Muhamed Saric, MD, PhD

  • Specialties: Heart Imaging, Cardiology
  • Languages: English, Bosnian, Croatian, Montenegrin, Serbian
  • Phone: 212-263-5665

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

heart ultrasound, exercise stress test, cardiovascular imaging, congenital heart defect, heart valve diseases, congenital heart disease

Credentials

Positions
  • Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Clinical Director, Non-Invasive Cardiology
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease), 1999
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, New York University, Cardiology, 1999
  • PhD from New York University, 1992
  • MD from Sarajevo University, 1985
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NYU Non-Invasive Cardiology Associates

550 1st Avenue, 11th Floor
New York, NY 10016

Research My Research

Interests

3D echocardiography, structural heart disease, stress echocardiography, contrast echocardiography, three dimensional echocardiography

Research Summary

Dr. Saric has advanced the technique of 3D transesophageal echocardiography, described the“tilt-up-then-left” or TUPLE maneuver, which improves the diagnosis of atrial septal defects (ASDs), ascertains the important anatomic relationships of ASDs to surrounding structures, and facilitates communication between echocardiographers and interventional cardiologists or cardiac surgeons performing ASD closures. The maneuver also helps guide the transseptal puncture during percutaneous procedures that require access to the left heart.

His research lead to numerous articles and book chapters in the field of echocardiography. The books he contributed to include Dynamic Echocardiography: A Case-Based Approach, Textbook of Real-Time Three-Dimensional Echocardiography, Comprehensive Atlas of 3D Echocardiography, Comprehensive Textbook of Echocardiography, Clinical Echocardiography Review: A Self-Assessment Tool, Cardiology Board Review, The CCU Survival Guide, Echocardiography in Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention of Acute Coronary Syndrome, and Chaser Pathway for the Management of Pericardial Disease. 

He has also created the web site http://saric.us/echonomy which provides tools for calculating a variety of clinically useful echocardiographic parameters.

Research Interests Timeline

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Publications

  • Short-and mid-term outcomes after transcatheter aortic valve replacement in patients with low versus high gradient severe aortic stenosis in the setting of preserved left ventricular ejection fraction [Meeting Abstract]

    McDonald, D; Paone, D; Thakker, R; Houanche, P; Saric, M; Benenstein, R; Vainrib, A; Donnino, R; Querijero, M; Jilaihawi, H; Shah, B; Williams, M McDonald, D; Paone, D; Thakker, R; Houanche, P; Saric, M; Benenstein, R; Vainrib, A; Donnino, R; Querijero, M; Jilaihawi, H; Shah, B; Williams, M
    Catheterization & cardiovascular interventions. 2017 May. Conference: (40th): S194- S195

  • SHORT- AND MID-TERM OUTCOMES AFTER TRANSCATHETER AORTIC VALVE REPLACEMENT IN PATIENTS WITH RENAL INSUFFICIENCY NOT ON HEMODIALYSIS [Meeting Abstract]

    Paone, Darien; Shah, Binita; McDonald, Daniel; Thakker, Rahul; Houanche, Pascale; Neuburger, Peter; Saric, Muhamed; Staniloae, Cezar; Jilaihawi, Hasan; Querijero, Michael; Williams, Mathew Paone, Darien; Shah, Binita; McDonald, Daniel; Thakker, Rahul; Houanche, Pascale; Neuburger, Peter; Saric, Muhamed; Staniloae, Cezar; Jilaihawi, Hasan; Querijero, Michael; Williams, Mathew
    Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2017 MAR 21. 69 (11): 1214-1214

  • USE OF DIASTOLIC PARAMETERS ON TRANSTHORACIC ECHOCARDIOGRAM TO PREDICT LEFT ATRIAL APPENDAGE THROMBUS IN PATIENTS WITH ATRIAL FIBRILLATION [Meeting Abstract]

    Garshick, Michael Seth; Mulliken, Jennifer; Schoenfeld, Matthew; Riedy, Katherine; Guo, Yu; Zhong, Judy; Dodson, John A; Saric, Muhamed; Skolnick, Adam Garshick, Michael Seth; Mulliken, Jennifer; Schoenfeld, Matthew; Riedy, Katherine; Guo, Yu; Zhong, Judy; Dodson, John A; Saric, Muhamed; Skolnick, Adam
    Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2017 MAR 21. 69 (11): 1460-1460

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