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Dr. Urman in Los Angeles Times Regarding Unhealthy Sweets

While too much sugar and refined carbohydrates “has been linked to increased levels of bad … cholesterol [specifically LDL and triglycerides] and a higher risk of diabetes and heart disease,” Dr. Mark Urman, Medical Director of the Heart Center at the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute says that “sugar-free foods have a potentially more serious downside.” According […]

  • Posted on: Jun 13 2010
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Dr. Mark Urman elected a Fellow of the American Heart Association (FAHA)

Dr. Urman, a Board-Certified Cardiologist serving Los Angeles, Beverly Hills and all of Southern California, received this prestigious designation recognizing excellence, innovation, and leadership in clinical cardiology.  This honor adds the esteemed F.A.H.A. to his professional title.  Dr. Urman had received the honor of Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (F.A.C.C) over a decade […]

  • Posted on: Apr 26 2010
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Case Study of "Not-So-Resistant" Hypertension

Click here to read about an educational case study (vignette) for physicians written by Dr. Urman and his colleague Dr. Victor who is the Director of the Hypertension Center at the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute. One in five hypertensive patients has drug-resistant hypertension. Defined as blood pressure (BP) that remains above goal values despite concurrent treatment […]

  • Posted on: Mar 30 2010
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Dr. Urman honored again as one of the Top Doctors in Los Angeles

Dr. Urman was featured in the “Super Doctors” section of Los Angeles Magazine for the second consecutive time (December 2008 and January 2010 issues). These top physicians were selected by their peers (approximately 30,000 doctors) and Dr. Urman was chosen as one of the best cardiologists in Southern California for the second consecutive time. Key Professional Media, a polling and […]

  • Posted on: Dec 15 2009
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