Daichi Shimbo, MD

Daichi Shimbo, MD

Daichi Shimbo, MD

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622 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
US

Insurances Accepted


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  • 1199 National Benefit Fund
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth GHI
  • EmblemHealth HIP
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Magnacare national
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthcare

About Daichi Shimbo, MD


Dr. Shimbo received a B.S. from the Johns Hopkins University in Biomedical Engineering and a M.D. from Albany Medical College. He then completed a residency in Internal Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital, and was selected as Chief Resident. He subsequently completed a fellowship in Cardiovascular Medicine, also at the Mount Sinai Hospital, before joining the faculty at Columbia University in September 2003.Currently, Dr. Shimbo is a board-certified cardiologist and Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiology in the Department of Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center. He co-directs the ColumbiaDoctors Hypertension Center, a multi-disciplinary center of excellence t...
Dr. Shimbo received a B.S. from the Johns Hopkins University in Biomedical Engineering and a M.D. from Albany Medical College. He then completed a residency in Internal Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital, and was selected as Chief Resident. He subsequently completed a fellowship in Cardiovascular Medicine, also at the Mount Sinai Hospital, before joining the faculty at Columbia University in September 2003.Currently, Dr. Shimbo is a board-certified cardiologist and Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiology in the Department of Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center. He co-directs the ColumbiaDoctors Hypertension Center, a multi-disciplinary center of excellence that provides high quality care and state-of-the-art diagnostic testing for patients with hypertension.Dr. Shimbo’s clinical interests include the accurate diagnosis and treatment of hypertension, and evaluating the cardiovascular manifestations of hypertension. Dr. Shimbo conducts rigorous, innovative, interdisciplinary research that increases the understanding of the behavioral, psychosocial and biological processes in the pathogenesis of the increased cardiovascular disease risk associated with hypertension.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Expertise

  • Advanced Cardiac Imaging
  • Behavioral Medicine
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Preventive Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease

Awards


  • Albany Medical College Alumni Scholarship
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Society
  • Best Intern Physician Award, Mount Sinai Best Teaching Fellow Award, Mount Sinai
  • Daniel V. Kimberg Memorial Junior Faculty Teaching Award, Columbia University
  • Ewig Clinical Scholar Award, Columbia University
  • Medical Housestaff Teaching Award, Columbia University
  • Mount Sinai Department of Medicine Outstanding Research Award
  • The Richard A. Barnett Internal Medicine Award

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