Dr. George J. Philippides reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Philippides is Director of the Coronary Care Unit at Boston Medical Center and an Assistant Professor at Boston University School of Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts.
Education and Training
MD: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, 1985
Internship in Internal Medicine: Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 1985–1986
Residency: Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, 1986–1988
Fellowship in Cardiology: Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, 1990–1993
American Board of Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine
Assistant Professor, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
The final approval of Healthwise content is always made by a clinician with no financial conflicts.
Dr. Philippides serves on an advisory board for Pozen Inc.
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