Dr. George graduated from the University of Miami with a degree in biochemistry and graduated from Ross University School of Medicine with Highest Honors. After completing his internal medicine residency at Maimonides Medical Center, he moved to Houston for his training in cardiovascular medicine. He completed his fellowships in Cardiovascular Diseases, Interventional Cardiology as well as Advanced Heart Failure and Transplantation at Texas Heart Institute and Baylor College of Medicine. During his residency and fellowship training, he received many notable awards, including Resident and Fellow of the Year as well as selection as Chief Cardiology Fellow and Chief Interventional Cardiology Fellow. Thereafter, he has stayed on in the Texas Medical Center in private practice and is on the medical staff at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center and Houston Methodist Hospital. During his tenure as professional staff at Texas Heart Institute and clinical faculty as Baylor College of Medicine, he has excelled in the practice of cardiovascular medicine and has continued to be recognized for the clinical and teaching aptitude. Dr. George has been the recipient of numerous teaching awards, as selected by the fellows at the Heart Institute, and has received the Physician-Nurse Collegiality Award, as selected by the staff nurse council at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center.
Dr. George is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in internal medicine, cardiovascular diseases, interventional cardiology and advanced heart failure / transplantation. He is also board certified in comprehensive echocardiography by the National Board of Echocardiography.
Dr. George provides patient centered, comprehensive care of cardiovascular illnesses, with a particular focus on management of complex atherosclerotic disease and cardiomyopathy.