Colin O’Brien, MD


About Dr. Colin O’Brien

4.9 out of 5 (126 ratings)

Dr. Colin O’Brien is a board certified physician in general cardiology. He uses cutting edge diagnostics and evidence-based guidelines to treat his patients while incorporating the patient’s preferences and concerns into the treatment plan.

In addition to general cardiology, he also has experience in managing valvular and structural heart disease. He has additional training in advanced cardiovascular imaging including cardiac echocardiography, cardiac CT and MRI.

Dr. O’Brien receives satisfaction seeing his patients regain their health. He treats his patients like family and takes the time to answer questions, provide options, and communicate promptly and with respect.

Dr. O’Brien enjoys spending time with his wife and chasing after their young children. He also enjoys traveling, baking with his children, and running.

Education & Training

  • Bachelor of Science with honors, Human Biology, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
  • Doctor of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Fellowships in Cardiovascular Disease, Structural Heart Disease Advanced Imaging, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Board Certified
  • Cardiovascular Disease, Board Eligible

Special Interests

  • Noninvasive Cardiology

Awards & Honors

Swearer Center's Royce Fellowship, and the George W. Hagy Prize in Human Biology, Brown University Stanford MedScholar Research Fellowship, Stanford Medical School Medical Housestaff Excellence Award, Beth Israel Deaconness/Harvard Medical School Chief Cardiology Fellow, Emory University

Northside Provider Directory Details

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