Jonathan M. Tobis, MD

Jonathan M. Tobis, MD

Interventional Cardiology
Primary Location
Cardiovascular Center
100 Medical Plaza
Suite 630 West
Los Angeles, California 90095
Phone
Fax
310-825-9014

About

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  • Born December 31, 1947 Brooklyn, New York
  • Graduated from Amherst College, Honors in Chemistry 1969 Albert Einstein College of Medicine 1973
  • Residency Training in New York and University Of California, Irvine 1973-1976
  • Fellowship in Cardiology, University of California, Irvine 1977-1978
  • Assistant, Associate, and Professor of Medicine in Cardiology at UC Irvine 1978-1999
  • Clinical Professor of Medicine in Cardiology at UCLA 1995-Present
  • Present: Clinical Professor of Medicine in Cardiology at UCLA, David Geffen School of Medicine, Director of Interventional Cardiology Research
  • Dr. Tobis was the Director of Interventional Cardiology at UCLA. He continues to see cardiology patients in consultation. His specialty is problems associated with PFO (patent foramen ovale)

Patient Stories

On Top of the World

Languages

English

Education

Medical Board Certifications

Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1979
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1976

Fellowship

UC Irvine Medical Center, 1978

Residencies

UC Irvine College of Medicine, 1976
Lincoln Medical & Mental Health Center, 1975

Internship

Lincoln Medical & Mental Health Center, 1974

Degree

Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Yeshiva University, MD, 1973

Recognition

  • MSCAI: Master Fellow of Society of Cardiac Angiography and Interventions.
  • UCLA cardiologist receives top designation from professional medical society
  • Voted one of America's Top Doctors by US News and World Reports
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Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center

Research

Interests

  • Angioplasty
  • Intravascular Imaging
  • Structural Heart Disease
  • PFO
  • ASD

In the News

Interventionalist vs Neurologist: RESPECT for Both Sides of the PFO Closure Debate (tctmd.com)
PREMIUM Trial: PFO Closure Primarily Benefits Migraine Patients With Aura (tctmd.com)
Patent Foramen Ovale: To Close or Not to Close? (cardiovascularbusiness.com)
'Visual Migraine' Linked to PFO (medpagetoday.com)
Headache or No Headache, PFO-Related Auras Have Same Cause (tctmd.com)

Awards

Honors

  • Named a "Master Fellow of the Society of Cardiac Angiography and Interventions (MSCAI)"