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John P. Gassler, M.D.

Cardiology

Clinical Interests

Cardiac Catheterization, Invasive Cardiology General Cardiology

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 341-7700

Fax: (585) 242-9549

Office: (585) 275-4775

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Biography

Dr. Gassler sees general cardiology patients. He leads the Anticoagulation Management Service in the Cardiology Division which oversees the care of patients who are at risk for a blood clot. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology.

Professional Background

Dr. Gassler graduated from State University of New York at Stony Brook, and received his MD from Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He completed his internal medicine residency at Duke University Medical Center, and his cardiology fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. He completed an interventional fellowship here at the University of Rochester Medical Center and joined the faculty in 2002.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

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

Education

1990
BS | St Univ at Stony Brook
Arts & Sciences

1994
MD | Mount Sinai School Medicine
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2000 - 06/01/2002
Fellowship in Internal Medicine: Interventional Cardiology at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/1994 - 06/30/1995
Internship in Internal Medicine at Duke University Medical Center

07/01/1995 - 06/30/1997
Residency in Internal Medicine at Duke University Medical Center

07/01/1997 - 06/30/2000
Fellowship in Internal Medicine: Cardiovascular Disease at Cleveland Clinic Foundation

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Awards

1990
SUNY Stony Brook: cum laude, Graduate in Biochemistry

1990
SUNY Stony Brook: Alpha Epsilon Delta - Premedical Honor Society

1990
SUNY Stony Brook: Phi Beta Kappa - Honor Society

1990
Mount Sinai School of Medicine: Alpha Omega Alpha - Medical Honor Society

1986 - 1990
SUNY Stony Brook: Dean's List (8 consecutive semesters)

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Publications

Journal Articles

2000
Obenza Nishime E, Liu LC, Coulter TD, Gassler JP, Dinner DS, Mills RM. "Heart failure and sleep-related breathing disorders." Cardiology in review.. 2000 8(4):191-201.

1999
Gassler JP;Topol EJ. "Beyond TIMI 3 Flow". Clinical Cardiology 1999. 1999; 22(Suppl. IV): IV20-IV29.

1999
Francis GS; Gassler JP. "On the interaction between grapefruit juice and cardiovascular medications (editorial)." Cardiovascular Reviews and Reports. 1999; 20: 408-409.

Books & Chapters

2004
Chapter Title: Aortic Aneurysm and Aortic Dissection
Book Title: Manual of Cardiovascular Medicine 2nd edition
Author List: Gassler J, Tamberella Mr
Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins2004 in Ohio

2001
Chapter Title: Pathophysiology and diagnosis of congestive heart failure
Book Title: Fuster, Alexander, and O'Rourke, ed. Hurst's The Heart
Author List: Francis GS, Gassler JP, Sonnenblick EH
Published By: McGraw-Hill2001 in New York, New York

2001
Chapter Title: Surgical management of congestive heart failure
Book Title: Rose BD, Ed: Up-To-Date [electronic resource]
Author List: Gassler JP, Francis GS
Published By: Rose BD, Ed2001 in Wellesley, MA

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