Bruce Darrow, M.D., Ph.D., graduated summa cum laude from Yale University and received his doctorates from Washington University in St. Louis. As an academic physician, he has been recognized for excellence in medical education and teaching at every level of his training. During his medical residency at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, his peers awarded him the Dr. Joseph N. Muschel Housestaff Award for combining clinical skills with empathetic and compassionate care, and the Mount Sinai Community of Nurses has made him a three-time nominee for their Physician of the Year award. In 2007 and again in 2009, he won the Solomon Berson Teaching Award from the Department of Medicine.
Dr. Darrow is the Medical Director of Telemetry Services for the Mount Sinai Heart Hospital and Director of the Nurse Practitioner inpatient service. Dr. Darrow is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in both Cardiovascular Disease and General Internal Medicine, and he is also Board Certified in Nuclear Cardiology. In 2005, Dr. Darrow was awarded Fellowship in the American College of Cardiology, and he is a long-standing member of both the American Heart Association and the American Medical Association.
In addition to his hospital practice, Dr. Darrow treats ambulatory patients with a broad spectrum of cardiac conditions, including hypertension, high cholesterol, coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, valvular heart disease, and heart rhythm abnormalities. Dr. Darrow provides consultative services for patients with geriatricians at the nearby Martha Stewart Center for Living.
In 2009, Dr. Darrow completed a Clinical Quality Fellowship Program sponsored by the Greater New York Hospital Association and the United Hospital Fund, and serves as the physician chair of the Heart Hospital Performance Improvement Committee. He represents the Division of Cardiology on several hospital quality improvement projects, and is the physician champion for the inpatient implementation of the Epic electronic medical record system.