Jeffrey D. Alexis, M.D.

Jeffrey D. Alexis, M.D.

Contact Information

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

Appointment: (585) 273-3760

  • Accepting New Patients Accepting New Patients
  • Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital
  • Admits to Highland Hospital Admits to Highland Hospital

Professional Bio

Dr. Alexis earned his M.D. from Harvard University in 1992. He was an intern and resident from 1992- 1995 at the Massachusetts General Hospital and completed his cardiology fellowship in 1998 at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He served on the faculty of the Mount Sinai School of Medicine (1998-2003) and joined the faculty of the University of Rochester in 2003 as an Assistant Professor of Medicine. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease. Dr. Alexis is a member of the heart failure/transplant section and his research focuses on left ventricular assist devices.

Patient Care Bio

Dr. Alexis is a cardiologist who takes care of patients with heart failure and patients who have received heart transplants and artificial hearts (VAD). Dr. Alexis' research focuses on left ventricular assist devices. His research is aimed at improving outcomes for patients with mechanical circulatory assist devices. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease and Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Teaching Award: Institute for Medical Education Mount Sinai School of Medicine 2003
Robert Wood Johnson Minority Medical Faculty Development Grant 2000
John C. Sable Memorial Heart Fund, Inc. Award 1998
Selection to Aesculapian Club of Harvard Medical School 1992
Harvard Medical School-Hewlett-Packard Top Medical Graduate Award 1992
Harvard Medical School Summer Research Scholarship 1989

Current Appointments

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

Specialties

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology - American Board of Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

MD | Medicine | Harvard Medical School1992
BA | Mathematics | Harvard College (Cum laude)1988

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Cardiology at Mount Sinai Hospital Cardiovascular Institute07/01/1995 - 06/30/1998
Residency in Internal Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital07/01/1993 - 06/30/1995
Internship in Internal Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital07/01/1992 - 06/30/1993