Holy Cross Hospital further expands its footprint into Palm Beach County
The highly trained team of cardiologists a Cardiology Associates of Boca Ratonhas joined the Holy Cross Medical Group, a multi-specialty physician employed group of more than 140 physicians providing services throughout Broward and Palm Beach counties.
The cardiologists that joined Holy Cross Medical Group on Jan. 1 are Jay Baker, M.D.; Steven Coletti, M.D.; Constance Fields, M.D.; David Funt, M.D.; and Ronald Gabor, M.D. They are all board certified in cardiovascular disease and their respective cardiology specialties.
“We continue to grow the Holy Cross Medical Group with prominent, caring physicians,” said Holy Cross Hospital President and CEO Patrick A. Taylor, M.D. “With Cardiology Associates of Boca Raton, we have further expanded the Holy Cross Hospital footprint into Palm Beach County bringing patients access to our extensive state-of-the-art technology and medical expertise.”
Board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Nuclear Cardiology, Dr. Baker is a board certified member of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology and presently a fellow of the American College of Cardiology. He has actively served as a member of numerous medical organizations including the Palm Beach County Medical Society and the American College of Cardiology. Dr. Baker received a Bachelor of Science degree from Michigan State University and his medical degree from New York Medical College. He trained at Montefiore Hospital at Albert Einstein College of Medicine where he completed his Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine. He completed his Cardiology Fellowship at Westchester County Medical Center, New York Medical College.
A member of various professional organizations and a fellow of the American College of Cardiology, Dr. Coletti is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology. Recognized with several achievement awards, he performs specialized procedures including transesophageal echocardiogram, as well as catheter-based procedures including diagnostic cardiac catherizations, percutaneous balloon angioplasty, rotational atherectomy, coronary stenting and intravascular ultrasound.
Dr. Coletti graduated Summa Cum Laude from Tulane University in New Orleans, where he received the Cagle Memorial prize for outstanding biological research and received his medical degree from the University of Florida College of Medicine. Dr. Coletti completed his Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Miami – Jackson Memorial Hospital and VA Medical Center. He also completed his Cardiology Fellowship and an additional one year Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology at the University of Miami.
Dr. Fields is board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiology and is also a fellow of The American College of Cardiology and other medical organizations in Florida. She trained at Rush-Presbyterian - St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago, completing her internship and residency in internal medicine and her first cardiology fellowship. She went on to study interventional cardiology at Tufts - New England Medical Center in Boston where she participated in many research projects and co-authored several scientific papers. She was an assistant professor in interventional cardiology at St. Elizabeth's Hospital, an affiliate of Tufts - New England Medical Center in Brighton, Mass. Dr. Fields received her bachelor of science degree from the University of Florida and her medical degree from Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago.
Board certified in both Internal Medicine and Cardiology, Dr. Funt is a fellow of the American Board of Cardiology and a member of the Palm Beach Medical Society and American Medical Society. Dr. Funt received an undergraduate degree from Emory University and a medical degree from New York University Medical School where he was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical School Honorary Society. He completed his Internship and Medical Residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Miami-Jackson Memorial Hospital and completed his Cardiology Fellowship at Boston University and Boston City Hospital. He also volunteers his time at the Caridad Center for migrant workers.
Dr. Ronald Gabor is the Medical Director of the Echo Laboratory at Cardiology Associates where his clinical interests include acute and chronic management of congestive heart failure, valvular heart disease and preventive cardiology. He is board certified in Cardiology and frequently lectures in the community on current advances and updates in cardiovascular medicine. Fluent in French, Hebrew and Hungarian, Dr. Gabor, M.D. has his roots in Canada where he received his undergraduate degree in biochemistry and a masters in neuroscience from McGill University in Montreal. He received his medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York.; He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at the Jacobi Medical Center in New York and received his cardiology training and fellowship at the University of Miami – Jackson Memorial Hospital.