Dr. Simon Shakar MD Cardiologist

Dr. Simon Shakar is a cardiologist in Aurora, Colorado and is affiliated with University of Colorado Hospital. He received his medical degree from St Joseph's University Medical School and has been in practice for 25 years. He is one of 45 doctors at University of Colorado Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

University of Colorado Hospital
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Mississippi Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1991–1994

University of Colorado
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1993–1998

St Joseph's University Medical School
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

CO State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Giving voice to patients' and family caregivers' needs in chronic heart failure: implications for palliative care programs.
Bekelman, D. B., Nowels, C. T., Retrum, J. H., Allen, L. A., Shakar, S., Hutt, E., Heyborne, T., Main, D. S., Kutner, J. S.

Carvedilol for the treatment of benign prostatic hypertrophy in patients with heart failure?
Rohrer, C. K., Page, R. L., Shakar, S. F., Lindenfeld, J.

Outpatient palliative care for chronic heart failure: a case series.
Bekelman, D. B., Nowels, C. T., Allen, L. A., Shakar, S., Kutner, J. S., Matlock, D. D.

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