Daichi Shimbo, MD

Daichi Shimbo, MD Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease

Daichi Shimbo, MD
Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease
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CUIMC/Presbyterian Hospital and Vanderbilt Clinic
622 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
US

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  • AETNA
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  • Magnacare (National)
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • Oxford Health Plans
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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 Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiology in the Department of Medicine at Columbia University Irving Medical Center. He co-directs the Columbia 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

  • Hypertension

  • Preventive Cardiology

Education

  • Fellowship: Mount Sinai Medical Center
  • Internship: Mount Sinai Medical Center
  • Medical School: Albany Medical College-Union University, NY
  • Residency: Mount Sinai Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease