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Stephanie A. Moore, MD

Assistant in Medicine, Mass General

Program Director Advanced Heart Failure Fellowship

Medical Director Cardiac Connected Care

Stephanie A. Moore, MD FACC, is a cardiologist in the Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant Program at the Massachusetts General Hospital Heart Center. She is also Assistant Director for Quality Improvement for the Cardiology Division.

  • Phone: 617-726-9554
Departments
Cardiology
Department of Medicine

Specialties

  • Critical Care Center
  • Cardiac Intensive Care Unit
  • Heart Center
  • Heart Valve Program
  • Heart Failure & Cardiac Transplant Program
  • Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Program
  • Transplant Center
  • Heart Transplant
Clinical Interests
Heart failure
Heart transplantation
Mechanical circulatory support
Heart failure diagnostics
Cardiac biomarkers
Cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT)
Quality of care / quality improvement
Locations
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, University of Cincinnati
Residency, University Hospital Health Alliance
Fellowship, University of Utah Hospital and Clinics
Board Certifications
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine
Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Gender
Female
Patient Age Group
Adult
Accepting New Patients
Yes

BiographyDr. Moore attended The Ohio State University and earned degree in Pharmacy. She is a graduate of UC Medical College where she also completed her residency in internal medicine. She completed her cardiology fellowship at the University of Utah, including one year sub-specialty training in heart failure/ transplantation and mechanical circulatory support. She was the Associate Director of the Utah Cardiac Transplant program for 4 years prior to relocating to Boston with her family.

She is an Assistant in Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital as well as Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Moore has an active involvement in both the heart failure/ transplantation and ventricular support services and has lectured nationally and internationally on mechanical support devices, advanced heart failure. She is a past board member for Boston American Heart Association(AHA) and is currently on the  Regional Founders Board of the AHA. She is Co Chair of the 2013 AHA Go Red luncheon in Boston and chairs the AHA Greater Boston Fellows Society. She is active in multiple national and international societies, ABIM board certified in  Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Advanced Heart Failure. She also is the Medical director for the Cardiac Connected Care Program for Partners and Assistant Medical Director for Quality Care for the Physicians Organization. Dr. Moore serves at the Program Director for the Advanced Heart Failure Fellowship Program as has received the McGovern teaching award. She enjoys patient care and teaching residents and fellows.

Featured in the Media:

Resident good: More and more, hospitals see the upside of global health programs
Boston Globe | 10/Jan/2011

ResearchDr. Moore is active in clinical research protocols through the Cardiac Resynchronization Clinic, the transplant program and Heart Failure Network. She conducts clinical improvement projects  specifically in chronic disease and  readmissions.  In the arena of global health, she participated in a  Health Needs Assessment project for rural clinics in Calcutta, India.

PublicationsRecent Publications:

Young Patients with Non-Ischemic Cardiomyopathy Have Higher Likelihood of Left Ventricular Recovery During HeartMate II LVAD Support J Card Fail. 2012 May;18(5):392-5

Multidisciplinary Care of Patients Receiving Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy is Associated with Improved Clinical Outcomes Eur Heart J. 2012 Sep;33(17):2181-8  

Beyond Survival: Recommendations from INTERMACS for Assessing Function and Quality of Life with Mechanical Circulatory Support Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation (Accepted Journal of Heart Lung Transplant)

The five health warning signs you should never ignore

Dr. Stephanie Moore, cardiologist at the Massachusetts General Hospital Heart Center, describes the five warning signs that something is not right with your body, including headaches, stomach pains, abnormal weight loss, chronic cough and odd body pain.

Diabetes and women: what you can do to diagnose, treat and prevent it

Dr. Stephanie Moore, cardiologist at the Massachusetts General Hospital Heart Center, describes the burden of diabetes and women, and what women can do to diagnose, treat and prevent this condition.

The cure myth: coronary heart disease

Dr. Stephanie Moore, cardiologist at the Massachusetts General Hospital Heart Center, says that many women think coronary heart disease can cured, but it can actually only be prevented.

Stephanie Moore, MD, describes your risk for heart failure if you have a family history of this condition

Stephanie Moore, MD, cardiologist in the Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant Program at the Mass General Heart Center says if a close relative suffered from heart failure, you should be screened for other health issues that can put you at higher risk. Learn more about the early signs of heart failure and the various treatments available, from medications to pacemakers to transplants.

A strongman's second chance

In 2008, the Massachusetts General Hospital Transplant Center completed the most heart transplants in the region. Personal trainer and strongman competitor, Jim Murphy, is one shining example of the great successes of the program.

At home heart failure care

A new clinical trial at the Massachusetts General Hospital Heart Center gives patients the power to monitor their hearts and change their medication dosing daily to prevent the symptoms of heart failure.

At-home heart care

MGH Hotline 07.24.09 Doctors at the MGH Heart Center have implanted the first patient with a new device they hope will reduce hospitalizations for heart failure.

A strongman’s second chance

MGH Hotline 8.14.09 Few can imagine being strong enough to pull a 45,000-pound dump truck filled with sand using just strength alone. But for 25-year-old weight lifter and personal trainer Jim Murphy, this feat was nothing extraordinary.

MGH joins study of new heart-assist device

MGH Hotline 9.17.10 The MGH recently became the fifth site nationwide to participate in the study of an innovative rotary blood pump for late-stage heart failure patients.

Helping hands in India

MGH Hotline 1.28.11 When Stephanie Moore, md, a cardiologist with the MGH Heart Center, made her first trip to the city of Kolkata, India, in May 2009, she witnessed the extreme poverty experienced by many of the city's sick and poor.

Courageous heart patient follows the Bruins’ lead

31-YEAR-OLD Chad Boily from Lisbon, Maine, is a fighter. Born with a congenital heart defect, Boily had his first surgery when he was 3 months old. He received his first heart transplant at age 16. And this past spring, when he was told he needed another new heart, he once again faced a fight for his life.

Integrated Care for Better Outcomes: The Multidisciplinary Resynchronization Therapy Program

New research from the CRT Program within the Institute for Heart, Vascular, and Stroke Care at Massachusetts General Hospital shows that providing multidisciplinary integrated CRT care improves patient outcomes.

Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant Center
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-726-9554
Fax: 617-726-4105

Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant Center
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-726-9554
Fax: 617-726-4105

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