Cardiovascular Faculty Announcements

May 14, 2017

 

Ronald Sherman

Ronald L. Sherman, D.P.M., F.A.P.W.C.A.

Ronald L. Sherman, D.P.M., F.A.P.W.C.A., has joined Johns Hopkins Medicine as a full-time faculty member and diabetic podiatric surgeon in the Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy.

Dr. Sherman received his doctor of podiatric medicine degree from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 1982 and earned his master’s degree in business administration with honors, specializing in health care management, from the University of Baltimore in 2000. He is board-certified in foot and ankle surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and board-certified in wound care by the Council for Medical Education and Testing. He also is a member of the American Diabetes Association. Dr. Sherman formerly served as a director of the podiatry surgical residency program at the University of Maryland and Mercy Medical Center for over a decade. He has been practicing podiatric medicine and surgery for the past 30 years in downtown Baltimore.

For referrals and patient appointments, call 410-955-5165.

 

Charles Love

Charles Love, M.D.

Charles J. Love, M.D., will join the Johns Hopkins Division of Cardiology Electrophysiology and Arrhythmia Service on July 1. Dr. Love will serve as the director of the Johns Hopkins Cardiac Rhythm Device Service. He is one of the foremost international authorities on pacemaker and implantable cardioverter defibrillator implantation and management. Managing patients with all types of heart rhythm disorders, he has particular interest in lead extraction and lead management strategies, with an emphasis on new tools to reduce complications and strategies to reduce infection. 

Dr. Love received his doctor of medicine degree from the University of Pittsburgh in 1983. He completed postdoctoral training in internal medicine and cardiology at the Ohio State University. Board-certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease, he is the president of the International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners. He is a current member of the American Medical Association and a fellow of the American College of Cardiology as well as the American Heart Association, Council on Clinical Cardiology. Dr. Love has been repeatedly recognized nationally as a top doctor. Prior to joining Johns Hopkins, he served from 1988 to 2014 as the director of the Cardiac Rhythm Device Service at the Ohio State University Medical Center, where he was professor of clinical medicine. Dr. Love’s most recent position was as director of the Cardiac Rhythm Device Service at the NYU Langone Medical Center, where he was professor of clinical medicine at NYU.

Dr. Love practices in the Johns Hopkins Outpatient Center, located at 601 North Caroline Street, 7th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21287 and also at Johns Hopkins Green Spring Station, located at 10755 Falls Rd, Lutherville, MD 21093. He performs procedures at The Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Referrals and patient appointments can be made by calling: 443-997-0270

 

Jonathan Chrispin

Jonathan Chrispin, M.D.

Jonathan Chrispin, M.D., will join the Johns Hopkins Medicine Division of Cardiology Electrophysiology and Arrhythmia Service as an assistant professor on July 1. Dr. Chrispin focuses on all aspects of clinical electrophysiology, including pacemaker/defibrillator implantation, complex catheter ablation for atrial and ventricular arrhythmias and laser-lead extraction.

Dr. Chrispin received his B.A. at Harvard College and received his doctor of medicine degree from Vanderbilt University. He completed intern and residency training in internal medicine at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he also completed a fellowship in cardiovascular disease and served as chief clinical cardiac electrophysiology fellow. Dr. Chrispin is board-certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease. He is a member of the American College of Cardiology, the American Heart Association and Heart Rhythm Society.

Dr. Chrispin will see patients in the Johns Hopkins Outpatient Center, located at 601 North Caroline Street, 7th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21287.

For referrals and patient appointments, please call 443-997-0270.

 

Steve Hsu

Steven Hsu, M.D.

Steven Hsu, M.D., will join the Johns Hopkins Medicine Division of Cardiology as an assistant professor on August 2. He specializes in heart failure.

Dr. Hsu received his doctor of medicine degree from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He completed intern and residency training in internal medicine at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he also completed clinical fellowships in cardiology and a postdoctoral fellowship in advanced heart failure/transplant. He is board-certified in internal medicine and is a current member of the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology.

Dr. Hsu practices in the Johns Hopkins Outpatient Center, located at 601 North Caroline Street, 7th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21287.

For referrals and patient appointments, call 443-997-0270.

 

Seamus Whelton

Seamus Whelton, M.D

Seamus Whelton, M.D., M.P.H. has joined the Johns Hopkins Medicine Division of Cardiology as an assistant professor, focusing primarily on prevention and cardiac CT. Dr. Whelton sees patients at Johns Hopkins Green Spring Station, located at 10755 Falls Rd, Lutherville, MD 21093.

Dr. Whelton completed his undergraduate studies at Princeton University followed by a Masters of Public Health in Epidemiology at the Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. He then received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, where he also completed internal medicine residency training. He went on to complete a postdoctoral fellowship at the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. He then completed his cardiology training as a fellow within the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Division of Cardiology.

Referrals and patient appointments can be made by calling: 443-997-0270.

 

Ehud Schmidt

Ehud Schmidt, Ph.D.

Ehud Schmidt, Ph.D., has joined Johns Hopkins Medicine as an associate professor of medicine within the Division of Cardiology. His primary focus will be research, much of which will be centered on MRI physics, MRI imaging and MRI-guided electrophysiology..

Dr. Schmidt received his doctorate of philosophy degree in applied physics and geophysics from Stanford University. He completed a research fellowship in solid state physics at Technion (IIT) in Haifa, Israel. With more than 30 years of experience in the field, Dr. Schmidt most recently served as an associate professor within the Harvard Medical School Department of Radiology as well as a clinical physicist and director of engineering physics at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital Department of Radiology.