Department Cardiovascular Medicine
Primary Location Tomsich Health and Medical Center of Palm Beach Co
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Aortic Dissection
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiomyopathy Radiation
  • Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Coronary Artery Calcium Score
  • Dobutamine Stress Echo Test
  • Echocardiogram
  • Echocardiography
  • Exercise Stress Echo Test
  • General Cardiology
  • Preventive Cardiology
  • Stress Echocardiography
  • Stress Testing
  • Transesophageal Echocardiogram (TEE)
View all 14 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Acquired Adult Cardiac Disease
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes
  • Acute Myocardial Infarction
  • Advanced Ischemic Heart Disease
  • Angina
  • Aorta Disease
  • Aortic Regurgitation
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Arrhythmia
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Bradyarrhythmias
  • Cardiac Dyspnea
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardiovascular Risk Prevention
  • Chronic Heart Failure
  • Complex Coronary Artery Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Diabetic Heart Disease
  • Diastolic Dysfunction
  • Ebstein Anomaly
  • Emergency Cardiology
  • Heart Attack
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Valve Disease
  • Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  • Left Ventricular Hypertrophy (LVH)
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericarditis
  • Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)
  • Prosthetic Valve Dysfunction
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Rheumatic Heart Disease
  • Shortness Of Breath
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
View all 41 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University of Florida College of Medicine - Shands Medical Center
Gainesville, FL USA

Fellowship - Cornell University Medical College
New York, NY USA

Internship - New York Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Medical Center
Internal Medicine
New York, NY USA

Residency - New York Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Medical Center
Internal Medicine
New York, NY USA

Medical Education - SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Brooklyn, NY USA

Additional Training

  • Medical School  SUNY Downstate. 1969
  • Intern   NY Presbyterian- Weill Cornell. 1970
  • Resident  Weill Cornell 1972
  • Cardiology Fellow   Weill Cornell 1973
  • Cardiology Fellow    Univ Florida 1976
  • Clinical Instructor Yale University 1979

Professional Highlights

  • Chief of Cardiology JFK Medical Center 1985-2007
  • Board of Trustees 2002-2009. Chairman 2007-2009


  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease


  • Fellow American College of Cardiology
  • American Heart Association
  • Fellow, College of Chest Physicians
Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 4/1/2019, Dr. Ray has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

202 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Listens 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Knows Medical History 4.8
Time Spent with Patient 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

30 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2019

great doctor, great office experience

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2019

very efficient and friendly staff. Dr. ray explained everything in easy-to-understand detail. No long waits.

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2019

excellent experience and very glad I was referred to Dr. Ray

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2019

Dr. Ray explained the issues extremely well -much more clearly than my regular md

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2019

Dr. Ray has been my physician for many years and hope he will be for many more.

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2019

Extremely professional setting absolutely appreciate Dr. Rays professionalism.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2019

Dr. Ray is not only a brilliant physician but he is kind and personable. He is the best Doctor I go to!

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2019

great experience. Dr Ray took alot of time with me and was very thorough in his examination.

Reviewed on May 21, 2019

Great doctor, very knowledgeable and attentive.

Reviewed on May 17, 2019

can't say enough good about Dr. Ray.great doctor

Reviewed on May 13, 2019

all was good Doctor Ray is great

Reviewed on May 13, 2019

Doctor Ray is very good Doctor and person

Reviewed on May 6, 2019

Dr. Ray is very competent

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2019

Dr Ray was great

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2019

I have been seeing Dr Ray for a while. He is wonderful and easy to talk to. Will see him as long as I can.

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2019

He is the best doctor ever!!!!!

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2019

Dr. Ray increased my knowledge about my condition and I am grateful.

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2019

Dr. Ray took the time explained everything to me in detail and with words that I understood since I don't have a medical background. I am so glad I called the Cleveland Clinic and was referred to Dr. Ray.

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2019

I have already referred Dr. Ray to a friend

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2019

Dr Ray and his staff absolutely the best

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2019

Good care from a caring Physician

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2018

Dr. Ray is an amazing doctor who takes all the necessary time to explain everything and does not mind many questions asked to him. I wish every doctor was like him. He is very knowledgeable and share that knowledge.

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2018

The nurse who took my vitals was extremely good and compasionate towards me. She was excellent same like Dr. Ray.

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2018

Dr. Ray and staff were great

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2018

Dr. Ray is the best!

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2018

Dr. Michael Ray as always was wonderful to me as well as the office staff.

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2018

Dr. Michael Ray has been my cardiologist for over sixteen plus years since my old cardiologist retired and he gave me the name of Dr. Michael Ray. He is an expert in his knowledge and his manner of treating me is the most respectful and kind and thoughtful of any physician I know.

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2018

Dr Rey is an excellent calming doctor who I have much respect for

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2018

I'm still having test done to see if any treatment or medications should be taken ,but i am very confident that the doctor will help

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2018

Dr. Ray told me all I needed to know. I'd recommend him to anyone who needed a cardiologist. He's what every doctor should be.

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