Herbert Aronow, MD, MPH Named Director of Interventional Cardiology

October 26, 2015

Aronow, Herbert
Herbert Aronow, MD, MPH

The Cardiovascular Institute (CVI) of Rhode Island Hospital, The Miriam Hospital and Newport Hospital named Herbert Aronow, MD, MPH, of East Greenwich, Rhode Island, as director of interventional cardiology. An expert in cardiovascular disease, and coronary and vascular intervention, he will practice at all three hospitals.

“We are thrilled to welcome Dr. Aronow, a nationally renowned cardiologist, to the Cardiovascular Institute,” said Samuel C. Dudley, Jr., MD, PhD, chief of cardiology. “Dr. Aronow’s clinical, scientific and technical expertise is exceptional, and we are fortunate to bring one of the very best interventional cardiologists in the country to Rhode Island.”

Aronow will also serve as director of the cardiac catheterization laboratories at Rhode Island and The Miriam hospitals.

Aronow earned a medical degree from the University of Michigan Medical School and a master’s degree in epidemiology from the University of Michigan School of Public Health in Ann Arbor. He completed his residency at the University of Michigan Medical Center, and fellowships in cardiovascular medicine and interventional cardiology at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio.

Aronow is board certified in cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology. He is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology, a former member of its board of governors and the current chairperson of its peripheral vascular disease section. He is also a fellow of the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention and secretary of the Society for Vascular Medicine’s board of trustees.