Yaron Elad, MD, FACC


Yaron Elad, MD, FACC is a cardiologist at the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute. Dr. Elad is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular diseases and nuclear cardiology. He is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology.

In addition to Dr. Elad’s extensive clinical experience, his research interests include chronic angina and stress myocardial perfusion imaging. His research has been published in numerous peer-reviewed journals including the Journal of Nuclear Medicine, Journal of the American College of Cardiology and the New England Journal of Medicine. An author of many abstracts, Dr. Elad has also written a chapter on computed tomography of the heart in the Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine. He serves on many committees throughout the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

After graduating from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) with a bachelor’s of science in psychobiology and Jewish Studies, Dr Elad earned his medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York. He completed an internal medicine internship and residency at the Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City. Dr. Elad then completed a  fellowship in cardiovascular diseases at the Los Angeles County Harbor-UCLA Medical Center.

Dr. Elad is fluent in Hebrew.

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