Ralph Lewis Sacco , MD

Public Health & General Preventive Medicine , Neurology and Psychiatry

(305) 243-6732

University Of Miami Medical Group
1150 NW 14th St Ste 609
Miami, FL 33136

Overview

v:* (behavior:url(#default#VML);)o:* (behavior:url(#default#VML);)w:* (behavior:url(#default#VML);).shape (behavior:url(#default#VML);) Ralph L. Sacco, MD, MS, is the Chairman of Neurology, Olemberg Family Chair in Neurological Disorders, Miller Professor of Neurology, Epidemiology, and Human Genetics at the Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami and Chief of the Neurology Service at Jackson Memorial Hospital. He graduated from Cornell University with distinction, received his medical degree cum laude from Boston University School of Medicine in Massachusetts, and a masters degree in epidemiology from Columbia University, School of Public Health. Dr. Sacco completed his residency in neurology at Presbyterian Hospital of the City of New York. He completed his postdoctoral training in stroke and epidemiology at Columbia under a NINDS-funded neuroepidemiology training grant. Dr. Saccos clinical research activities began in 1980 when he participated in the Framingham Heart Study. Since then, he has published extensively in the areas of stroke prevention, treatment, risk factors and stroke recurrence, with more than 475 original articles, case reports, book chapters, abstracts and communications to his credit. Dr. Sacco is a fellow of the Stroke and Epidemiology Councils of the American Heart Association, a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology, a member of the American Neurological Association. He is also a current member of the Board for the American Academy of Neurology and past president of the New York City AHA Board. He is a member of the Stroke Prevention Advisory Panel of the National Stroke Association and chair of the Stroke Advisory Committee of the American Stroke Association. He has been awarded the 2006 Feinberg Award for Excellence in Clinical Stroke and the 2007 Chairmans Award from the American Heart Association. In 2008, he received the Javits Award in Neuroscience and was inducted into the American Association of Physicians. v:* (behavior:url(#default#VML);)o:* (behavior:url(#default#VML);)w:* (behavior:url(#default#VML);).shape (behavior:url(#default#VML);)

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 38 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: Boston University School Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1983

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • University Of Miami Hospital
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital

Specialties: Public Health & General Preventive Medicine , Neurology and Psychiatry

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Ambetter Sunshine Balanced MRF
  • Avmed Choice
  • AvMed Empower
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida myBlue
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry FL Employer Group HMO Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Florida Blue BlueCare HMO
  • Florida Blue BlueOptions
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana HMO Premier
  • Humana HMO Select
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Humana South Florida HUMx HMOx
  • Molina Mrktplace FL
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Neighborhood Health Partnership Commercial
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Sacco's Office Information

University Of Miami Medical Group
1150 NW 14th St Ste 609
Miami, FL 33136
(305) 243-6732

Fax: (305) 524-3467
Website: www.uhealthsystem.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Doctor Sacco's Other Office Information

University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine
1120 NW 14th St
Miami, FL 33136

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Fax:(305) 524-3467
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

University Miami Hospital Neurology
1120 NW 14th St Ste 1353
Miami, FL 33136
(305) 243-6175

Fax:
Website:www.uhealthsystem.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

View All Public Health & General Preventive Medicine , Neurology and Psychiatry Specialist Doctors in Miami, FL