History of Heart Disease

Service: Topics: Organization:
Long Beach Medical Center
Gregory S. Thomas, MD, MPH, FACC, FASNC
Featured speaker:

Gregory S. Thomas, MD, MPH, FACC, FASNC

Medical Director, MemorialCare Heart & Vascular Institute at Long Beach Medical Center
Specialties:
  • Cardiology, Internal Medicine

Dr. Thomas is the medical director for the MemorialCare Heart & Vascular Institute at Long Beach Medical Center.

Bringing more than 25 years of clinical, research and leadership experience, Dr. Thomas' vision for the future is to increase philanthropy, develop more research opportunities, build on a culture of excellence and create more synergy between physicians, clinical staff and the hospital.

Podcast Summary

Heart disease is the No.1 killer of American men and women. While most people blame modern lavish lifestyles for the prevalence of heart disease, there could be more to the history of heart disease.