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Top 5 Risk Factors for Heart Disease

Heart disease, a blanket term used to describe a number of different diseases that affect the heart, is the leading cause of death among men and women. The Center for Disease Control reports that heart disease accounts for 1 in 4 deaths in the United States – roughly 600,000 a year. What many don’t realize […]

  • Posted on: Apr 5 2013
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Mediterranean Diet May Reduce Heart Disease Risk By Up to 30%

Drs. Caren and Urman have been recommending a Mediterranean-style diet to their patients for the last decade based on an abundance of evidence showing its benefit in patients with known heart disease.  In addition, numerous studies had shown that adherence to a Mediterranean diet was associated with a smaller waist circumference, lower levels of triglycerides, […]

  • Posted on: Feb 25 2013
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Drs. Jeffrey Caren and Mark Urman Named to 2013 Super Doctors®

For the second consecutive year, Cedars-Sinai 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. Dr. Caren and Dr. Urman were selected by thier peers as outstanding practicing doctors in Southern California. After an extensive nomination and research process […]

  • Posted on: Dec 21 2012
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Dr. Urman & Dr. Caren Recognized by U.S. News Top Doctors

Dr. Mark Urman and Dr. Jeffrey Caren have both been recognized by their peers and selected to U.S. News Top Doctors and Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors™. U.S. News & World Report’s Top Doctors identifies the nation’s best doctors based on a peer nomination process. It was developed in collaboration with Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., publisher […]

  • Posted on: Feb 1 2012
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Dr. Caren & Dr. Urman Recognized by Super Doctors®

Cedars-Sinai 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. Dr. Caren and Dr. Urman were nominated by thier peers as outstanding practicing doctors in Los Angeles. After an extensive nomination and research process conducted by […]

  • Posted on: Dec 15 2011
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Dr. Urman Appears on CNN Show

Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute cardiologist, Dr. Mark Urman is a featured guest on the Dr. Drew show on CNN’s HLN – ‘You can’t be physician and friend’ (October, 2011) [spacer1] [/spacer1] » Click here to learn more

  • Posted on: Oct 13 2011
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Dr. Caren Re-Elected at Cedars-Sinai

Jeffrey Caren, MD, was re-elected by his colleagues for a second term as Vice Clinical Chief of the Department of Medicine at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and as a representative to the Medical Executive Committee. (September 2011). » Click here to learn more

  • Posted on: Sep 1 2011
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Dr. Caren Referred to in Forbes Magazine

Cedars-Sinai cardiologist, Dr. Jeffrey Caren of Los Angeles is referred to in a Forbes Magazine aticle about end-of-life care as a cardiologist who is “extraordinarily skilled and incredibly generous” (July 13, 2011). » Click here to read the article.

  • Posted on: Jul 13 2011
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Dr Urman Promoted to Clinical Professor at UCLA Medical School

Dr. Mark K. Urman was promoted to Clinical Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.  He has remained devoted to the continuous teaching of medical students, residents and cardiology fellows since 1994.  He also was recognized for his outstanding teaching skills and respected mentoring of cardiology trainees at Cedars-Sinai […]

  • Posted on: Jun 15 2011
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Dr. Caren and Urman Echo Lab Reaccredited through 2014

COR Medical Group’s echocardiography laboratory was one of the first accredited in the US (2008) and has been recognized once again for demonstrating the pursuit of excellence in the field of cardiac ultrasound and its commitment to high quality patient care. The echo lab in the offices of Drs. Caren and Urman, COR Medical Group, Inc. has been granted reaccreditation […]

  • Posted on: May 12 2011
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