Top Rated Cardiologists - World Renowned Heart Institute

Clinical Excellence

Since “last century,” patients and professional colleagues alike have recognized Dr. Mark Urman and Dr. Jeffrey Caren, not only as sensitive and caring bedside physicians, but as having exceptional clinical judgment and awareness of the current thought in clinical cardiology. As consultative cardiologists, both of our doctors have a greater opportunity to spend time and communicate with patients and thoroughly investigate their cardiac issues.

We are proud that in the last decade, both our cardiologists have been formally recognized year after year and Drs Caren and Urman are honored and humbled:


Dr. Mark Urman and Dr. Jeffrey Caren both have been named U.S. News & World Report Top Doctors



Dr. Jeffrey Caren and Dr. Mark Urman both are found in Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors (2012-2017)



For many years, Cedars-Sinai Smidt Heart Institute cardiologists, Jeffrey F. Caren, MD, FACC and Mark K. Urman, MD, FACC, FASE, FAHA have both been named by their peers to the Super Doctors® List in Los Angeles Magazine and in a separate publication distributed with the Los Angeles Times (most recently in January 2018, the 10th straight year for Dr. Urman). In addition, Dr. Urman was named one of Los Angeles Magazine’s 2018 Top Doctors.



Dr Mark Urman has been named by his peers as one of the top cardiologists in Los Angeles every year for over a decade

Dr. Mark Urman and Dr. Jeffrey Caren were 2 of only 3 “Industry Favorite” cardiologists listed in The Hollywood Reporter and Castle Connolly’s peer-selected inaugural Hollywood’s Top Doctors List and remain honored on the even more exclusive 2015 list.



Dr Urman has also formally been recognized by patients as one of California’s favorite and most compassionate physicians




Drs. Caren and Urman are proud to be Attending Cardiologists in the

Number 1 Heart Program in Los Angeles and in the Western USA for five years running


The Cedars-Sinai Smidt Heart Institute has been ranked among the Top 10 Heart Programs in the nation by US News & World Report for 5 years in a row and is ranked number 4 in the country for 2017-2018. More heart transplants are performed annually at Cedars-Sinai than an other institution worldwide. Cedars-Sinai Medical Center is once again on the prestigious Best Hospitals Honor Roll for 2017-2018 as one of the top 20 hospitals in America.


Cardiologists in Los Angeles

To find out more about our highly rated cardiologists, contact our office today at (310) 659)-0714 to schedule an appointment.  You can also fill out our online contact form, or visit us on FacebookTwitter, or Google+.  We look forward to serving you.


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