Department Cardiovascular Medicine
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida - West Palm Beach Cardiol
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

  • Abnormal EKG
  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Amyloid Sarcoid Heart Disease
  • Amyloidosis
  • Angina
  • Aorta Disease
  • Aortic Aneurysms
  • Aortic Insufficiency
  • Aortic Regurgitation
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Ascending Aortic Aneurysm
  • Atherosclerosis (vascular)
  • Atrial Septal Defects
  • Cardiac Disease
  • Cardiac Dyspnea
  • Cardiac Shunts
  • Cardiac Tumors
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy Valvular
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardiovascular Disease in Women
  • Cardiovascular Risk Prevention
  • Chest Pain
  • Coarctation Of The Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenital Valve Disease
  • Constrictive-Pericarditis
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Coronary Insufficiency
  • Diabetic Heart Disease
  • Diastolic Dysfunction
  • DiGeorge Syndrome
  • Diseases of the Aorta
  • Ebstein Anomaly
  • Endocarditis
  • Enlarged Aorta
  • Enlarged Heart
  • Fabry's Disease
  • Hardening of the Arteries
  • Heart Attack
  • Heart Conditions
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Disease - Women
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Related Illnesses
  • Heart Rhythm Problems
  • Heart Valve Disease
  • Heart Valve Infections
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  • Infective Endocarditis
  • Infiltrative Cardiomyopathy
  • Ischemic Heart Disease
  • Kawasaki Disease
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Stenosis with Insufficiency
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Myocarditis
  • Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Palpitations
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Patent Foramen Ovale
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericardial Effusion
  • Pericarditis
  • Prosthetic Valve Dysfunction
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Pulmonic Regurgitation
  • Pulmonic Stenosis
  • Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
  • Rheumatic Heart Disease
  • Shortness Of Breath
  • Situs Inversus
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Tetralogy Of Fallot
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Tricuspid Regurgitation
  • Tricuspid Stenosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Tricuspid Valve Disorder
  • Valve Prosthesis
  • Valvular Heart Disease
  • Vegetation on the Aortic Valve
  • Ventricular Septal Defects
View all 90 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Jacobi Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease
Bronx, NY USA

Residency - Montefiore Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Bronx, NY USA

Internship - Montefiore Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Bronx, NY USA

Medical School - State University of New York Downstate Medical Center


  • Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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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 3/14/2018, Dr. Shifrin 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.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* 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

310 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 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Knows Medical History 4.8
Time Spent with Patient 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

27 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2018

My healthcare by Dr. Shifrin has always been a positive experience. He listens, advises and is very caring. I would not hesitate to recommend him to family and friends.

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2018

Dr. Shifrin always includes me in each aspect of my care. He has set up a follow up Echo. He is very thorough!

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2018

Great doctor, great office. Very professional and capable. Have high confidence in all manners of care etc in this office,

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2018

I found that Cleveland clinic and especially Dr Shifrin are easy to deal with . I always get treated well , with respect and always get the answers I need . Good place to go to

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2018

Dr. Shifrin has always been prompt and on time for my appointments. I have no idea what it may be like to wait for him!

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2018

Dr. Gary Shifrin has EVERY trait and characteristic that I could ever want or expect from a medical provider that I have entrusted to take care of my health and well being. Despite the gravity of my conditions I feel somewhat comfortable and protected in knowing he is "there" for me.

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2018

Dr. Shifrin is always in good humor which makes me feel very comfortable.

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2018

Dr. Shifrin is one of the only doctors I know who is ALWAYS on time when he sees me and my husband.

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2018

Doctor order additional tests which were needed

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2018

The provider took his time with me and was great

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2018

The doctor was excellent.

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2018

Doctor Shifrin is very much aware Oh my health And does not hesitate to tell me like it is Great Doctor

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2018

Dr. Shifrin explains everything very clearly. Doesn't rush you and I feel like I could call him for anything

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2018

Dr. Shifrin is a excellent cardiologist who watches my a-fib condition carefully with regular six-month checkups, which include an EKG each time. I am lucky to have him as my cardiologist. The staff is always helpful and courteous. I get monthly INR blood tests and the INR staff also is very knowledgeable and helpful.

Reviewed on Jun 12, 2018

Dr. Shifrin was professional, knowledgeable, kind and empathetic. He understood my questions and answered me in a polite manner. He did not talk down to me, he spoke to me. He was very comfortable to speak with.

Reviewed on May 29, 2018

wish all my doctors were like dr. shifrin

Reviewed on May 18, 2018

I wish all my doctors offices were as good as yours

Reviewed on May 9, 2018

Great *Dr. Shifrin the best.

Reviewed on May 8, 2018

so glad you opened in Wellington . very convenient. Dr Shifrin has always been on time and is respectful of my time. rare quality of a Doctor. he is knowledgeable , discusses my health in a way I understand and always makes my visit easy. the staff is great too!

Reviewed on May 3, 2018

Dr. Shifrin always takes time to explain everything and to listen to my concerns.

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2018

Would never see any Dr, except Dr.Shifrin (about 20 years now)

Reviewed on Apr 17, 2018

I always have a good experience with Dr? Shifren. He is an excellent doctor with a very pleasant manner.

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2018

I feel that Dr. Shifrin is an excellent Cardiologist and I feel very confortable being in his care.

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2018


Reviewed on Apr 9, 2018

Dr Shifrin has a friendly and professional manner

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2018

no questions on medication no follow-up

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2018

Discussed, recommended and prescribed additional meds to control blood pressure with follow up appointment to monitor results

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