Joseph Aragon, MD, FACC, FSCAI

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Specialties

Areas of Expertise

  • Interventional Cardiology

Locations

Accepting new patients?

  • Yes

Languages

  • Spanish

About

Professional Distinctions

  • Most Outstanding Cardiology Fellow (2003), Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Assistant Clinical Professor (2007-present), Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California
  • Chair (2007-2008), Institutional Review Board, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
  • Staff Physician (2005-present), Interventional Cardiology & Cardiology, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
  • Consultant (2004-2006), Conor MedSystems
  • Guest Lecturer (2001-2005), David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles
  • Cardiology Expert, LiveStrong.com
  • Recognized by Castle Connolly as among the nation's Top Doctors 

Community Involvement

  • Sansum Clinic Division Director (2005 - Present), Cardiology

At Sansum Clinic since:

 2005 (12 years)

Training & Certification

Medical School/Graduate School

  • University of California Los Angeles

Internships

  • University of California Los Angeles, Internal Medicine

Fellowships

  • Cardiac Intervention, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles
  • Cardiovascular Diseases, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles

Certifications

  • Cardiac Intervention, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Additional Information

  • Contributing author of books about ischemic heart disease and drug-eluting stents
  • Frequent public speaker on cardiology-related topics
  • Frequent participant in investigational research, including numerous studies on coronary stents
  • Publishes frequently, with articles appearing in journals including the Journal of Gravitational Physiology, Cardiology in Review, Journal of Invasive Cardiology, Journal of Cardiac Failure, Cardiology, American Journal of Cardiology, EuroIntervention, and Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions