Marvin A. Konstam, MD
Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Director, Cardiovascular Center
800 Washington St., #108
Boston, MA 02111
Accepting New Patients
Education and Post Graduate Training:
Medical School: Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, 1975
Internship and Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital
Cardiology Fellowship: Brigham and Women's Hospital
Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Diagnostic Radiology
Heart failure therapeutics
Cardiac remodeling in response to injury
Heart failure disease management
Konstam MA, Jessup M, Francis GS, Mann DL, Greenberg B: Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology: A Subspecialty is Born. JACC & Journal of Card Failure. Feb, 2009
Katz AM, Konstam MA: Heart Failure. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2008.
Konstam MA, Gheorghiade M, Burnett JC, et al: Effects of Oral Tolvaptan in Patients Hospitalized for Worsening Heart Failure: The EVEREST Outcome Trial. JAMA. 2007;297:1319-1331
Konstam MA: Natriuretic Peptides and Cardiovascular Events: More Than a Stretch. JAMA. 2007;297(2):212-4
Konstam MA, Czerska B, Böhm M, et al: Continuous Aortic Flow Augmentation: A Pilot Study of Hemodynamic and Renal Responses to a Novel Percutaneous Intervention in Decompensated Heart Failure. Circulation. 2005;112(20):3107-14
Oliver Smith Award for Excellence, Compassion, and Service
Howard Gilman Foundation Distinguished Visiting Scientist. Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Special Honored Lecturer at Japanese Heart Failure Society meeting
Brian A. McGovern Excellence in Education Award.
45th Annual Carl J. Wiggers Memorial Awardee and Lecturer, Case Western Reserve University
Listed among “Top Doctors”. Boston Consumers Checkbook, 2003.
“Americas Top Doctors”. Castle Connolly, 2004; 2005.
“Best Doctors in America”, 2005-6, 2006-2007, 2007-2008
American College of Cardiology
American Heart Association
Heart Failure Society of America (former President, 2002-2004)