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Vicente E. Font, MD, FACP, FCCP, FACC, FASE

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Telephone: 
(954) 772-2136
Fax: 
(954) 772-7156
Languages: 
English
Spanish
Specialty/Specialties: 
Cardiovascular Disease
Holy Cross Medical Group: 
Yes

Office Hours
Mon-Fri  8:30am-5:00pm

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Focus Area
Cardiology

Notable work experience
Cardiology Associates of Fort Lauderdale, P.A., Partner & Owner, Jim Moran Heart & Vascular Center, Fort Lauderdale, FL (1997-2010)
Cardiology Associates of Fort Lauderdale, P.A., President, Jim Moran Heart & Vascular Center (2007-2009)
Staff cardiologist, Head, Section of Echocardiography, Head, Section of Exercise Testing Laboratory, Department of Cardiology, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida (1991-1997)

Certifications
National Board of Medical Examiners Parts I, II, III 
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease 
National Board of Echocardiography, Level III, Echocardiography training, Level II, Cardiovascular Computed Tomography  

Residency / Fellowship
Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio (1985-1988)
Fellowship in Cardiology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio (1988-1991)

Higher Education
Universidad Central Del Caribe School of Medicine Cayey, Puerto Rico, M.D. (1985)
University of Maryland, B.S. (1981)

Professional Associations
American College of Cardiology, Fellow
American College of Physicians, Fellow
American College of Chest Physicians, Fellow
Broward County Medical Association
American Society of Echocardiography, Fellow
South Florida Echocardiography Society
American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars

Award
Distinguished Physician, Florida Medical Association 2004

Research/Publications/Presentations
Font VE, Lara WC, Bournigal DR: The Use of Exercise Echocardiography for Predicting Cardiac Events in  the Octogenarian Patient: Is Myocardial Perfusion Scintigraphy Necessary Any More?. Southern Medical Journal1996;89(12):1166-1173.

Font VE, Lara WC, Bournigal DR: Prognosis After Stress Echocardiography in the Octogenarian Patient: A Comparison with Nuclear Perfusion Scintigraphy (poster).1994; presented at American College of Physicians, Florida Scientific Meeting, Tampa, Fl

Font VE, Gill CC, Lammermeier DE: Intraoperative Echo Guidance in the Search and Removal of an Intracardiac Foreign Body Following Penetrating Cardiac Injury: A Case Report. Clev Clin J Med 1994; 61(3):228-231.

Font VE, Font-Zelinski V: La Contribución de la Ecocardiografía Transesofágica a la Práctica de la Cardiología Moderna (Spanish). Boletín Asociación Médica de Puerto Rico 1992;83(11):496-499.

Font VE, Obarski TP, Klein AL, Bartlett JC, Nemec JJ, Stewart WJ, Salcedo EE: Transesophageal Echocardiography in the Critical Care Unit. Clev Clin J Med 1991;58(4):315-322.

Font VE, Salcedo EE: Ecocardiografía Transesofágica (Spanish). Revista Colombiana de Cardiología 1991;3(7):381-385.

Font VE, Obarski TP, Klein AL, Bartlett JC, Nemec JJ, Stewart WJ, Salcedo EE: Superiority of Transesophageal Over Transthoracic Echo in the Critical Care Setting (abstract). Chest (Suppl.) 1990;98(2):52-S.

Location

4725 N. Federal Highway, Suite 401
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308

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