Michael V. McConnell, MD, MSEE

Cardiologist

Bio:   Dr. McConnell is Director of Cardiovascular Health Innovation and PI of the MyHeart Counts mHealth research study. He also directs the Cardiovascular MRI Program and co-directs the Preventive Cardiology Clinic in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine. His research studies 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 directs the NIH-funded Multi-Disciplinary Training Program in Cardiovascular Imaging at Stanford (CVIS). Dr. McConnell also leads the efforts of Stanford Cardiovascular Health to integrate mobile health technologies to improve the care of patients with or at risk for cardiovascular disease. He actively collaborates with scientists in Electrical Engineering, Bioengineering, Vascular Biology, Radiology, Cardiac/Vascular Surgery, Chemistry, and Psychology.
4.7 out of 5
85 Patient Ratings
8 Patient Comments

Preventive Cardiology

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-6459
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General Cardiology

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • 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: Echocardiography, National Board of Echocardiography (2007)
  • 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

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

Administrative Appointments

  • PI, MyHeart Counts study, Stanford (2015 - Present)
  • Director, Cardiovascular Health Innovation, Stanford (2014 - Present)
  • Director, Cardiovascular MRI Program, Stanford Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford (2000 - Present)
  • Co-Director, Preventive Cardiology Clinic, Stanford (2014 - Present)
  • Co-Director, Noninvasive Imaging Section, Stanford Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford (2007 - Present)
  • Director, Cardiovascular Health Advanced Treatment Center for Coronary Artery Disease, Stanford (2012 - Present)
  • Member, Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS) Faculty, Stanford (2003 - Present)
  • Director, Preventive Cardiology Clinic, Stanford (2010 - 2013)
  • Physician Representative, Stanford Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Stanford (2001 - 2011)
  • Associate Director, Stanford Cardiovascular Medicine Fellowship Program, Stanford (2000 - 2012)
4.8

Friendliness

4.6

Recommended to others

4.7

Explanations

4.7

Listens

4.7

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.7

Confidence in your doctor

3.7

Wait times

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.

4.7 out of 5
85 Patient Ratings
8 Patient Comments

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.