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Tamara Beth Horwich, MD

UCLA Physician Tamara Beth  Horwich, MD specializes in Cardiology / Cardiovascular Disease, General Internal Medicine.
Specialty
Cardiology / Cardiovascular Disease, General Internal Medicine
Gender
Female
Language Spoken
English
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
State License Number
A73443
Contact
(310) 825-9011
Fax Number
(310) 206-9111
Email Address
thorwich@mednet.ucla.edu
Voted Super Doctor
PRACTICE LOCATION

100 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 630 East
Los Angeles, CA 90095

MEDICAL BOARD CERTIFICATION
Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2006
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2002, 2012
EDUCATION
Fellowship
Cardiology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2002 - 2006
Residency
Internal Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, 2000 - 2002
Internship
Internal Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, 1999 - 2000
Degree
MD, Columbia University College of Physicians,Surgeons, 1999
CLINICAL INTEREST
Cardiac Imaging, Cardiomyopathy, Congestive Heart Failure, General Cardiology, Heart Transplant Evaluation, Transthoracic Echocardiography
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Research Interest
Heart Failure; Cardiomyopathy; Obesity; Body Composition; Diabetes in Heart Failure; Outcomes; Women and Cardiovascular Disease; Cardiovascular Prevention
Awards & Recognition
Publications
Selected Publications
  1. Chyu J, Tseng C, Horwich TB. Four Variable Risk Model in Men and Women with Heart Failure. Circulation – Heart Failure 2014; 7: 88-95.
  2. Ebong I, Watson KE, Goff DC, Bluemke DA, Srikanthan P, Horwich T, Bertoni AG. Age at Menopause and Incident Heart Failure: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Menopause - The Journal of The North American Menopause Society 2014 21:585-91.
  3. Loh J, Creaser J, Rourke DA, Livingston N, Harrison TK, Vandenbogaart E, Moriguchi J, Hamilton MA, Tseng C, Fonarow GC, Horwich TB. Temporal trends in treatment and outcomes for advanced heart failure patients presenting to a single university center between 1993 and 2010. Circulation – Heart Failure 2013; 6: 411 – 419.
  4. Yancy CW, Jessup M, Bozkurt B, Masoudi F, Butler J, McBride PE, Casey DE, McMurray JJ, Drazner MH, Mitchell JE, Fonarow GC, Peterson PN, Geraci SA, Horwich T, Januzzi JL, Johnson MR, Kasper EK, Levy WC, Riegel B, Sam F, Stevenson LW, Tang W, Tsai EJ, Wilkoff BL. 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure: A Report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation / American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. J Am Coll Cardiol 2013;62:e147–239.
  5. Clark AL, Chyu J, Horwich TB. The Obesity Paradox in Men and Women with Systolic Heart Failure: Sex Specific? Am J Cardiol 2011; 110: 77-82.
  6. Horwich TB, Fonarow GC. Glucose, Obesity, Metabolic Syndrome, and Diabetes: Relationship to Incidence of Heart Failure. J Am Coll Cardiol 2010; 55: 283-293.
  7. Horwich TB, Broderick S, Chen L, et al. The Relationship Between Body Mass Index, Exercise Training, and Outcomes in Chronic Systolic Heart Failure. Am J Card 2011; 108: 1754-9.
  8. Horwich TB, Fonarow GC. Measures of Obesity and Outcomes Following Myocardial Infarction. Circulation 2008; 118: 469-71.
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