Christopher J. Cove, M.D.

Christopher J. Cove, M.D.

Contact Information

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

Appointment: (866) 432-7803

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  • Admits to Highland Hospital Admits to Highland Hospital

Patient Care Bio

Dr. Cove is Associate Professor of Medicine and Assistant Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories. He joined the faculty in October of 1998 after five years on staff as an interventional cardiologist at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. He did his residency and cardiology fellowship training at the University of Rochester. Dr. Cove's main clinical activities take place in the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories where he performs diagnostic and interventional procedures. His clinical interests include complex coronary interventions, and primary angioplasty for acute infarcts. He also specializes in the treatment of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy by alcohol septal ablation. Dr. Cove is an expert in arteriovenous malformation tumor ablation.

Awards & Honors (Local)

John C. Stable Memorial Heart Fund Research Grant University of Rochester Medical Center Rochester, NY 14642 1992 - 1993

Current Appointments

Director - Department of Medicine, Cardiology (SMD)
Associate Professor - Department of Medicine, Cardiology (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

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

Education

MD | Medicine | Cornell Univ Medical College1985
BA | Not Classifiable | Eastern Nazarene College1981

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Cardiology/Interventional Cardiology/Research at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office07/01/1990 - 06/30/1993
Residency in Internal Medicine at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office07/01/1986 - 06/30/1989
Internship in Internal Medicine at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office07/01/1985 - 06/30/1986