Muhamed Saric, MD, PhD, FACC, FASE
New York University
Director, Echocardiography Lab
Associate Professor of Medicine

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UMDNJ Fellows
Media Quotes
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Media Quotes

  1. NYU Langone Health Cardiology & Heart Surgery: 2018 Year in Review (December, 2018)
    Our work on TrueVue 3D echocadiographic imaging of the left atrial appendage featured in 2018 Year in Review
    [Review in PDF Format]

  2. Sirius XM Doctor Radio (January 3, 2018)
    Participated in a one-hour radio show on cardiac imaging hosted by Dr. Frederick Feit.

  3. NYU Physician (Winter 2017)
    Featured in the article about the teamwork at that made the first in the world percutaneous transseptal replacement of the mitral valve possible.
    Winter 2017 issue of NYU Physician magazine
    Winter 2017 article on team work at NYU Heart

  4. New York University Langone Medical Center: News & Views Magazine (November 2016)
    Featured in the article about first in the world percutaneous transseptal replacement of the mitral valve
    November 2016 issue of News & Views
    November 2016 article on percutaneous mitral valve replacement
    Short link:

  5. New York University Langone Medical Center - Heart Center Ad Campaign (November 2016)
    Featured in NYU Langone Medical center advertising campaign for the Heart Center:
    Collaboration: NYU Link | Local Link
    Disruption: NYU Link | Local Link
    Innovation: NYU Link | Local Link
    Manifesto: NYU Link | Local Link

  6. New York University Langone Medical Center press release (January 2014)
    Featured in a press release about the achievements of the NYU Cardiovascular Institute with a specific reference to the TUPLE maneuver for 3D TEE imaging of the interatrial septum that was developed in the NYU Echo Lab.

  7. New Jersey WFDU 89.1 FM Radio Station (May 21, 2006)
    Mr. Bob Mann of WFDU-FM, the radio station of the Fairleigh Dickinson University, conducted a 30-minute interview with me regarding the noninvasive detection of coronary artery disease. The audio file of the show is available UMDNJ's HealthLink web site at

  8. New Jersey NJN-TV Station (March 6, 2006)
    Ms. Sara Lee Kessler, the health report of NJN-TV, interviewed me regarding the citrus story previously published in The Philadelphia Inquirer based on the UMDNJ press release.

  9. The Philadelphia Inquirer (February 27, 2006)
    The paper's writer Ms. Virginia A. Smith used the UMDNJ press release to write a brief story on the possible interaction between some citrus fruits and certain cardiac medications.

  10. Associated Press (November 23, 2005)
    Ms. Linda Johnson of Associate Press interviewed me after my article Heart-Healthy Holidays was published on the official UMDNJ - University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey web site.

    The story was carried by New York Newsday and several New Jersey newspapers such as The Press of Atlantic City and Home News Tribune of East Brunswick.

  11. New Jersey WMTR 1250 AM / WWTR-1170AM Radio Station (September 10, 2005)
    I participated together with Dr. Esrig, the head of cardiac surgery at UMDNJ, in the Gloria Rose one-hour talk show discussing best medicinal & surgical interventions for cardiac problems.

  12. New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio Station (March 4, 2005)
    I was interviewed by the NJ 101.5 FM news reporter Ms. Raquel Williams regarding a New England Journal of Medicine study on increased mortality in patients with asymptomatic mitral regurgitation and PISA-derived regurgitant orifice size [N Engl J Med. 2005 Mar 3;352(9):875-83].

  13. Comcast CN8 Television Station (September 27, 2004)
    Real Life with Mary Amoroso, a 30-minute interview with me regarding the issues of coronary artery disease raised by the recent bypass surgery on the former President Clinton was taped on September 9, 2004 and aired on September 27, 2004.

  14. The Baltimore Sun (September 9, 2004)
    A separate quote on the New England Journal of Medicine [N Engl J Med 2004;351:1089-1096] study on sudden death & erythromycin was obtained from me by David Kohn, the health reported of The Baltimore Sun, and published on September 9, 2004.

  15. Associated Press (September 8, 2004)
    My comments on the New England Journal of Medicine study of sudden death risk in erythromycin users [N Engl J Med 2004;351:1089-1096] was quote by Linda Johnson of Associated press on September 8, 2004.

  16. Burlington Times, NJ (August 22, 2004)
    My comment on intracoronary stents was quoted by Anna Nguyen of Burlington Times on August 22, 2004.

  17. The Star-Ledger, Newark, NJ (July 27, 2004)
    My opinions on cholesterol guidelines and statin therapy were quoted (and partly misquoted) by Christine V. Baird on July 27, 2004 in The Star-Ledger, a Newark, NJ daily newspaper.

  18. Associated Press (July 26, 2004)
    My comment about the FDA approval of Vytorin®, a combination of ezetimibe (Zetia®) and simvastatin (Zocor®),  was quoted by Linda Johnson of Associated Press on July 26, 2004.

    This AP story was carried among others by the following newspapers:
    Post-Intelligencer (Seattle, WA) * Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles, CA) *
    Sun-Sentinel (Fort Lauderdale, FL).

  19. Kantonsschule Wettingen, Switzerland (May 2004)
    I was interviewed by Lejla Hasanbegović for her school paper about living in New York City.

  20. The Record, Bergen County, NJ (May 12, 2004)
    My comments regarding the Novartis money-back guarantee program for antihypertensive medications quoted by Lewis Krauskopf of the Bergen Record, a New Jersey daily.

  21. The Star-Ledger, Newark, NJ (February 26, 2004)
    My opinions on the impact of winter on cardiovascular system were quoted by Christine V. Baird on February 26, 2004 in The Star-Ledger, a Newark, NJ daily newspaper.

  22. Associated Press (January 7, 2004)
    My comment about the New England Journal of Medicine study on the use of vasopressin in treating cardiac arrest patients [N Engl J Med 2004;350:105-113] was quoted by Linda Johnson of Associated Press on January 7, 2004.

    The full version of the Associated Press article was carried by:
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Television Stations:
KJRH  (Tulsa, Oklahoma; an NBC affiliate)

US Newspapers:

New York Times Electronic Edition


Desert Sun (Palm Springs, CA)
Modesto Bee (Modesto, CA)
San Francisco Chronicle (San Francisco, CA)

Sun-Sentinel (Ft. Lauderdale, FL)

Journal (New Ulm, MN)

St. Louis Post-Dispatch (St. Louis, MO)

Valley News (West Lebanon, NH)
Daily Gazette (Schenectady, NY)

Butler Eagle (Butler, PA)
The Corry Journal (Corry, PA)

Patriot-News (Harrisburg, PA)
Reading Eagle (Reading, PA)
Standard-Speaker (Hazelton, PA)

Deseret News (Salt Lake City, UT)

Seattle Post-Intelligencer (Seattle, WA)
The Charleston Gazette (Charleston, WV)


International Newspapers

Hamilton Spectator (Ontario, Canada)

Buenos Aires Herald (Argentina)


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