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Joel Sklar, MD, FACC

Practice / Group:

Cardiovascular Center of Marin

Specialties:

Cardiology

Accepting Patients:

Yes

Address

2 Bon Air Road
Suite 100
Larkspur, CA 94939
Phone: 1-415-927-0666
Fax: 1-415-927-6168


Personal Statement

Dr. Sklar has been practicing Cardiology in Marin since 1982. He believes in carefully balancing risks and benefits when deciding what tests and procedures to perform; not everything that can be done needs to be done. Patients should be fully educated and should fully participate in clinical decisions. It is about getting the best possible clinical outcome with the least risk, cost and inconvenience. His clinical interests include coronary disease and prevention, heart failure and arrhythmias.


Medical Education

University of California, San Diego

Internship

University of California, San Diego, Internal Medicine

Residency

University of California, San Diego, Internal Medicine

Fellowship

  • University of Colorado, Cardiovascular Medicine

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Critical Care Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Interventional Cardiology

Professional Societies & Affiliations

  • American College of Cardiology, Fellow
  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine / Cardiology, UCSF
  • Chief Medical Officer, Marin General Hospital

Honors & Awards

  • Best Doctors in America, Multiple Occasions
  • [415] Top Doctor, Marin Magazine, Multiple Occasions
  • Pacific Sun - Best Cardiologist in Marin (2017 & 2018)