Michael V. McConnell, MD, MSEE

Michael V. McConnell, MD, MSEE

Cardiologist

Bio:   Dr. McConnell is an MIT-trained bioengineer who completed his MD at Stanford followed by cardiology fellowship and cardiovascular imaging training at Brigham & Women's and Beth Israel Hospitals in Boston. He joined the Stanford faculty in 1998 and is currently on partial leave of absence working nearby at Verily Life Sciences. He continues part-time clinical activities at Stanford in imaging and Preventive Cardiology. He previously directed the Cardiovascular MRI Program and the Preventive Cardiology Clinic in the Stanford Division of Cardiovascular Medicine. His research expertise includes novel MRI and molecular imaging techniques, from mouse to man, to evaluate coronary artery and vascular diseases, including the characterization of atherosclerotic plaque and vascular inflammation. He directed the NIH-funded Multi-Disciplinary Training Program in Cardiovascular Imaging at Stanford (CVIS). He was also the Director of Cardiovascular Health Innovation and led efforts to integrate mobile health technologies to improve the care of patients with or at risk for cardiovascular disease, including PI of the MyHeart Counts mHealth research study.
4.9 out of 5
85 Patient Ratings
16 Patient Comments

Preventive Cardiology

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • 2nd Floor, Room A260
  • Stanford , CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-6459
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General Cardiology at Boswell Building

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • 2nd Floor, Room A260
  • Stanford , CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-6459
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Professional Education

  • Fellowship: Brigham and Women's Hospital Harvard Medical School (1996) MA
  • Residency: Brigham and Women's Hospital Harvard Medical School (1992) MA
  • Internship: Brigham and Women's Hospital Harvard Medical School (1991) MA
  • Board Certification: Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine (1997)
  • Medical Education: Stanford University School of Medicine (1990) CA
  • M.M.Sc., Harvard Medical School, Clinical Investigation (1998)
  • S.M., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Electrical Engineering/BioEE (1985)
  • S.B., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Electrical Engineering/BioEE (1983)

Honors & Awards

  • American Heart Association Clinician Scientist Award, Brigham & Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School (1996)
  • Department of Medicine Teaching Award, Stanford (2002)
  • Diversity & Leadership Faculty Fellow, Stanford (2007)
  • Doris Duke Clinical Scientist Award, Stanford (1999)
  • Elected to Eta Kappa Nu, Tau Beta Pi, and Sigma Xi, MIT (1981, '82, '84)
  • Fellowship, Harvard/MIT Clinical Investigator Training Program, Harvard/MIT (1996)
  • NHLBI Individual National Research Service Award, Brigham & Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School (1994)
  • Research Scholarship/Aquitaine Region, Fulbright Foundation (2008)
  • SCA&I Fellowship Award for Research in Cardiac Imaging, Bracco Diagnostics, Inc (1995)
  • Stanford Dean's Awards for Research, Excellence in Clinical Medicine, and Outstanding Teaching, Stanford (1990)

Administrative Appointments

  • Associate Director, Stanford Cardiovascular Medicine Fellowship Program, Stanford (2000 - 2012)
  • Co-Director, Noninvasive Imaging Section, Stanford Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford (2007 - 2015)
  • Co-Director, Preventive Cardiology Clinic, Stanford (2014 - 2015)
  • Director, Cardiovascular Health Advanced Treatment Center for Coronary Artery Disease, Stanford (2012 - 2015)
  • Director, Cardiovascular Health Innovation, Stanford (2014 - 2015)
  • Director, Cardiovascular MRI Program, Stanford Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford (2000 - 2015)
  • Director, NIH/NIBIB T32 Training Program in Cardiovascular Imaging @ Stanford (CVIS), Stanford (2008 - 2015)
  • Director, Preventive Cardiology Clinic, Stanford (2010 - 2013)
  • Member, Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS) Faculty, Stanford (2003 - Present)
  • Physician Representative, Stanford Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Stanford (2001 - 2011)
  • PI, MyHeart Counts study, Stanford (2014 - 2015)
5.0

Friendliness

4.9

Explanations

4.9

Listens

4.8

Includes you in decisions

4.9

Clear Communication

4.9

Confidence in your doctor

4.9

Recommended to others

4.2

Wait times

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Excellent.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Excellent experience. All A plus.

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

Most of the visit was watching Dr. McConnell do computer entry.

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

Above responses are for Dr McConell. He is a super good, super dedicated, and super competent doctor.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Excellent! The story is too long to put down here, he saved my life and the lives of my children. He is a remarkable doctor. Kind, quiet thinking man.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

I never feel rushed in any way. Dr is willing to discuss anything.

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

Too much time spent facing computer to all out electronic medical records.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Good MD

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

I am very unhappy with this provider. Looking for a new cardiology but not at Stanford.

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

All good.

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

He may be an excellent doctor but not a good communicator!

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Good.

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4.9 out of 5
85 Patient Ratings
16 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Excellent.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Excellent experience. All A plus.

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

Most of the visit was watching Dr. McConnell do computer entry.

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

Above responses are for Dr McConell. He is a super good, super dedicated, and super competent doctor.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Excellent! The story is too long to put down here, he saved my life and the lives of my children. He is a remarkable doctor. Kind, quiet thinking man.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

I never feel rushed in any way. Dr is willing to discuss anything.

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

Too much time spent facing computer to all out electronic medical records.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Good MD

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

I am very unhappy with this provider. Looking for a new cardiology but not at Stanford.

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

All good.

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

He may be an excellent doctor but not a good communicator!

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Good.

SHC Patient, May 2014

Very good - no problem at all.

SHC Patient, May 2014

Everybody is friendly & respectful.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

He is an excellent doctor.

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

Even though it was a routine visit with no major issues, I didn't feel rushed or minimized.