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Sharon Rubin, MD

Sharon Rubin, MD Physician

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine

Dr. Rubin is employed by Penn Medicine.

In New Jersey, providers are affiliated with Penn Medicine through Clinical Health Care Associates of New Jersey.

Patient Satisfaction Ratings

Patient Rating Breakdown

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Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

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Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Cardiology

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology, 2014

Clinical Expertise:

  • Amyloidosis
  • Aortic Disorders
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia
  • Arterial Insufficiency
  • Atherosclerosis (Arteriosclerosis)
  • Athlete's Heart
  • Atrial Fibrillation (Afib)
  • Atrial Septal Defect (ASD)
  • Bicuspid Aortic Valve
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiorenal Syndrome (CRS)
  • Chest Pain (Angina)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy
  • Endocarditis
  • Enlarged Heart (Cardiomegaly)
  • Familial Cardiomyopathy
  • Heart Attack (Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Murmur
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  • Leg Swelling (Edema)
  • Mitral Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Disorders
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Myocarditis
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericarditis
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Valve Stenosis (PVS)
  • Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
  • Tricuspid Regurgitation
  • Women's Heart Health
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Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Amerihealth Caritas
  • Amerihealth Caritas Medicare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Clover Health Plan
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • eLAP Services
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Homestead Smart Health Plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone First Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Amerihealth
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Medicare
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Health and Wellness (Centene) Medicare
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Care
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Provider Partners Health Plan
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan
  • Veterans Choice Program

Education and Training

Medical School: Temple University School of Medicine
Residency: Temple University Hospital
Fellowship: Temple University Hospital

Memberships

Fellow of American College of Cardiology, International Fellow of American College of Cardiology, International Heart Failure Society of America, International Heart Failure Society of America, International International Society Heart and Lung Transplant, International International Society Heart and Lung Transplant, International

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Rubin is employed by Penn Medicine.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Selected Publications:

Meredith Birsner and Sharon Rubin: Cardiac Diseases Maternal-Fetal Evidence Based Guidelines 3rd Edition : 2017.

Sharma Sunil, Ankit Gupta, Sharon Rubin, Gordon Reeves, Raphael Bonita, Robert Tavella, Leslee Willes, Paul Mather: Treatment of Sleep Disordered Breathing in Patients Admitted for Decompensated Heart Failure Reduces months Hospital Visits. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 65 (10_S): A862,2015.

Chandra A1, Pradhan R, Kim FY, Frisch DR, Bogar LJ, Bonita R, Cavarocchi NC, Greenspon AJ, Hirose H, Pitcher HT, Rubin S, Mather PJ: Recurrent orthostatic syncope due to left atrial and left ventricular collapse after a continuous-flow left ventricular assist device implantation. J Heart Lung Transplant 32 (1): 129-33,2013.

Whellan DJ1, Droogan CJ, Fitzpatrick J, Adams S, McCarey MM, Andrel J, Mather P, Rubin S, Bonita R, Keith S: Change in intrathoracic impedance measures during acute decompensated heart failure admission: results from the Diagnostic Data for Discharge in Heart Failure Patients (3D-HF) Pilot Study. J Card Fail 18 (2): 107-12,2012.

Shailen Shah and Sharon Rubin: Cardiac disease. Maternal-Fetal Evidence Based Guidelines Second Edition Informa Healthcare : 20 -26 ,2011 .

Ho Reginald T, Ortman Matthew, Mather Paul J, Rubin Sharon: Inappropriate sinus tachycardia in a transplanted heart--further insights into pathogenesis. Heart Rhythm 8 (5): 781-3,2011.

Kumar S, Rubin S, Mather PJ, Whellan DJ: Hyponatremia and vasopressin antagonism in congestive heart failure. Clinical Cardiol 30 (11): 546-51,2007.

Nagarakanti R1, Whellan D, Rubin S, Mather PJ: Reversible cardiomyopathies. Cardiol Rev 15 (4): 178-83,2007.

Saltzman Heath E, Sharma Kumar, Mather Paul J, Rubin Sharon, Adams Suzanne, Whellan David Joshua: Renal dysfunction in heart failure patients: what is the evidence? Heart Failure Reviews 12 (1): 37-47,2007.

Marelli D, Silvestry SC, Zwas D, Mather P, Rubin S, Dempsey AF, Stein L, Rodriguez E, Diehl JT, Feldman AM: Modified inferior vena caval anastomosis to reduce tricuspid valve regurgitation after heart transplantation. Tex Heart Inst J 34 (1): 30-5,2007.

Academic Contact Info

Penn Cardiology Pennsylvania Hospital
Farm Journal Building, 3rd Floor
230 West Washington Square
Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia, PA 19106
Phone: (215) 829-5064
Patient appointments: 800-789-7366 (PENN)