Dael Geft, MD is board certified in advanced heart failure/transplant cardiology, internal medicine, cardiovascular diseases, echocardiography,and nuclear cardiology. He earned his bachelor’s degree in philosophy and religion at Columbia University and his medical degree at the Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel. He completed his internship and residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center followed by fellowship in cardiology and subspecialty training in advanced heart failure, heart transplant and mechanical circulatory support (MCS) at Cedars-Sinai as well. As a resident, Dr. Geft was awarded the Ben Newman Award for Excellence in Patient Care. During fellowship, he received the award for Outstanding Fellow of the Year. In addition to clinical practice, Dr. Geft has a keen interest in research, clinical trials and teaching. He has published and lectured on various topics including pulmonary hypertension, heart transplant, advanced heart failure and MCS.