Assistant Professor of Medicine

Hometown
New York, NY
Previous Institution
Duke University
Previous Role/Title
Resident
Specialty
Cardiology-Advanced Heart Failure and Transplantation

Education

MD - Tulane University School of Medicine
BS, Economics, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina

Postgraduate Training

Residency

Internal Medicine - Duke University Health System, 2013

Fellowship

Adult Congenital Heart Disease - University of Pennsylvania Hospital, 2017

Board and Certifications
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2013
  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2016
  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2018
Professional Highlights

Dr. Menachem is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Cardiology. He is focused on transplant cardiology and advanced therapies for adults with congenital heart disease (ACHD). His research has focused on mechanical support in patients with transposition of the great vessels, as well as transplantation in patients with complex congenital heart disease. He recently presented at an ISHLT symposium he developed entitled, "The Tsunami of ACHD Patients Who Need Advanced Therapies: Are We Prepared?" He received a Bachelor of Science degree in economics from Duke University and his doctorate of medicine from Tulane University School of Medicine. He completed internal medicine residency at Duke University. He completed his general cardiology training with a dedicated ACHD year, as well as an advanced fellowship in Advanced Heart Failure and Transplantation at the University of Pennsylvania.

Clinical Interest

Areas of Expertise

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Heart and Vascular
  • Mechanical Circulatory Support