Jose Ricardo F Po, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
1000 Oakland Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
Jose Ricardo Po, MD, is a non-invasive cardiologist. He obtained his bachelor's degree in biology from the University of the Philippines in 2002. He graduated cum laude from the University of Santo Tomas - Faculty of Medicine and Surgery in Manila, Philippines in 2006. After earning his medical degree he completed a one-year internship at the University of the Philippines - Philippine General Hospital. He completed his internal medicine residency at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center in 2012 in New York and later on completed his cardiology fellowship at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh in 2017. Aside from training in clinical cardiology, Dr. Po also completed an advanced cardiac imaging fellowship at Mount Sinai St. Luke's Hospital and is trained in multiple cardiac imaging modalities which include echocardiography, nuclear cardiology and cardiac CT/MRI.
- American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)
Education and Training
- Fellowship 2017, Cardiovascular Disease, Temple University
- Fellowship 2014, Advanced Cardiac Imaging, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
- Residency 2012, Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
- Internship 2007, University of the Philippines Manila
- MD 2006, University of Santo Tomas
- BS 2002, Biology, University of the Philippines Manila
Argulian E., Argulian E., Po J., Uretsky S., Uretsky S., Uretsky S., Kommaraju K., Kommaraju K., Patel S., Patel S., Agarwal V., Agarwal V., Cohen R., Cohen R., Rozanski A., Rozanski A. Comparison of the current reasons for undergoing pharmacologic stress during echocardiographic and radionuclide stress testing Journal of Nuclear Cardiology. 2017;24(2):546-554. doi: 10.1007/s12350-016-0398-2.
Po J., Tong M., Grove E., Biederman R. Incremental value of contrast echocardiography in the evaluation of a cardiac thrombus Echocardiography. 2017;34(2):296-298. doi: 10.1111/echo.13431.
Halpern D.G., Halpern D.G., Swistel D.G., Swistel D.G., Po J.R., Joshi R., Winson G., Arabadjian M., Arabadjian M., Lopresto C., Kushner J., Kushner J., Kim B., Balaram S.K., Sherrid M.V., Sherrid M.V., Sherrid M.V. Echocardiography before and after resect-plicate-release surgical myectomy for obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 2015;28(11):1318-1328. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2015.07.002.
Po J., Chaudhry F., Balasundaram K., Shami W., Penesetti S., Kommaraju K., Mohareb S., Patel S., Agarwal V., Argulian E. Prognostic value of stress echocardiography in patients presenting with syncope Echocardiography. 2015;32(9):1352-1358. doi: 10.1111/echo.12874.
Po J.R.F., Po J.R.F., Kim B., Aslam F., Aslam F., Arabadjian M., Arabadjian M., Winson G., Cantales D., Kushner J., Kornberg R., Sherrid M.V., Sherrid M.V. Doppler Systolic Signal Void in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Apical Aneurysm and Severe Obstruction without Elevated Intraventricular Velocities Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 2015;28(12):1462-1473. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2015.08.015.
Supariwala A., Po J., Mohareb S., Aslam F., Kaddaha F., Mian Z., Chaudhry F., Otokiti A., Chaudhry F. Prevalence and long-term prognosis of patients with complete bundle branch block (right or left bundle branch) with normal left ventricular ejection fraction referred for stress echocardiography Echocardiography. 2015;32(3):483-489. doi: 10.1111/echo.12680.
Uretsky S., Chokshi N., Kobrinski T., Agarwal S., Po J., Awan H., Jagarlamudi A., Gudiwada S., D'Avino R., Rozanski A. The interplay of physician awareness and reporting of incidentally found coronary artery calcium on the clinical management of patients who underwent noncontrast chest computed tomography American Journal of Cardiology. 2015;115(11):1513-1517. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2015.02.051.
Agarwal V., El Hayek G., Chavez P., Po J.R., Herzog E., Argulian E. A structured, parsimonious approach to establish the cause of moderate-to-large pericardial effusion American Journal of Cardiology. 2014;114(3):479-482. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2014.05.018.
Barbhaiya C., Po J., Hanon S., Schweitzer P. T<inf>peak</inf>-T<inf>end</inf> and T<inf>peak</inf>-T<inf>end</inf>/QT ratio as markers of ventricular arrhythmia risk in cardiac resynchronization therapy patients PACE - Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology. 2013;36(1):103-108. doi: 10.1111/pace.12031.
Po J., Halpern D., Tabaksblat M., Agarwal V., Uretsky S. Coronary artery aneurysm and fistula with left ventricular drainage Canadian Journal of Cardiology. 2013;29(12):1743.e5-1743.e6. doi: 10.1016/j.cjca.2013.09.006.
Shimada Y., Po J., Kanei Y., Schweitzer P. Prognostic impact of terminal T wave inversions on presentation in patients with ST-Elevation myocardial infarction undergoing urgent percutaneous coronary intervention Journal of Electrocardiology. 2013;46(1):2-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jelectrocard.2012.09.004.