Jeffrey S. Garrett, MD, FACP, FACC

Dr. Jeffrey S. Garrett, MD"My subspecialty, interventional cardiology, involves new methods of treating circulatory disease. This rapidly developing field includes use of techniques such as atherectomy (physically removing atherosclerotic blockages from blood vessels) and balloon angioplasty (dilating obstructed arteries). In California, I was involved in developing the atherectomy technology. As Associate Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at The Western Pennsylvania Hospital, and Clinical Assistant Professor, I am committed to providing complete personalized cardiovascular care to my patients."

Jeffrey S. Garrett, MD, FACP, FACC completed his medical training at the New York University School of Medicine, where he earned his Medical Doctor degree in 1981.

Dr. Garrett trained in Internal Medicine at the New York University Medical Center, completing his training in 1984. He subsequently completed his Cardiology training at the University of California at San Francisco.

His honors include Phi Beta Kappa, Fellowship in the American College of Physicians, and Fellowship in the American College of Cardiology. Dr. Garrett additionally has been awarded of a National Institute of Health Fellowship research grant.

Dr. Garrett is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Diseases.

Dr. Garrett is Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Temple University School of Medicine and at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.

He is a published author, having research interests that include both new medication and new device development.

Dr. Garrett is committed to providing complete, personalized cardiovascular care to his patients.

Abbreviated Curriculum Vitae

  • 1977 - Queens College of the City of New York, B.A.
  • 1981 - New York University School of Medicine, M.D.
  • 1981-1984 - New York University-Bellevue Medical Center: Medical Resident
  • 1984-1985 - Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco: Research Fellow
  • 1985-1987 - Clinical Fellow in Cardiology
  • 1987-1988 - Instructor in Medicine
  • 1998-Present - University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine: Clinical Assistant Professor
  • 1984 - American Board of Internal Medicine, Diplomate
  • 1989 - Subspecialty of Cardiovascular Diseases, Diplomate
  • 1999-2009 - Subspecialty of Interventional Cardiology, Diplomate


  • Fellow, American College of Physicians
  • Fellow, American College of Cardiology