Associate Professor of Medicine
Cardiovascular Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine

Professional Bio

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.


MD - Tulane University School of Medicine - 2010
Residency - Internal Medicine - Duke University - 2013
Fellowship - General Cardiology - Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania - 2015
Fellowship - Senior-Adult Congenital heart Disease - Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania - 2017
Fellowship - Advanced Heart Failure & Transplantation - Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania - 2017