Irina Sobol, M.D.
THe center specializes in advanced systolic and diastolic heart failure, left ventricular assist device implantation, evaluation for cardiac transplantation, vavular disease and evaluation and treatment of pulmonary hypertension. My area of clinical as well as research interest is in evaluation and management of diastolic heart failure or "heart failure with preserved ejection fraction" and its effects on pulmonayr vasculature.
Dr. Sobol grew up in Kiev, Ukraine until she immigrated to the United States during high school. She received her undergraduate degree from New York University and her medical degree at the Johns Hopkins University Medical School. She returned to New York and completed her internal Medicine residency at Columbia University Medical Center and her Cardiology Fellowship at Beth Isreal Medical Center. She also completed an advanced fellowship in Heart Failure and Pulmonary Hypertension at the Weill Cornell Medical Center before joining as a full-time faculty member at the Perkin Heart Failure Center.