Dr. Michael Koren, MD

Dr. Michael Koren, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
59 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Michael Koren, MD is a cardiology specialist in Jacksonville, FL. He specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.Read his story

First Coast Heart & Vascular Center

3901 University Blvd S Ste 221

Jacksonville, FL 32216
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Top Care Areas

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Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Koren's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Koren "Dr. Michael Koren graduated, with honors, from Harvard Medical School and completed his post graduate training at Cornell Medical Center, New York Hospital and Sloan-Kettering, he served as a 3rd year Chief Resident in Medicine and published several important scientific papers as a cardiology fellow. Dr. Koren relocated to the Jacksonville area in 1991 and raised his family here. Dr. Koren founded Apex Cardiovascular Group in 2000 and in 2018 he joined First Coast Heart & Vascular Center. He specializes in preventative cardiology, heart rhythm disorders, valvular disease and nuclear cardiology. He has published extensively in the world's most prestigious medical journals including New England Journal of Medicine, Circulation and The Lancet. He also plays competitive soccer and composes music in his spare time."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Koren "Our mission is to provide compassionate, state of the art cardiovascular services. Though our access to state of the art technology is impressive, the real strength of our practice lies in the old fashioned approach to medicine - listening to and being there for our patients."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Autonomic Dysreflexia
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dizziness
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Obesity
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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20  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Harvard Medical School-Boston Ma
    Medical School | Graduated
  • New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cornell University Hospital-New York Hospital-New York Ny
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Koren has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Michael Koren, MD
Always friendly, knowledgeable, an expert in his field. Dr. Koren fully keeps me informed about the best treatment and care and what is going on with my heart.
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Susan Altman in Jacksonville, FL – Jun 28, 2018
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I have a great deal of confidence that Dr Koren is providing the best possible care for my heart.
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ThomasC in Jacksonville, FL – Jun 28, 2018
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I have been a patient of Dr. Koren's for over 15 years. He is an expert in his field and I trust him implicitly. His knowledge and training are top notch. He is a great listener and takes the time to respond to my questions. When you are his patient, you are part of his family. His ARNP,...Read More
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Malcolm M. in Saint Augustine, FL – Jun 15, 2018
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