George J. Philippides, MD, FACC - Cardiology


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

Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

Financial Disclosure

The final approval of Healthwise content is always made by a clinician with no financial conflicts.

This reviewer reported no financial conflicts.