Treatment & Services
- Biventricular Pacemaker
- Cardiovascular Medicine Department
- Exercise and Cardiovascular Disease
- George M & Linda H Kaufman Center for Heart Failure
- Heart Failure Section
- Heart Transplantation
- Myocardial Viability Imaging
- Nuclear Medicine SPECT Brain Scan
- Ventricular Assist Device
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Dilated Cardiomyopathy
- Familial Cardiomyopathy
- Heart Failure
- Heart Failure In Women
- Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
- Infiltrative Cardiomyopathy
- Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
- Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
- Sarcoid Heart Disease
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Massachusetts General Hospital
Heart Failure/Cardiac Transplantation
Boston, MA USA
Fellowship - New England Medical Center
Boston, MA USA
Residency - National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute
Bethesda, MD USA
Residency - Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis, MO USA
Medical School - Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD USA
Undergraduate - Brandeis University
Waltham, MA USA
- Nuclear Cardiology
- Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease
- Internal Medicine - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
Cardiomyopathy, cardiac tumors, heart failure, heart transplantation, ventricular assist device, heart failure in women
Awards & Honors
- AHA grant awarded for creating a model to predict survival in ambulatory women and men with severe systolic heart failure
Research & Publications
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146 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.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.9|
|Knows Medical History||4.9|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
18 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Jul 9, 2018
dr Hsich was considerate of me, my historical providers and suggesting future activities.
Reviewed on Jun 18, 2018
DR. Hsich seemed rushed and unwilling to talk about my current status and any plans (or not) for the future. Usually she has been willing to answer all questions this time she was not as forthcoming as she has been in the past. Considering the state of my CAV at this point I feel more than a bit ill-at-ease (put off) about the whole situation.
Reviewed on Jun 14, 2018
Dr. Hsish is an absolute gem! She is familiar with my case, works hard to stay informed, and has been a source for motivation in recovery. She is probably the best provider we could have found. She's great.
Reviewed on Jun 8, 2018
Dr. Hsich is always highly professional, extremely knowledgeable in her field, and deeply concerned about her patients' well-being. She is outstanding at explaining technical details in everyday terms.
Reviewed on Jun 1, 2018
I just mentioned to my wife how fortunate I was to have Dr. Hsish as one of my cardiac docs. She truly cares about her patients & it really shows!
Reviewed on May 18, 2018
In keeping it short and to the point Dr Hsich is the greatest doctor I've ever dealt with
Reviewed on May 16, 2018
Dr Hsich was very pleasant and took the time to explain what she thought was the reason for my heart condition and what would hep me.
Reviewed on May 10, 2018
Doctor is very caring and knowledgeable of medical conditions.
Reviewed on May 10, 2018
Doctor is patient with us therefore we're patient with her.....A wonderful Physician!
Reviewed on Apr 27, 2018
DrHsich best doctor explains thoroughly takes time with u and follows up with more than one concerned telephone calls. love her
Reviewed on Apr 27, 2018
Dr Hsich took time with us and we didn't mind waiting her doing the same with patient before us
Reviewed on Feb 23, 2018
Dr Hsich is awesome!! She is one of the best Cardiologist I have ever met. She and Dr Hammer are at the top!
Reviewed on Jan 26, 2018
One of the most in tune Dr's I have had. She spent time evaluating every change and adjusted to get me where I needed to be.
Reviewed on Nov 13, 2017
Descriptions of treatment and reasonings are always very to the point, precise and any questions are answered or followed up on understandably, always. Relatives who are health care professionals have accompanied me to several of my appointments and they are extremely impressed with my experiences during my appointments...professionalism, extent of knowledge of my personal case and my history, the expressed care and concern.
Reviewed on Nov 10, 2017
she was excellent in her instruction she gave me about my health.
Reviewed on Oct 26, 2017
Everything typed on sheet. I really like that.
Reviewed on Oct 10, 2017
Dr. Hisch shows me a great deal of respect by allowing me to discuss and of the ideas or plan she has of new medicines or procedures. I am so appreciative. I have had problems with Doctors who don't let me have a say. who think that I should do what they say. But, it's not their body and I sometimes know what's best for myself. They are no longer my Doctor. This is one of the many reason that Dr.Hsich is the very best!
Reviewed on Sep 11, 2017
I was provided with excellent care.
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