Karl Q. Schwarz, M.D.

Karl Q. Schwarz, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 679
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-8218
Appointment: (585) 275-2475

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Professional Bio

Dr. Schwarz studied medicine at the University of Rochester, where he completed medical school, residency and cardiology fellowship. During his training years, he developed an interest in studying ways of improving the quality and efficiency of treating cardiovascular disease. Dr. Schwarz then joined the faculty at the University of Rochester Medical Center, where he is now Professor of Medicine. Dr. Schwarz also holds a position as a Research Professor in Electrical and Biomedical Engineering at the Rochester Institute of Technology.

Patient Care Bio

Dr. Schwarz is the director of the Echocardiography Laboratory. He performs routine imaging and advanced imaging studies on patients with complex cardiac disease. He specializes in imaging of patients with mechanical assist devices. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Medicine, Cardiology (SMD) - Primary
Professor - Department of Anesthesiology (SMD)

Specialties

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

Education

MD | Medicine | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent1983
BA | Physics | Bowdoin College1979

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1986 - 06/30/1990
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1984 - 06/30/1986
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1983 - 06/30/1984