Edward Schuster

Edward H. Schuster

Edward H. Schuster, MD

Locations

Member of: Stamford Health Medical Group

About Me

Dr. Schuster started practicing cardiology at Stamford Hospital and St. Joseph’s Hospital in 1980. He joined Stamford Health Medical Group in 2012. He specializes in all aspects of cardiology with an interest in preventative cardiology.

Over the years Dr. Schuster has received many honors, including “Teacher of the Year” at Stamford Hospital and US, Connecticut and Westchester Best Doctors.

He has extensive teaching experience with both the house staff at Stamford Hospital and medical students from Columbia Presbyterian Hospital. He helped develop the EMS system and the use of defibrillators throughout the city.

Dr. Schuster lives in Stamford with his wife. He has three children and four grandchildren.

Languages

English

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Disease

Credentials

Medical School

Chicago Medical School

Residency

Duke University Medical Center

Fellowship

Johns Hopkins Hospital

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

Affiliations

Stamford Health's Cardiac Rehabilitation Program, Medical Director
Stamford Health's Health & Fitness Institute, Medical Director
Stamford Hospital Foundation, Board Member
City of Stamford, Police Doctor
Ferguson Library, Board Member
Stamford Health Commission
American Heart Association

Insurance Accepted

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