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Emmanuel N. Moustakakis, M. D., and Marios D. Gagos, D.O., have been named to the cardiology faculty at New York Hospital Queens.
Dr. Moustakakis, who is serving as director of the Coronary Care Unit, is an interventional cardiologist, has completed fellowships in interventional cardiology and cardiovascular medicine at North Shore University Hospital/Long Island Jewish Health System in Manhasset.
He was a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Texas at Austin and received his medical degree from the University of Texas – Houston Medical School. He completed his internship and residency at New York University School of Medicine/Bellevue Hospital Center.
He has held undergraduate and graduate research positions at Stanford University School of Medicine’s division of cardiovascular medicine, the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, and the division of cardiology at New York University School of Medicine.
Dr. Moustakakis board-certified in cardiovascular diseases and nuclear cardiology, and is fluent in Greek.
Dr. Gagos is a graduate of The State University of New York at Stony Brook, with a degree in pharmacology. He received his medical degree from the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, and served his residency and cardiology fellowship at Winthrop University Hospital. He has a special interest in nuclear cardiology and is pursuing an MBA degree from New York Institute of Technology.
Dr. Gagos has been involved in medical research since his training as a cardiologist, when he won several awards including the Outstanding Achievement in Medical Research Award at Winthrop University Hospital as well as Internal Medicine Resident of the Year.
Studies in which he has participated have been published notable journals including the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, and he has presented at the annual scientific meeting of the American College of Cardiology.
Dr. Gagos is a member of the Hellenic medical society and has been actively involved in the Greek-American community. In 2004, he was a volunteer medical assistant at the Olympic Games in Athens, Greece. In his new position at NYHQ, he will play an important role in promoting optimal cardiovascular health and care for the Greek-American community.