(Board Certified in Cardiovascular Medicine, Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology and Internal Medicine)
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Monday and Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Education & Training
Harvard Medical School, 1994
University of San Francisco, 1995
Internal Medicine Residency, Stanford 1998
Cardiology Fellowship, Stanford, 2002
Advanced certification in Nuclear Cardiology & Echocardiography
Adult congenital heart disease, Atrial septal defect, Cardiac imaging, Cardiomyopathy, Congenital heart disease, Congestive heart failure, Echocardiography, End-stage heart disease, Heart failure, Heart transplant, Hypertension, Non-invasive cardiac testing, Non-invasive cardiology, Nuclear imaging,
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Patient involvement in decision making
2001 -- Outstanding Clinical Fellow, Stanford Cardiovascular Division
1999-2000 -- American College of Cardiology/Merck Fellowship Award
2000 -- American Heart Association/Wyeth Ayerst Women in Cardiology Travel Grant
1999 -- Helena Anna Henzl-Gabor Young Women in Science Travel Grant
Member: American College of Cardiology; Adult Congenital Heart Association; American Board of Internal Medicine, consultant
Dr. Lissin is married and has three children. She enjoys enjoy running, playing tennis, reading, cooking and traveling.
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Philosophy of Care
During my medical education and training, I considered many medical career path options, and reached the ideal balance as a clinical cardiologist at the Palo Alto Center. My practice includes a spectrum of acute and chronic cardiac conditions in a wide variety of patients, located in a dynamic, comprehensive, supportive multi-specialty practice. I enjoy discussing the cardiovascular system with patients and how it works in health and in disease states.
The opportunities to initiate early prevention, use state-of-the-art treatments, and give plenty of attention to healthy lifestyle choices, offer many chances for me to help keep patients healthy and active. I believe in providing a lot of information and appropriate choices to patients, providing ongoing updates to current understanding and treatment of heart conditions and helping patients put all the information they've gathered from a variety of sources into perspective. I appreciate the opportunity to help patients manage their most precious resource -- their health.
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