoing intravenous dipyridamole thallium-201 scintigraphy. 34th Annual Meeting, Society of Nuclear Medicine, Toronto, Canada, June 3, 1987.
  1. Quantitation of Tl defects in patients undergoing intravenous dipyridamole planar Tl-201 scintigraphy: Identification of severe and extensive coronary artery disease (CAD). 60th Annual Scientific Sessions, American Heart Association, Anaheim, CA, November 17, 1987.
  1. Dipyridamole-induced increase in pulmonary thallium uptake: A marker of transient global left ventricular dysfunction in patients unable to exercise. 37th Annual Scientific Session, American College of Cardiology, Atlanta, GA; March 30, 1988.
  1. ST Segment depression during intravenous dipyridamole thallium infusion: Identification of patients with extensive jeopardized myocardium., 35th Annual Meeting Society of Nuclear Medicine, San Francisco, CA, June 1988.
  1. Increased pulmonary thallium-201 uptake after intravenous dipyridamole: A marker of transient global left ventricular dysfunction in patients unable to exercise.35th Annual Meeting, Society of Nuclear Medicine, San Francisco, CA, June 17, 1988.
  1. Intravenous dipyridamole thallium imaging in patients 70 years old or greater: A safe and effective technique in the elderly. 35th Annual Meeting, Society of Nuclear Medicine, San Francisco, CA, June 17, 1988.
  1. Dipyridamole-induced ST segment depression: Identification of extensive jeopardized myocardium. 61st Annual Scientific Session, American Heart Association, Washington, D.C., November 14, 1988.
  1. Severe and extensive coronary artery disease in the elderly: Detection by intravenous dipyridamole thallium imaging. 61st Annual Scientific Session, American Heart Association, Washington, D.C. November 15, 1988.
  1. Combined intravenous dipyridamole thallium-201 and resting radionuclide ventriculography in risk stratification prior to vascular surgery. XXth World CongressThe International Society for Cardiovascular Surgery, Amsterdam, Holland September 2, 1991.

If you have any questions for the best in class NYC cardiologist or would like to schedule a consultation or appointment please feel free to contact Dr. Steven Reisman of the New York Cardiac Diagnostic Center and indicate which Manhattan office (Upper East Side, Midtown Manhattan, or Wall Street / Financial District) you would like to see the cardiologist for a cardiac consultation.