Michael Ozner, MD

Michael Ozner, MD, a board-certified cardiologist, Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and of the American Heart Association, medical director of the Center for Prevention and Wellness at Baptist Health South Florida in Miami and voluntary clinical assistant professor of medicine/cardiology at University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. Dr. Ozner is also author of The Great American Heart Hoax, Heart Attack Proof and The Complete Mediterranean Diet. DrOzner.com

Cardiovascular Disease

Triglycerides: The Heart Threat You Should Not Ignore

When it comes to heart disease risk, most people are aware of the threat high cholesterol poses—in fact, nearly one…

Heart

Is High HDL Cholesterol Always Good?

HDL is known as the “good” type of cholesterol, but that is not always true. How to make sense of your cholesterol readings…

Heart Attack

Become Heart Attack Proof—Here Are the Tests and Other Strategies You Really Need…

There are few things as reassuring as hearing your doctor say that your cholesterol levels are “normal.” But don’t assume…

Heart

The Great American Heart Hoax

More than one million people get needless cardiac surgery every year. Don't be one of them. Americans get more than…

Heart

New Marker for Heart Health

"Apo B" Measurement More Effective Than Simple Cholesterol Counts In the ongoing search for "the" important marker of cardiac risk,…