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List of Famous Cardiologists

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List of famous cardiologists, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top cardiologists in the world? This includes the most prominent cardiologists, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable cardiologists is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic cardiologists were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned cardiologists.

List people range from Robert Atkins to Uday N Kumar.

From reputable, prominent, and well known cardiologists to the lesser known cardiologists of today, these are some of the best professionals in the cardiologist field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous cardiologists ever?" and "What are the names of famous cardiologists?" then you're in the right place. 
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    Bob S. Hu

    Bob S. Hu was a cardiologist and Assistant Professor in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University Hospital, Stanford, California...
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      Uday N Kumar

      Dr. Uday N. Kumar, a cardiologist and cardiac electrophysiologist by training, is the Founder and Chief Medical Officer of iRhythm Technologies, Inc., a venture- and corporate-backed (St. Jude Medical, Inc.) San Francisco medical device company focused on developing new devices and systems for cardiac rhythm monitoring. He also currently is the Fellowship Director for the Stanford Biodesign Global Programs (India and Singapore)....
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        Joseph Alliluyev

        Iosif Grigor'evich Alliluyev (Russian: Ио́сиф Григо́рьевич Аллилу́ев; 22 May 1945 – 2 November 2008) was a Russian cardiologist and a grandson of Joseph Stalin. The son of Stalin's daughter Svetlana Alliluyeva, Iosif was seven years old when Stalin, his mother's father and his famous grandfather, died in March 1953. Although he kept a low profile, he did take part in a television interview on Russian Channel One. He spoke about his relationship with his mother and how she fled to the United States. In 1967 he was living in Moscow with his wife Yelena while studying to be a doctor. During this time he was also serving his military service. Alliluyev died on 2 November 2008.He is portrayed...  more
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          Bernard J. Gersh

          Dr. Gersh is a Cardiologist at the Mayo Clinic. Dr. Gersh, M.B., Ch.B., D.Phil, received his M.B., Ch.B. in 1965 from the University of Cape Town, South Africa, and his D.Phil degree from Oxford University, England, as a Rhodes Scholar from 1967 to 1970. From 1978 to 1993, Dr. Gersh was at Mayo Clinic where he served as Director of the Coronary Care Units with additional commitments to invasive and noninvasive electrophysiology and cardiac pacing. From 1993 to 1998, Dr. Gersh was the William Proctor Harvey Teaching Professor of Cardiology and Chief of Cardiology at Georgetown University Medical Center. He returned to Mayo Clinic in 1998 where he holds the rank of Professor of Medicine and...