Barbara K. Lipton, MD FACC

Barbara K. Lipton M.D. is a graduate of The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. She received her M.D. degree from The State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine where she was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the national honor society.

She completed an internship and residency at the St. Luke’s division of what became St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital and which has now become Mount Sinai West, where she subsequently completed a fellowship in cardiovascular disease. She then spent one additional year as Chief Resident in Internal Medicine at that same hospital.

Dr. Lipton is Board Certified in both Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Diseases. She is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, a member of The American Society of Echocardiography, and has successfully passed the ASCeXAM, which is the National Board of Echocardiography Examination of Special Competence in Adult Echocardiography.

Currently, she is an Attending Physician at St. Luke's Roosevelt and Mount Sinai Hospitals and has earned the title of Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at the Cardiovascular Institute of The Icahn School of Medicine.

Dr. Barbara K. Lipton is Medical Director of her Echocardiography Laboratory, which is certified by the IAC Echocardiography for Adult Transthoracic and Stress Echocardiography.