Roger Blumenthal (born January 17, 1960) is a board-certified American cardiologist in Baltimore, Maryland. He is the Kenneth Jay Pollin Professor of Cardiology, professor of medicine and director of the Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Baltimore, Maryland.
Roger Blumenthal Facts
- Full Name: Roger Scott Blumenthal
- Age: 63 years old
- Date of Birth: January 17, 1960
- Occupation: Cardiologist
- Nationality: American
- Wife: Dr. Wendy Susan Post
Roger Blumenthal Medical School & Residency
- The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Fellowship Hospital — 1992
- The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Residency Hospital — 1988
- The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Internship Hospital — 1986
- CORNELL UNIVERSITY / NEW YORK STATE STATUTORY COLLEGES, Medical School — 1985
Roger Blumenthal Career
Roger Blumenthal is the Kenneth Jay Pollin Professor of Cardiology, a professor of medicine, and the director of the Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland.
His primary clinical and research interests include 1) strategies to improve cardiovascular risk assessment to identify those adults at elevated risk and those at very low risk of cardiovascular disease and 2) the optimal management of atherosclerotic vascular disease. He is an authority in the pathophysiology, therapy, and prevention of atherosclerotic vascular disease.
Dr. Blumenthal was the primary founder of the Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease at Johns Hopkins University. He is a member of the official national spokesperson group for the American Heart Association and has co-authored over 600 articles on coronary heart disease and the therapy of atherosclerosis.
Dr. Blumenthal, an accomplished author, serves on the editorial boards of Circulation, Cardiology Today, The American College of Cardiology, and Extended Learning. He is a member of both the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association’s Epidemiology and Prevention Council. He was the chief editor of the textbook Preventive Cardiology – A Companion to Braunwald’s Heart Disease.
Certifications & Licensure
- American Board of Internal Medicine – Certified in Internal Medicine
- American Board of Internal Medicine – Certified in Cardiovascular Disease
- MD State Medical License – Active through 2022
- Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
- Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Baltimore, MD
- Kennedy Krieger Institute, Baltimore, MD
- Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)
- Coventry Health Care
- First Health (Coventry Health Care)
- Great West Healthcare
- Humana Health
- Kaiser Permanente
- Multiplan PHCS
Location & Contact Information
Johns Hopkins Outpatient Center
601 N. Caroline St.
Baltimore, MD 21287
Fax: (410) 050-2545
Johns Hopkins Medicine – Green Spring Station
10755 Falls Road Ciccarone Center, Pavilion I Suite 360
Lutherville, MD 21093
600 N. Wolfe Street Halsted 560
Baltimore, MD 21287
Data provided by the National Library of Medicine
- Correlates of high HDL cholesterol among women with coronary heart disease.
- Statins: effective antiatherosclerotic therapy.
- Antagonistic behavior, dominance, hostility, and coronary heart disease.
- Explaining the race paradox of coronary calcium prevalence and survival.
- Medical therapy versus coronary angioplasty in stable coronary artery disease: a critical review of the literature.
- Spot urinary albumin-creatinine ratio predicts left ventricular hypertrophy in young hypertensive African-American men.
- Glitazones and the potential improvement of lipid profiles in diabetes patients at high risk for cardiovascular disease.
- ABCs of cardiovascular disease risk management.
- Optimal management of dyslipidemia in women and men.
- Status of secondary prevention in patients undergoing coronary revascularization.
- Non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol level as a predictor of cardiovascular disease mortality.
- Racial differences in low-density lipoprotein particle size in families at high risk for premature coronary heart disease.
- Lipid disorders: justification of methods and goals of treatment.
- Interaction of hemostatic genetics with hormone therapy: new insights to explain arterial thrombosis in postmenopausal women.
- Reducing global risk for cardiovascular disease: using lifestyle changes
Roger Blumenthal Net Worth
Roger Blumenthal has an estimated net worth of $6 million.
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