Dr. Jeffery Fenster - Cardiologist in Palm Beach Gardens FL

Dr. Jeffrey Fenster is board-certified in general and interventional cardiology. He received his bachelor's degree in biology from The University of Texas and his doctorate of medicine degree from Sackler School of Medicine in Tel Aviv, Israel. He completed his internship and residency in the Division of Internal Medicine at the Beth Israel Medical Center in New York.

For nearly a decade, Dr. Jeffrey Fenster and the Cardiac Institute of the Palm Beaches, PA, has been providing patients in Palm Beach Gardens and Jupiter unparalleled personalized care. Dr. Fenster and his staff deliver not only exceptional professionalism and service but the ultimate in state-of-the-art technology.

Dr. Fenster is certified in internal medicine as well as general and interventional cardiology, so his patients rarely require multiple physicians in the diagnostic process. From nuclear stress tests to echocardiograms and EKGs to monitoring blood levels and heart rhythms, the Cardiac Institute of the Palm Beaches, PA, offers virtually every available diagnostic tool in-house. Dr. Fenster also performs cardiac catheterization, angioplasty, and stent placement for his patients at the local hospital.

At the Cardiac Institute of the Palm Beaches, Dr. Fenster’s focus is the whole patient, and prevention of heart disease is the best medicine. His in-house nutritionist and exclusive Palm Beach Heartstrong fitness program in partnership with several local country clubs punctuate this belief. For the care, concern, and time he gives each patient, Dr. Fenster and the Cardiac Institute of the Palm Beaches is the northern Palm Beaches’ premiere cardiology practice.

At the Cardiac Institute, attention to our patients is what sets us apart. Given that cardiology is an ongoing science, innovations within our field are always on the forefront of technology.  Dr. Jeffrey Fenster is on the cutting edge of this technology by incorporating the following elements into his practice:

  • Electronic Medical Records system
  • Electronic scheduling system
  • E-prescribing
  • Accredited and certified nuclear stress lab
  • Accredited and certified echocardiology lab
  • Participant in the American College of Cardiology's IC3 Program for the Physician Quality Reporting Initiative

Jeffrey S. Fenster, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Employment:

Cardiac Institute of the Palm Beaches, PA
Interventional and General Cardiologist
August 2005-current

Cardiovascular Medical Specialists of the Palm Beaches, PA
Associate Interventional and General Cardiologist
August 2002-August 2005

Fellowships:

Interventional Cardiology
Division of Cardiology at Jackson Memorial Hospital / University of Miami, Miami, FL
July 2001-June 2002

General Cardiology
Division of Cardiology at Jackson Memorial Hospital / University of Miami, Miami, FL
July 1998-July 2001

Residency:

Internal Medicine
Albert Einstein School of Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine at Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY
July 1996-July 1998

Internship:

Internal Medicine
Albert Einstein School of Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine at Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY
July 1995-July 1996

Education:

Doctor of Medicine
Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel
July 1991-June 1995

Bachelor of Arts in Biology
University of Texas, Austin, Texas
August 1989-May 1991

American University, Washington, D.C.
August 1987-May 1989

Research:

“Survival with Community-Wide Police Car Deployment of Automated External Defibrillators in a Large Metropolitan Area”
Division of Cardiology, Jackson Memorial Hospital / University of Miami, Jeffrey Scott Fenster, M.D., Mauricio Velez, M.D., Robert J. Myerburg, M.D. Presented at North American Society for Pacing and Electrophysiology, 2001

“Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Mechanisms, Police and Fire Rescue Response Times and Survival”
Division of Cardiology, Jackson Memorial Hospital / University of Miami, Mauricio Velez, M.D., Jeffrey Scott Fenster, M.D., Robert J. Myerburg, M.D. Presented at North American Society for Pacing and Electrophysiology, 2001

“A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Ad5.1FGF4 in Patients with Stable Angina”
Division of Cardiology, Jackson Memorial Hospital / University of Miami, Rafael Sequeira, M.D., Eduardo de Marchena, M.D., Alexandre Ferreira, M.D., Jeffrey Scott Fenster, M.D. 2001

Tactics-TIMI 18 Trial
Division of Cardiology, Jackson Memorial Hospital / University of Miami, Eduardo de Marchena, M.D., Esther Levine, M.D., Jeffrey Scott Fenster, M.D., July 1999-December 2000

"The Impact of Anxiety Reduction in Patients Undergoing Cardiac Catherization"
Department of Cardiology, Beth Israel Medical Center / Albert Einstein School of Medicine, Steven F. Horowitz, M.D., Thomas Killip, M.D., Yaacov S. Weiss, M.D., Jeffrey Scott Fenster, M.D., July 1996-July 1998

Honors:

Marvin Stein Fellow of the Year, Jackson Memorial Hospital / University of Miami, June 2002

Chief Cardiology Fellow, Jackson Memorial Hospital / University of Miami, July 2001-July 2002

Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence, Clinical Year of Studies in Medicine, Sackler School of Medicine, 1994

Additional Work Experience:

Emergency Room Attending Physician, Miami Veterans Administration Hospital, October 1998-July 1999

Medical Code Team, New York Knickerbockers Basketball Team, 1995-1996

Beth Israel Medical Center Medical Board Representative, 1995-1997

Beth Israel Medical Center House Staff Organization Representative, 1995-1997

Administrative Intern for the Director of the Phillips Ambulatory Care Center, 1995

Medical Licensure and Organizational Membership:

Fellow, American College of Cardiology

Diplomate in Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine with added qualifications in Interventional Cardiology

Diplomate in Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine Florida State License

Member, Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography

Former Advisory Board Member, Palm Beach Gardens High School Medical Magnet Program