Marcus St. John Miami Herald Business Monday



Name: Dr. Marcus St. John

New position: Medical director of cardiac catheterization at Baptist Health South Florida’s Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute. He is a cardiologist with HeartWell, a group of cardiologists in the Kendall and Coral Gables area.

From: St. John, an interventional cardiologist, has been affiliated with Baptist since 2004, arriving straight from his fellowship. He was the chair of the continuous quality Improvement committee at Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute, which helped to achieve Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence (ACE) for the cath lab, and he serves on a number of committees within MCVI.

Education: After completing a degree at Johns Hopkins University, he graduated from Harvard Medical School and completed his medical internship at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, then returned to Johns Hopkins for his residency in cardiology and fellowship in interventional cardiology.

Also: St. John is a founding partner in HeartWell. He is also on HeartWell’s board of managing partners, and one of three partners on its executive committee.

Best advice: From my parents: Give your best effort at whatever you are doing, and to treat others as you would want to be treated. From my wife: Do the best you can in the time available.